Candace Ulitzsch is a Licensed Independent Social Worker - Supervisor. In addition, she is certified as a Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor. She has provided counseling to children and families for the past 24 years. Candace specializes in working with children between the ages of 2 & 12 years old, adolescents between 13 & 18 and families utilizing play therapy techniques. Play therapy allows her the opportunity to utilize the common language in children: play. This expressive interaction allows a unique opportunity to support children and families in their growth together.
Candace utilizes a collaborative approach and assists individuals and families to reach their goals, learn coping skills and enhance interpersonal relationships.
She has worked in a variety of treatment settings: outpatient counseling, integrated behavioral health in primary care, school-based counseling, partial hospitalization day treatment for children and adolescents and a residential group home, ages 8-14. She has supervised social work graduate student interns as well as offered licensed therapists supervision towards their certification in play therapy.
Candace grew up in a Chicago suburb. She has lived in the Cincinnati area with their two daughters and dog, Max, for the last 18 years. Some of her favorite pastimes include: family game night, painting, reading books, watching movies and vacationing near a beach.
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