Gardan Speights, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 12 years of experience in the field of mental health with a focus on children and adolescent behavioral health challenges.
She specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavioral Modification with families struggling with challenging behaviors in the home with their children, Motivational Interviewing and is Dialectical Behavior Therapy informed. Gardan has an extensive history working with adults with developmental disabilities and co-morbid mental health challenges, in the criminal justice system, and in one of the largest inpatient behavioral health hospitals in NJ. Gardan is a NJ State Clinical Supervisor and enjoys mentoring and supervising clinicians seeking clinical licensure. Gardan believes that “what’s broken can be mended. What hurts can be healed. And no matter how dark it gets; the sun is going to rise again” ~ Unknown