Ann Geismar

  • Florida
  • Information updated 3 weeks ago

About Ann Geismar's service

Ann Geismar is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) in the state of Florida. With extensive experience in the field of Gerontology, Aging, Care Management, and working with adults dealing with grief and loss, Ann has dedicated her entire professional career to assisting adults, seniors, and families in adjusting to various challenges. These challenges include grief, medical impairments, Dementia-related conditions, anxiety, and depression. Ann is also well-versed in Senior Living, home safety, somatic preoccupation, adjustment disorders, and other difficulties that seniors encounter throughout the aging process. She understands the importance of seniors’ autonomy and independence while simultaneously ensuring their health, safety, and well-being. Ann’s approach is solution-focused, incorporating a cognitive-behavioral approach to therapy. For seniors with Dementia or cognitive impairments, she provides testing, verbal and visual cueing techniques, as well as supportive intervention, family therapy, and caregiver counseling and support. Additionally, Ann has expertise in helping adults experiencing grief and loss, whether from divorce, death, or estrangement. She recognizes that these circumstances can lead to anxiety, depression, anger, sadness, guilt, or other emotions related to the loss

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Career difficulties
  • Compassion fatigue
  • Coping with life changes
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Family conflicts
  • Grief
  • Intimacy-related issues
  • Parenting issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Sleeping disorders
  • Stress
  • Trauma and abuse

Additional areas

  • Abandonment
  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • and OCD
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Body Image
  • Cancer
  • Caregiver Issues and Stress
  • Chronic Pain Illness and Disability
  • Codependency
  • Commitment Issues
  • Communication Problems
  • Compulsions
  • Control Issues
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Eating and Food-Related Issues

Therapeutic approaches

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Imago Relationship Therapy
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Somatic Therapy

Languages Spoken

  • English

Ann Geismar is serving from:

Florida

Welcoming International Clients?

No

Years in practice

25 years

NPI number

1689297897

License Details

FL LCSW SW3160

License: LCSW

Florida

License number: SW3160

Expires at 2025-03-31

License: LISW

Iowa

number: 90693

Expires at 2024-12-31

License: LSCSW

Kansas

number: LSCSW 05796

Expires at 2024-06-30

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