About Jane Gould

Jane Gould, , LICSW, LCSW-C, LCSW, MSW, M Phil

I use a variety of techniques that allow you to access and deal with the source of your distress in non-verbal ways.  I am experienced in working with trans issues; I am kink aware.  You can rely on my non-judgmental approach and total confidentiality and support.

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
Master of Social Work, Catholic University of America
Licensed Clinical Worker in DC, Maryland and Virginia
Certificate in Trauma Treatment from the University of Maryland
Certificate in Trauma Treatment II from the Institute for Advanced Psychotherapy
Trauma Course from the International Society for the Study of Dissociation and Trauma
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) training

LANGUAGES
English
European cultural competence from living in London and Paris, widely traveled in Europe
Lifelong fascination with Asian cultures
Certified teacher of English as a Second Language, specializing in working with students from Japan

 SPECIALTIES/PRACTICE

  • Trauma and sexual abuse/PTSD, including Dissociative Identity Disorder

  • Transgender issues and transitioning

  • Severe and chronic mental illness; also in conjunction with developmental delays or autism