John Richardson-Lauve, LCSW
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 01/18/2022


Bio for: John Richardson-Lauve, LCSW


John Richardson-Lauve is a licensed clinical social worker with over 25 years of experience working in the field of community mental health. He is committed to the support and strengthening of individuals and communities that struggle with adversity. His experience includes work with individuals who struggle with chronically mental illness and substance abuse, and those in residential youth care, foster care, and outpatient mental health. He has worked with veterans who were homeless in New York City, in a hospice home for those with HIV in the early stages of the AIDS crisis, and 6 years living together with his wife in a home with 8 teenage girls in foster care. He is an experienced trainer, lecturer, and keynote presenter, presenting nationally and internationally. He is the Director of Mental Health and the Lead Trauma and Resilience Educator at ChildSavers, an outpatient mental health clinic which has served children and families in the Richmond, Virginia community since 1924. He and his wife have a 14-year-old son and have worked with over 50 children in foster care in their home.


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