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Kendall Gaspari, LLMSW

Insurance: Bills BCBS under her supervising therapist, Amy Plavnick, LMSW

Kendall Gaspari, LLMSW, is a limited licensed clinical Social Worker who specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) in children, adolescents, and young adults. She earned her Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan in 2020, studying Mental Health and Interpersonal Practice, and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and Behavior from the University of Notre Dame in 2017. Kendall recently completed a year-long clinical internship at Michigan Medicine’s Child and Adolescent Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic, where she received extensive training in treating children and teens with OCD and anxiety disorders using various evidence-based treatments.

Through her training, Kendall has obtained advanced education in numerous modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Parent Management Training (PMT). Kendall has experience utilizing these skills in treatment of Generalized Anxiety, Social Anxiety, Separation Anxiety, Panic Disorder, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. She continues to advance her skills by receiving supervision from expert clinicians affiliated with the Anxiety and OCD Treatment Center. Kendall strives to create a safe and comfortable environment for her clients and their families in order to pave the way towards overcoming obstacles and achieving their potential.