Joy D. Bennett is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and Certified Family Court Mediator.about-joy-bennett1 Joy specializes in therapy with children and family therapy for divorcing and blended families. She also enjoys doing Individual Therapy and couples therapy with adults. Joy has twenty-five years of experience providing support and assistance to people and seventeen years providing clinical therapy.
Joy believes that therapy involves the search for the better direction, that we all have the freedom to choose a different path. She is respectful of individual choices and encourages clients to work at the pace that is right for each person. In her work with adults with relationship problems, anxiety and depression, Joy helps individuals find their own unique solution using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). CBT is an evidence-based treatment that is action-oriented and is shown to be highly effective. In addition, Joy uses Solution-focused strategies that teach clients to hold themselves accountable. Joy works together with clients to help them find meaning in their lives. This allows them to find their unique place in the world. Joys goal is to have her clients develop a sense of power that enables them to make choices and choose their own path within their unique circumstances.