Dr. Joe Serrano is a psychologist with over 14 years of varied clinical experiences in community mental health counseling centers, private practices, and inpatient facilities across the Midwest. He is extremely skilled at providing patients a route towards their goals and guiding them along this journey. He works with teens, young and middle-aged adults, and elderly patients.
Strong Educational Background
Dr. Serrano attended Northern Illinois University where he earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology. He then completed his master’s degree in counseling at Indiana’s Ball State University in 2008. In 2012, he began a doctoral program in clinical psychology from Adler University in Chicago and graduated in 2017. During his rigorous studies, Dr. Serrano began building his client-centered approach and style of practicing clinical psychology.
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Serrano has been working with us for many months now, and his patients have been vocal about their positive experiences with him. He treats a range of difficulties, including anxiety, depression, ADHD, trauma related issues, relational troubles, and more.
Joe enjoys using his depth of knowledge in psychology and comic book characters to help his patients if this can be useful. You can catch Dr. Serrano at Comic Con in Indiana in October (2021) presenting on the following topics: Learning Growth and Healing Through the Use of Comic Books, The Anti-Hero's Journey: The Walk Between Good and Evil, Reading Without Words: The Use of Comic Books as a Tool For Literacy, Falling and Redeemed: Developing Iconic Characters from Trauma, and many more interesting topics!