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About Simone Riggs



 Simone Riggs is a licensed clinical social worker specializing in couples, groups and individual therapy.

With over 17 years of experience as a therapist, Simone has worked in the fields of corrections, criminal justice, EAP and private practice.  She is currently serving as a private practitioner and enjoys leading groups, couples and individuals down a path toward positive change and growth.

Simone focuses on short-term solution-focused therapy and uses her extensive experience in cognitive-behavioral therapy to help guide her.  She has worked with clients suffering from many disorders and from all walks of life.  She welcomes everyone and strives to provide an environment that is open, welcoming, safe and supportive. Her goal is to provide you with new skills and tools to help develop insight and resolution during these difficult times.

Contact Simone Riggs at 734-799-4641 or
Email

Education
Master of Business Administration, Eastern Michigan University,
  2005

Master of Social Work, San Diego State University, 1997

Bachelor of Arts, University of Arizona, 1994

License, Certifications and Awards
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, State of Michigan #6801073097
MRT-Moral Reconation Therapy, Certified Trainer and Instructor
Washtenaw County Sheriff Office, Outstanding Employee 2003,
  Outstanding Service 2004

Additional Training
Solution Focused Couples Therapy
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation-Group and
  Individual Crisis
 Intervention
Understanding Personality Disorders
Ethics for Social Work
Depression and Suicide
Postpartum Depression
Alcohol, Alcohol Abuse, Alcohol Dependence
Meaning of Menopause
Health Issues Distinctive to Women
Ethics in Pain Management
PTSD and Adjustment Disorder
Anxiety, Insomnia and Depression
Anti-Anxiety Drugs
Law and Ethics in Counseling
Brain and Stress: Disorders and Coping Strategies
Eating Disorders
Depression and the Brain
The Aging Brain
Stop Losing Sleep
Stimulants