LaChelle Barnett, LCSW, LCAC
LaChelle Barnett, LCSW, LCAC, is the CEO of a nonprofit in South Bend, IN. She is a psychotherapist at Oaklawn Psychiatric Center, specializing in working with clients who have both trauma and addiction issues. She is a professor at Indiana University teaching groups classes to undergraduate students. In addition, she works as a consultant speaking at various conferences and events on various clinical issues.
She earned her Masters Degree in Social Work from Indiana University and a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Sociology from the University of Dayton, additionally she is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and licensed clinical addictions counselor (LCAC). She is currently pursuing her doctorate degree.
LaChelle has been trained in multiple treatment modalities including Eye Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Moral Recognition Therapy (MRT), Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI). In addition, she is trained in Batters Intervention Program (BIP). She has years of experience working with mental health patients in the areas of both trauma and addiction.