Chester B. Howard

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD, MSW

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Chester B. Howard, LCSW, BCD, MSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Pasadena
(626) 325-8901

Chester B. Howard

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD, MSW


Location

175 South Lake Avenue
Suite 201
Pasadena, California 91101
(626) 325-8901

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Mr. Howard has been empowering people and organizations for over 34 years. He says, "I teach people like you and me to become their own therapist so that they have greater meaning in their lives, are more productive, and have greater energy." He specializes in helping people take charge of their lives by teaching specific Mental Health Tools and by helping them become more aware of their mind, body, senses and soul in order to change or make healthier choices. Preventing and recovering from depression, anxieties, and traumas are areas many people struggle with - these are areas of focus in his practice.

Tenets of Mr. Howard's work are: - Sensory Awareness - Common-sense intelligence - Integrative Body Psychotherapy - Teaching and Empowering - Encouraging exercise, a balanced diet, and mindfulness experiences

- Working with people from diverse racial and cultural backgrounds - Cross-cultural/multi-cultural therapy to individuals and families and for all types of relationships, issues of racism and justice -Integrative therapy, i.e. Body, Mind, and Soul work using breath, self-release exercises, and understanding so people can have greater balance and a healthier life

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 34 Years
  • School: University of Southern California
  • Year Graduated: 1985
  • License and State: LCS 12691 California

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: UC Berkeley / BA
  • 1976
  • Degree: UCLA / MA
  • 1983

Location

175 South Lake Avenue
Suite 201
Pasadena, California 91101
(626) 325-8901

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Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Parenting
  • Sensory Awareness, Transpersonal Issues
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Asian
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Common Sense and Empowerment Consultations
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Integrative Body Psychotherapy
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Psychodynamic
  • Sensory Awareness
  • Somatic
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Chester B. Howard, LCSW, BCD, MSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Pasadena

Chester B. Howard

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD, MSW