Hello, I am Tyishia James. I am a licensed Social Worker in the states of New York and New Jersey. I have over 15 years of experience in the field of Social Services in a variety of capacities including adults, children and families.
I completed my undergraduate studies at Long Island University with a major in Sociology and Anthropology and my graduated studies were completed at Queens college where I majored in Urban Studies and at Kean University in New Jersey where I completed my MSW degree. I am an empathic clinician and pride myself in providing a therapeutic environment that is safe and supportive.
I am a clinician who firmly believes clients are experts on themselves and I am here to provide additional support to assist clients reach their individual goals. I understand all individuals have experienced trauma within their lives and the result can directly impact an individuals ability to reach their full potential.
As a clinician cultural awareness is a significant factor in the engagement process and understanding we all have different views and beliefs that make us the amazing human beings we are.
I am excited to go along this amazing journey with you and congratulations on taking this first step.
Master of Social Work
Masters in Urban Studies
Bachelors in Sociology
Long Island University