Charles (Ryan) Patterson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and graduate of Washington University in St. Louis. During his many years of practice, Ryan has acquired experience and expertise working with a wide array of clients as they overcome challenges ranging from trauma and addiction to anxiety. Ryan is proficient with a number of clinical modalities and has worked as a clinical consultant and trainer throughout the St. Louis region and Missouri. When he’s not engaged in his work as a therapist, Ryan can usually be found running in the park, at an art house movie theatre, or working on his shadow puppet collection. Ryan is a big believer in focusing one’s energy on what’s important and learning to let go of life’s transitory riff raff.