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ACSW- Academy of Certified Social Workers.   Certification of Competence by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).  Must have an MSW degree, and have accumulated at least two full years of post-MSW social work experience under the supervision of a masters-level social worker; and completed the ACSW written examination. 

CCC-SLP - Certificate of Clinical Competence: American Speech

Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

EdD - Doctorate in Education

LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  A social worker licensed by the state.  Must have a Masters in Social Work, passed a specialized licensing examination, and completed 3000 hours of supervised practice.

LPC - Licensed Professional Counselor

MA - Master of Arts

MAT - Master of Arts in Teaching

MD - Doctor of Medicine

MEd - Masters in Education

MS - Masters in Science

MSW - Masters of Social Work

NCPT - Nationally Certified Parent Trainer

PhD - Doctor of Philosophy

PLPC - Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor

PLSW - Provisionally Licensed Social Worker.  A social worker who has completed all the requirements for LCSW except for the 3000 hours of supervised practice.  Works under the supervision of an LCSW.

Professional Credentials

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Melissa C. Bozesky, MA, LPC


Licensed Professional Counselor

School Psych Examiner

Carol Riegler Boshart, MSW, LCSW
Carol Breitweiser, BA
Ann Kleitsch, MEd
Katie Placke, MA
Lisa Ross, MSW, LCSW
Nelson Taylor III, MA, LPC
Lindsay Weiss, MA
Alan Zarkowsky, MEd