Contact Rick at 513.791.5990
Rick Kasper is a Clinical Social Worker with Supervision
designation independently licensed in the State of Ohio. His professional credentials are
L.I.S.W.-S. Rick has thirty years of
counseling experience, doing addiction counseling for the first seven years,
and individual, couples, and family counseling for twenty-three years.
A consistent theme in Rick’s approach is respect for each
individual person, acceptance and support of the person’s past and present
struggles, and providing hope for the future.
He focuses on the person’s strengths and encourages them to make changes
to get more of what they want in life and who they want to be: the best vision and version of
themselves. To make this a reality, Rick
utilizes Motivational Interviewing, Reality Therapy--a specific form of
Cognitive/Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, EMDR
trauma processing, and Psycho-Dynamic Therapies.
Rick enjoys working with adolescents, adults, couples, and
families. He believes that honest
communication is a key component of healing and recovery. Rick also believes that each person’s sense
of meaning and spirituality can be a valuable support for their healing and
Rick has a Masters in Social Work from the University of
Kentucky, a Master of Arts degree from the University of Dayton, and a Master
of Divinity degree from St. Leonard College Franciscan School of Theology. He is also certified in Reality Therapy and
has training in EMDR and Mindfulness techniques.