Rosanna Burden is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Board-Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC). Rosanna received her graduate degree at the University of Texas at San Antonio and her undergraduate degree the University of the Incarnate Word.
Rosanna primarily has experience working with children and adolescents alongside their families in an acute, crisis setting, as well as in a school setting. Rosanna helps youth to manage their feelings of self-doubt and low self-worth, self-harm, anger management, identity issues (related to familial structures, LGBTQ, gender, economic status, and racial/ethnic affiliations), grief and loss, and mental health concerns (including, but limited to, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and ADHD). Rosanna has most recently worked with the geriatric population in nursing homes, in which the work focused on grief and loss concerns, life transitioning, family engagement, and end of life issues. Although the following populations are where Rosanna has the most knowledge, she also has experience with military and military families (as well as having been a military dependent as both a child and currently a spouse), adults with substance abuse and co-occurring mental health concerns, and with adults with acute, mental health issues. Future goals for Rosanna becoming certified as an infertility counselor. Rosanna has already gone through training to become a LCSW supervisor, and she is in the process of submitting paperwork to be recognized in the state of Texas.
Rosanna’s approach to counseling is strengths and solution focused. Rosanna has extensive knowledge in cognitive and dialectical behavioral therapy techniques as well as trauma informed interventions and approaches. Rosanna also utilizes mindfulness and narrative techniques to increase client’s participation and awareness. Rosanna believes in the inherent worth of all of her clients, and she aims to provide a feeling of safety and security during her sessions while also continuously challenging her clients in reaching their goals. Rosanna has experience in providing individual, family, and group therapy.