Welcome!

Welcome to the Private Practice of Derek Pendleton, LCSW, ACSW, BCD, a practice dedicated to providing quality psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and adults, through the use of individual, family, and couples therapy.  Derek values the provision of comprehensive and compassionate treatment, focused heavily on the trust established within the therapeutic relationship and uniquely tailored to each individual’s conditions of concern.


Second only to Derek’s longstanding passion for helping others are his extensive experience, education, and training for doing so.  This site summarizes the types of treatment Derek offers, his unique qualifications for providing both specialized and advanced generalist care, and his treatment approach for helping individuals overcome whatever challenges they are facing.

Therapy for Children, Adolescents, & Adults

"Our greatest glory lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."