Rebecca Nickerson, Graduate Clinical Social Work Intern

Mental Health Therapist

Rebecca is a Graduate Clinical Social Work Intern completing her final clinical placement. She is enrolled in the Master of Social Work program at Virginia Commonwealth University. Rebecca enjoys working with adults, older adolescents, and LGBTQIA+ individuals who are experiencing anxiety, depression, relationship challenges, and other life stressors. She focuses on creating a safe, supportive environment in which clients can pursue personal growth, deeper self-understanding, and relief from symptoms. Rebecca has a Ph.D. in East Asian Languages and Cultures from the University of Illinois and enjoys working with individuals in the international community, government, the US military, and academia.