Jennifer Anderson, MSW, LCSW, BCD
Jennifer Anderson, MSW, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Jennifer is a graduate of the University of North Dakota Graduate School of Social Work earning a Master's degree in Social Work. She began her career as a in-patient therapist at Prairie St. John's, a local psychiatric hospital, then later as an out-patient clinical therapist at Catholic Charities North Dakota until Jennifer started Redeeming Grace Counseling, PLLC November 5, 2018.
Jennifer holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. In addition, Jennifer has sought out specialized training and supervision in leading evidence-based treatment modalities.
Jennifer is licensed in North Dakota, Minnesota, and in Arizona.
Jennifer offers Catholic Christian faith-based counseling for those individuals, couples, and families who wish to integrate aspects of their faith and spirituality into therapy.
Jennifer is on the board for Region XIII (MN, ND, SD) for the Catholic Psychotherapy Association where she is active with the membership committee. She is actively recruiting CPA members as clinicians, faculty, and students. Jennifer serves on the Redeemed Women's Conference for the Diocese of Fargo.
Jennifer started Redeeming Grace Counseling in November 2018. Her goal is to grow the practice to fit the needs of the Catholic layperson, religious, parishes and the Dioceses. Jennifer practices the Catholic faith and respects all view-points, faiths and spiritual traditions. Jennifer is married to Greg and has two adult children. Jennifer and Greg are active members of the Cathedral of St. Mary and she volunteers her time as Lector, Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion, and Adoration.
Jennifer is licensed in North Dakota with a LCSW license. Her license # is 4646. The licensing board is called the North Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners. She can see clients face to face in her Fargo, ND office or across North Dakota via telehealth.
Jennifer is also licensed in Minnesota with a LICSW license. Her license # is 29781. The licensing board is called the Minnesota Board of Social Work. She can see clients living in Minnesota via telehealth.
Jennifer is also license in Arison with a LCSW license. Her license # is 20134. The licensing board is called The Board of Behavioral Health Sciences. She can see clients living in Arizona via telehealth.
Jennifer has reached the highest level by being certified as a Board Certifed Diplomate.
The American Board of Clinical Social Work (ABCSW) is the national standard-setting organization for the profession of Clinical Social Work. The ABCSW sets and promotes national practice standards, publishes position statements, issues the Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (BCD) credentials for advanced clinical generalists, clinical supervisors, children/families practitioners and psychoanalysts, and maintains an online directory of certificants.
What is the BCD?
In the profession of Clinical Social Work, the Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (BCD) is the premier advanced-generalist practice certification. Those who hold it have met the highest standards in clinical education, training and experience, and they are recognized for quality practice by courts, other professionals, consumers, government agencies, insurers and healthcare companies.