Deanna Ferrell, LCSW-C, has been working in the field of behavioral health for over 30 years. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree from Notre Dame University of Maryland (formerly the College of Notre Dame of Maryland) and her Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Maryland. Deanna has worked in a variety of settings serving children, adolescents, adults, and families. She has over 10 years of experience with Springboard Community Services (formerly Family and Children’s Services ) specializing in trauma treatment using trauma informed treatment strategies including Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (TF-CBT). Deanna also has experience in helping individuals and families cope with mood disorders, grief and loss, attention deficit disorders, personality disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder, and behavioral challenges. Deanna uses a person centered approach encouraging and supporting clients in identifying their strengths and developing strategies for using these strengths to achieve their goals.