Rick Dawson, MSW, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Licensed Clinical Social Worker DamascusRick is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Damascus Oregon. He received his Master of Social Work degree from the University of Nevada. He has 20 years of experience as a group facilitator, individual and family therapist, and and has worked as a substance abuse counselor. Rick provides counseling to adolescents, adults, individuals, couples, and families.

He works with a large range of issues, including adjustment to life changes, depression, anxiety, drug and alcohol issues and issues of elderly individuals.

Rick began his career in an inpatient hospital setting in 1992. He has worked with clients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. He is experienced with a variety of therapeutic techniques and works from a strengths based perspective to best fit the clients’ needs.

Rick practices at the Damascus clinic..