Barbara Lewison

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

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Barbara Lewison

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW


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Barbara Lewison, LCSW, LLC
209-B Swanton Way
Suite 104
Decatur, Georgia 30030
(762) 214-2456

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Barbara Lewison, LCSW
Atlanta, Georgia 30333
(762) 214-2456
Announcement icon Now offering HIPAA compliant video sessions for my existing clients, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please call me for details and be well.
Have you been feeling stuck, anxious, depressed or overwhelmed? Are you feeling numb or doing things to numb out intense feelings, emotional pain, or flashbacks? Are past traumas & relationship issues affecting your current relationships? Please don't lose hope - you are not alone. I'm down to earth, and accepting of diverse cultures, backgrounds, beliefs, and genders. For the past 30 years, I've been dedicated to my professional development and motivated to help adults heal and recover from traumas, mental health & coexisting chronic medical issues, relationship conflicts & stressful life transitions.
Ready to nurture yourself? Whether you choose to nip things in the bud, or get to the roots, I offer respect and compassion for your journey. My specialties are trauma/PTSD, body-image or eating problems, dual-diagnosis, chronic pain & medical illnesses. Trained in CBT, DBT, HRT, Exposure & Response Prevention (ERP) for single incident traumas and OCD.
Welcome to an affirming place to blossom and thrive! I'm direct, compassionate, and use evidence based treatment methods, incorporating experiential, creative, expressive, somatic & holistic therapies for healing when appropriate. In collaboration, let's find the best approach for your goals. Please call and leave a message for a consult or appointment.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 30 Years
  • School: University of Georgia
  • Year Graduated: 2008
  • License and State: CSW005910 Georgia

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Currently applying for additional panels.
  • Medicare
  • Please call to discuss questions about my fees.
  • Superbill provided for Insurance (out of network)
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NASW, GSCSW, and CSWA
  • Certificate Date: 2005
  • Certificate: IAEDP, ISSTD, and TLC
  • Certificate Date: 2017

Barbara Lewison's Groups

Eating Disorders and Body Image Process Group

Do you struggle with negative body image and unhealthy eating patterns? This is a group for adults (18 & up) to process feelings and learn positive coping skills to deal with negative stereotypes and attitudes about self & body-image, guilt, shame and other feelings related to eating and weight, exercise, compensatory & eating-related behaviors. Closed group beginning in April, 2019. Please call to express your interest: (706) 389-0527.

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Location

Barbara Lewison, LCSW, LLC
209-B Swanton Way
Suite 104
Decatur, Georgia 30030
(762) 214-2456
Ask about video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Barbara Lewison, LCSW
Atlanta, Georgia 30333
(762) 214-2456
Specialties
  • Eating Disorders
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Caregiver Stress, Medical illness or traumas.
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Trauma and Dissociation (DID/DDNOS).
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Exposure Response Prevention (ERP)
  • Family Systems
  • Holistic, Complementary & Alternative Medicine
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Online/Phone Counseling

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Last Modified: 26 Mar 2020
Barbara Lewison, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Decatur

Barbara Lewison

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW