Tonia Locklear, LCSWA

Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker Associate experienced in working with children, adolescents, adults and couples in outpatient setting.  I have a passion for helping others, so I strive to provide exceptional service to people from all walks of life.  I use a holistic approach in assisting individuals to break free from destructive behaviors and enjoy new and improved state of mental, spiritual, and physical health. Focusing on helping individuals release the spiritual perfection which lies within.
I earned my bachelor and master’s degree in social work at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. I hold a certification for Strengthening Families Program, an evidence-base family skill, training program for high-risk and general population families.  I am a Certified Instructor for Crisis Prevention Institute, specializing in crisis de-escalation.
I believe that healing is a collaborative endeavor which requires a safe and non-judgmental environment to help guide and support individuals in making changes to live their best lives. I look forward to working with you!