Turkessa Demisse, Ph.D, LMSW


Turkessa Demisse earned a Doctorate in Social Work from Morgan State University in Baltimore and a Master Degree in Clinical Social Work from Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. With her experience in domestic violence, substance abuse, mental health and child welfare, she brings years of diverse clinical experience working with individuals, families and groups.

Ms. Demisse is a warm and skilled therapist who prizes peace of mind and balanced living as the most precious outcomes of healing and change. Because every client is different, she uses an assortment of therapies and techniques to facilitate growth. In an accepting and non-judgmental way, she addresses a wide range of issues that including but not limited to

●        Anger Management

●        Anxiety/Depression/Mood Disorders

●        Co-occurring disorders

●        Domestic Violence

●        Grief/Loss

●        Low Self-Esteem

●        Parenting Issues

●        Relationship Challenges

●        Substance Abuse

●        Stress

●        Trauma 

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