Kasia Caldwell, LCSW

ILA Founder/ Clinical Social Work Practitioner

Kasia  graduated from the University of Utah with her Master’s degree in social work (MSW) in May 2015.  Kasia is currently licensed in the states of Nevada and Utah. Kasia is certified in many clinical modalities including:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT)

  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

  • Cognitive Behavioral Intervention for Trauma in Schools (CBITS)

  • Bounce Back (Elementary School Based Trauma Curriculum)

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT - Light Skills Based) 

  • Collaborative and Proactive Solutions (CPS)

  • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)

  • Parts & Memory Therapy 

Kasia has worked as a clinical social worker in the following settings and continues to provide contract/ consultation and training services in these areas:

 

  • Residential Substance Abuse Treatment/ Recovery

  • Aging Adults

  • School Social Work  

    • Restorative Practices​

    • Collaborative and Proactive Solutions (CPS)

    • Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)

    • Trauma-Informed Practice in Schools (CBITS and Bounceback)

  • Residential Psychiatric Mental Health (Adolescents)

  • Grief (Death and Dying)

  • Individual / Family / Group Therapy 

  • Trauma-Informed Mental Health Treatment - Certified Trauma Specialist

In addition to the traditional clinical therapeutic modalities, Kasia is also a Certified Reiki Master Teacher (RMT) in Traditional Usui Reiki and Karuna Holy Fire Reiki and provides individual healing treatments and teaches Reiki certification classes for school-based professionals, social workers, and other natural healers.

Some of Kasia’s greatest accomplishments are being a wife to her husband, Larry, and mother to her six amazing children: Maggie, Nona, Sarah, Robbie, Michael, and Sophia. She lives in Las Vegas, NV.

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Kasia Caldwell Kids

Leslie Trammell, MS

CPC Intern

Leslie graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She obtained her Masters of Science in Clinical Professional Counseling from Grand Canyon University in April 2016.

Leslie’s passion is to help others break free from feeling stuck in pain from the past. She knows it can be exhausting. She is a great listener who reserves judgment and strives to make her clients feel safe and comfortable. It is her passion to help clients find hope, happiness, and balance in life.

 

Leslie works with individual clients and specializes in helping with difficult life transitions such as becoming an “empty-nester,” moving from high school to college, divorce, loss of job, loss of relationships, new parent, or faith transitions.  With transition, other challenges like anxiety, depression, and grief may come. Leslie works with clients to help them facilitate their desired changes and acquire coping skills. She works with individual clients aged 18 and older. She enjoys working with mature adults who are  65+. She is a strong LGBTQIA+ ally.

In her spare time, Leslie enjoys going to concerts, reading, and writing and has even published a young adult romance novel. She loves to cook, camp, swim, go to Disneyland and play on the beaches of California but most of all she loves spending time with her family.

Andrea Garn, MSW, CD (DONA)

Certified Social Worker

Andrea received a Master's in Social Work from Utah Valley University.  She has many years of experience in medical social work, peer parenting, military family readiness, and as a pregnancy & postpartum doula.  She loves to travel, bake, practice Qi Gong, and get to know other humans. 

Andrea believes every person has the ability to change, grow, and thrive. Her goal is to offer a safe and supportive environment where you can share your story, and find your path to move forward with peace.

SPECIALTIES: Anxiety, Trauma, Transition, Loss and Grief, Military Families, Parenting, Pregnancy & Postpartum
MODALITIES: EMDR, Mindfulness, and Anxiety Management

LICENSED IN UTAH ONLY

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Ashley Fleury

MSW Student 

Louisianna State University

Ashley Fleury is an advanced-year Master of Social Work (MSW) student at Louisiana State University (LSU). She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Minor in Neuroscience from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), in 2018 and plans on graduating in May 2022 from LSU.

Ashley became interested in the helping profession of social work after realizing the community’s need for services, specifically in the areas of mental health. After graduating, Ashley plans to continue her career in clinical social work to provide therapy to adults, children, and families. 

In her spare time, Ashley enjoys working out, traveling to new destinations, painting, trying new foods with her husband, and spending time with her family and fur babies, Ivan, Titus, and Tsunade. Ashley is also an avid sports fan and enjoys outdoor activities such as tennis and kayaking.

Ashley Kahr

Professional Counseling Student 

Walden University

Ashley Kahr is a current Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling student at Walden University. She is planning to graduate in May of 2022. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Communications Sciences and Disorders from Northern Arizona University and Master of Science in Career Counseling from Capella University.

 

Ashley is an east coast transplant having grown up in Rhode Island and has lived in Las Vegas for over 13 years. She decided to pursue a mental health counseling degree after working with youth who were in need of services and had little to no access. She is passionate about helping others and reducing the stigma surrounding mental health. She plans to work with teens, young adults, and adults.

In her spare time, Ashley enjoys hiking, yoga, kayaking, traveling, going to concerts, and spending time with friends and family. She also serves on the board of NIMHA (Nevada Institute of Mental Health and Addictions) as Secretary.