Chris Jones & Associates, LLC

Chris Jones & Associates, LLC

About Us

Chris Jones, LCSW-C

Chris Jones, LCSW-C headshot
Education:
• K-12: Graduate of Montgomery County Public Schools
• BS: Major in psychology, minor in sociology from Charleston Southern University (2006)
• MSW: Clinical concentration and an emphasis in mental health from the University of Maryland, Baltimore (2008)
Credentials:
• LCSW-C: Licensed Certified Social Worker - Clinical
• Registered social work supervisor with the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners
• Non-LCPC approved supervisor with the Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists
Professional Experience:
• Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs: Alcohol and drug use treatment and research
• Hearts and Homes for Youth: Adolescent group home
• Maryland Choices: Coordinating community-based services for at-risk children, adolescents, and their families
• Sheppard Pratt Health System: Psychotherapy with adolescents, teenagers, and caregivers provided in the client's home, school, and in the community; served on the Employee Hardship Fund Committee and the LGBTQ+ Committee
Professional Memberships:
• NASW: National Association of Social Workers (2006-present)
• NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness (2019-present)
• APA: American Psychological Association (2005 - present)
• Lifetime member of Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology (2004 - present)
Research Presented:
• Southeastern Psychological Association (SEPA) Conference: Atlanta Hilton (2006)
• National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR): University of North Carolina, Asheville Campus (2006)
Interests:
• Exercise and fitness
• Traveling
• Spending time with family
• Encouraging the advancement of social justice
• Advocating for the complex needs of children in foster care and the families that tirelessly support and care for them