Mr. Bryant Lemus is a Licensed Social Worker (LMSW) in the state of Maryland. Bryant earned his Masters in Social Work at the University of Maryland, Baltimore and received his Bachelors of Science in Psychology from Towson.
Bryant is a bilingual therapist who specializes in helping individuals and families learn, process, and cope with constant challenges and struggles. Over the past 5 years, Bryant has worked with a wide range of clients and disorders to include mood disorders, trauma, adjustment disorders and individuals who are Neurodiverse. “Working with children on the spectrum is my passion and I tailor therapy to their needs. I have experience with working with students on all levels of the Autism Spectrum. I incorporate family, individual, art, play and expressive therapy when working with children on the spectrum. Positive & negative reinforcement, prompting, fading, behavior contracts, communication skills, and role play are also incorporated in therapy sessions. I encourage a family systems approach incorporating family, school, students needs, and environment.”
Bryant is trained in a wide variety of treatment approaches including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Family Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and expressive therapies (e.g. art and play therapy). Bryant has experience working in a variety of settings including: intensive outpatient, community based centers, schools, and private practice.
Bryant has experience working with children, adolescents/young adults, and adults who have a wide range of concerns including: anxiety, depression, self-esteem, impulse control, stress management, and family or other relational conflict.
Bryant says, “I love what I do. I help people make peace with their thoughts. I use a family systems approach to help my clients, along with their uniqueness, to cater an individual therapeutic plan. I believe that everyone is unique and their own expert. I provide an open, safe, non-judgmental environment where my clients can express their trauma, thoughts, and feelings while getting the tools to approach life. Let’s work together and specifically tailor therapy for your needs. Thank you for allowing me to be a part of your journey while we navigate together.”
When working with children on the spectrum, Bryant believes strongly in the power of partnership and advocates that parental involvement is essential in treatment. Bryant welcomes all clients regardless of age, sex, or gender.
At Rebecca Resnik & Associates Psychological Care, Bryant offers the following:
PERSONAL LIFE: Bryant lives with his wife, and is currently expecting their first child. He loves playing soccer, camping, singing, and Crossfit. Bryant also loves spending time with family. During the weekends, Bryant runs a Boy Scouts group. A quote with which Bryant connects is: “You are the greatest project you will ever work on”.