Carynne D. Williams, MSW, LCSW

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I earned a Master of Social Work degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I also have a Master of Public Administration degree from North Carolina Central University and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University.  I have been licensed as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in North Carolina for many years.

Over the course of my career, I have provided psychotherapy in a wide range of clinical settings including practice in federal and state agencies. 

I have a passion for helping others and have been able to do so with clients ranging in age from four to 80 years old.  I have a distinct passion and proven talent for working with marriages and families  

I don't believe in a one size fits all approach to treatment.  Instead, I prefer a pragmatic approach that makes use of skills developed from my training in psychodynamic, CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy), and DBT (dialectical behavioral therapy).  I also use techniques from motivational Interviewing, solution-focused, and psychoeducational treatment approaches.  

Belief in addressing the needs of the whole person- emotionally, physically, spiritually, and socially is at the core of my interactions with clients.

My own faith and spiritual beliefs fuel my passion for people- their restoration and healing.