Brookelynn Harness, LCSW (she/her)
Brookelynn is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a passion for helping others reach their full potential and live whole-hearted lives. Brookelynn provides a warm and welcoming space to individuals from all backgrounds. She specializes in working with clients who are struggling with issues regarding trauma, boundary-setting, depression, anxiety, grief/loss, refugee resettlement, and interpersonal problems. She believes in a humanistic person-centered approach that targets the negative core beliefs that are driving thoughts and behaviors that we may wish to change. She has a background in working with adults with severe mental illness and/or a substance use disorder in a community mental health setting. She was trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) in 2020. She sees children, adolescents, and adults.
She is a graduate of the Kent School of Social Work at the University of Louisville where she received her Bachelor’s in Social Work (BSW) with a minor in Spanish in 2017 and went on to receive her Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) with a specialization in Mental Health in 2018. During her BSW program, she completed a year-long internship at a domestic violence and sexual assault center and studied abroad for a semester in Salamanca, Spain. During the MSSW program, she completed a two-week student exchange program in Munich, Germany visiting local nonprofits and social work agencies. Her second year-long internship was at a refugee resettlement agency focusing on mental health crisis intervention and case management. After graduate school, she taught English in a local school in Palma de Mallorca, Spain for one year. Her experiences abroad have furthered her practice of mindfulness and deepened her respect for cultural values.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with loved ones, playing with her two cats, being in nature, and reading. She also enjoys meditation.
Brookelynn is currently only accepting private pay rates for individuals who do not have insurance or do not wish to use insurance. To schedule with Brookelynn, please call (502) 966-7392