Sarah Schadewald, LCSW
Sarah Schadewald, LCSW, PMH-C is a licensed clinical social worker, an MSC Level III Psychotherapist, and is certified in perinatal mental health. Sarah provides virtual visits only at this time. Her kind, compassionate nature as well as her skill and experience make her a wonderful fit for postpartum parents seeking support. Sarah also treats anxiety, depression, stress management and adjustment difficulties in the counseling setting. She provides individual and couples therapy to ages 15 and up.
Sarah has been providing counseling services to a number of populations since 2010. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Michigan Tech University; and went onto complete her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Western Michigan University
Sarah began her career in Community Mental Health, working with those involved in the criminal justice system, who oftentimes were also battling addiction. She began to develop an understanding of how much recovery is a community effort. Sarah continued her work by gaining experience in supporting the adolescent population during their transition to the teenage years and into adulthood. Eventually, she moved into Women’s Health services and is certified in Perinatal Mental Health.
Sarah specializes in working with adolescents and adults, ages 15 and above, facing issues surrounding Depressive Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Stress, Self-Esteem, Communication and Relationships. She likes to use a variety of approaches with her clients including Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Her primary goal with every client is to work with them with where they are at when they come in for counseling, and to cultivate a relationship with her clients to empower them during sessions.
In her free time, Sarah enjoys spending time in the mountains, off-roading, hiking, and traveling. She has three dogs which she admits can be hectic, but wouldn’t trade it for anything.