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Keisha A. Savage is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with a Supervision Designation (LISW-S) in the state of Ohio. She holds a Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW) from The Ohio State University. She graduated from Cleveland State University with undergraduate and graduate degrees in Sociology. Her degrees in Sociology focus on Race, Class, and Gender Inequality as well as Family Systems, with a minor in African American Studies. Keisha is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).
Keisha has over 12 years of experience working with a diverse population of individuals, children, and families in Franklin County with multifaceted issues surrounding the abuse and neglect of children. She has worked with clients in clinical and community settings. Keisha has worked with individuals who have experienced physical/sexual abuse and neglect, behavioral issues, intimate partner violence, substance use, anxiety, depression (including postpartum depression), relationship challenges, life transitions, grief/loss, trauma, and stress. Keisha's professional areas of interest include self-esteem, stress, family conflict, racial identity, ethnic/cultural issues, minority issues, women's issues, and the intersection of race, culture, class, gender, spirituality and mental wellness.
Keisha is a daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, veteran, and human. She has trust in the therapeutic process and is dedicated to reducing the stigma of mental illness. She has a personal interest working with groups affected by cultural trauma. She is a believer in holistic treatment and practices veganism, yoga, and meditation in her personal life. Keisha loves plants, growing vegetables, and is an unofficial member of The Beyhive.