Benjamin Yaroch holds degrees from George Mason University (BA; English and Social Work) and West Virginia University (Masters of Social Work, MSW). Benjamin has 23 years of post-graduate experience with children, adolescents and families. Working with adolescents/youth and families sometimes means addressing challenging behaviors that can include resistance to authority, school problems, chronic and persistent rule breaking, personal trauma, illegal behaviors andviolence. Benjamin enjoys working directly with schools, the Court, adult/juvenile probation and children and youth services. Benjamin treats adults and adolescents seeking assistance for mental health needs and/or life problems that require special attention. Benjamin has many years of experience working well with the Court system, often providing Court ordered assessments and treatment.
Lastly, Benjamin is dedicated to treating children, adolescents and young adults with acute or chronic concerns of problematic sexual behaviors and/or sexually harmful behaviors. Benjamin is dedicated to ending sexual and physical violence against children and adolescents. Please know that you are welcomed to reach out to Benjamin to talk about ways to treat problematic sexual behaviors.
Licensures, Trainings, Memberships and Certifications Include:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Academy of Certified Social Worker (ACSW)
Association of Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA), Clinical Member
American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children (APSAC)
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Professionally Trained In:
Partnership for Families Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (AFCBT)
Services for Adolescent and Family Enrichment (SAFE)
Services aimed at Fire Education and treatment for youth (SAFETY)