Ms. Hostmeyer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (in Missouri) who works with with children, adolescents and adults.
Ms. Hostmeyer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Missouri and earned her MSW from the University of Kansas in 1996. She has worked with children, adolescents and adults in various settings in the civilian world including family court, residential facilities, in-home settings and private practice. She moved to the military world and continued working with families in various combinations for the Army at Fort Bliss, Texas and now for the Navy in Yokosuka, Japan. She uses a mix of client-centered counseling, cognitive-behavioral techniques, brief solution-focused therapy, mindfulness and education to help people identify their behaviors and behavior patterns. She sees her role as providing a safe and supportive place to help clients to increase their insight into and awareness and understanding of themselves and their choices to help them to replace unwanted behaviors with healthier ones.