Provider Name: Latesha Newson
Credentials: MSW, LCSW
Latesha Newson, MSW, LCSW is a licensed clinical social worker. She is a graduate of Governors State University where she received her bachelor’s in psychology with a concentration in mental health and master’s degree in Social Work with a concentration in children and families. Latesha is passionate about helping others gain stability through wholeness. She has 14 years of experience as a provider in behavioral health services to the following populations: children and adolescents, families, geriatric, and intellectual disabilities
Latesha’s specialty is trauma, and she has 7 years’ experience providing trauma informed cognitive behavioral therapy to children and families in child welfare. The modalities of theraputic practice that Latesha is well versed in include trauma informed cognitive behavioral therapy, family therapy, grief therapy, and play therapy with children.