Beverly A. Rankin, MA, MSSW, LCSW, PIP

Beverly is a Licensed Certified Social Worker who has taught and practiced social work theories and interventions for over thirty years. She was a faculty member in Auburn University at Montgomery’s Department of Sociology and Social Work for over 25 years and served on numerous community organization boards. She has extensive inpatient and outpatient experience in providing individual therapy to young adults and adults as well as therapy for couples, families, and groups. Her areas of expertise include anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorders, relationship issues, co-dependency issues, difficulties in adjusting to major life transitions, divorce adjustment, family of origin issues, empty nest issues, loss, the aging process, retirement, gerontology, and recovering from trauma. She uses an integrative, client-centered approach, and techniques including CBT, CPT, family systems, problem-solving, motivational interviewing techniques. Her goal is to help individuals feel safe and comfortable as they explore new ways of understanding and coping with life issues and finding satisfaction and meaning in life. Beverly is now accepting new patients at our Montgomery location.