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Cheryl Jones-Dix - USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. Los Angeles, CA, US

Cheryl Jones-Dix Cheryl Jones-Dix

Part-Time Lecturer | USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Cheryl Jones-Dix has over 40 years’ experience of working with families, couples, and individuals

Biography

I have over 40 years’ experience of working with families, couples, and individuals. I provide play therapy and Gestalt therapy in my work with children and teens. I earned my Masters in Social Work from Smith College School of Social Work in 1972. I have been training in couples therapy with Dr. Wendy Cherry, the co-director of the Couples & Sex Therapy Training Program at UCLA.

For 16 years I provided psychotherapeutic services for Los Angeles School District for children and their families. For I0 years, I worked as the lead clinician and manager of the Long Beach offices of the out-patient mental health clinics for FHP, an HMO. I have been trained in Trauma therapy and in Cognitive Behavioral therapy. I also have worked extensively with those experiencing grief and loss. My professional interests include advances in Attachment Theory and Mindfulness.

Education (1)

Smith College School of Social Work: MSW 1972

Areas of Expertise (6)

Attachment Theory Couples Therapy Empathic Psychodynamic Therapy Social Work Gestalt Therapy Psychotherapeutic Services

Industry Expertise (4)

Health Care - Providers Social Services Education/Learning Health and Wellness

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