Dr. Stephen Stewart is a new addition to Guada Psych who brings a wide array of clinical experience spanning over 10 years. Dr. Steve works with clients across the lifespan and has experience working with youth and adults in a variety of settings, including in-patient hospitalization, intensive out-patient, community mental health, school-based, and correctional settings. He enjoys using a client-centered approach where the client is the expert of their own lives and Dr. Steve can help guide them to an attainable and goal-oriented solution.
Dr. Steve has a strong educational background. He graduated from Indiana University in 2012 with BAs in human development and family studies and minors in psychology, sociology, and human sexuality. He then attained his first master’s degree in marriage and family therapy from Purdue University in 2015. Dr. Steve completed his educational journey by attending The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2018 where he earned a secondary master’s degree in psychology, an education specialist degree in school psychology and a doctoral degree in school psychology with a concentration in clinical psychology.
Areas of Expertise and Fun Fact!
Dr. Steve has experience working with clients who struggle with a variety of presenting issues that include but are not limited to individual, family, or relational challenges. He is experienced treating depression and anxiety disorders, trauma-related challenges, addiction, youth behavioral challenges, and ADHD. He also has a strong theoretical foundation and uses a range of therapeutic modalities depending on the presenting issues and goals of therapy. Dr. Steve enjoys creating memories with his family and playing with his young daughter, who is the highlight of his world! He often takes her to the park and enjoys spending time with her when he isn’t busy with work related tasks. Dr. Steve also enjoys making sure others are happy and are having a great time in social settings. He has never met a stranger!