Provider Type: Therapist
Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+
Damien Jackson, LCSW, sees therapy as a partnership between himself and the client. He creates a calm, safe, non-judgmental environment to help clients feel comfortable and build rapport. Damien's goal is to empower each individual towards change.
Damien earned an MSW from Loyola University Chicago and psychology degree from Southern Illinois University. He is a qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional with over 13 years experience working with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities in residential placement, social service agencies, and private homes.
In therapy, Damien uses active listening, genuineness, and empathy. His treatment method includes psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, Acceptance Commitment Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. In every case, he tailors his treatment style to meet individual needs.