Amber Rakoczy, LCSW—Owner/Therapist
Amber is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She graduated from Valparaiso University with a Bachelor’s in Social Work and Psychology; and earned a Master’s in Social Work from Columbia University in New York. Throughout her career, Amber has worked with children and families in mental health, juvenile justice, school, and child welfare settings.
Amber thoroughly enjoys helping others identify their strengths, and feels honored to be invited into people’s lives each day. She typically utilizes solution-focused, strength-based approaches in her treatment to help individuals develop and strengthen skills to manage challenges; and is particularly focused on helping individuals navigate transitions. She is also a certified mediator, and experiencing in helping establish co-parenting plans with families experiencing separation, divorce, or other challenges.
Amber is passionate about the works she does, and is consistently looking for ways to improve services and outcomes. She strongly believes that through true engagement, collaboration, and hard work we can make a difference with individuals, families, and communities.