Herbert Lomax Jr
He/Him/HisLicensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Herbert Lomax Jr is a licensed clinical social worker who has been practicing for over seven years. He is licensed to practice therapy in the following states: Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma, and Indiana.
Herbert sees client through an online platform that affords his clients the advantage of getting therapy in the comfort of their own home
Herbert’s practice specializes in working with clients that are 14 years of age and older. He treats clients that have dealt with trauma, mood disorder, depression, anxiety, and ADHD. He has an eclectic therapy approach that matches personality and strengths of the client with their current situation. This may be cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused, psychodynamic narrative, or several other approaches. Herbert strives to empower his clients to deal with their present circumstances so that they can obtain the life that they desire.
Herbert has a Master's in social work from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Race & cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 8 years
self employed private practice therapist, mental health therapist, 2022 - Present
St. Louis VA hospital, suicide prevention social worker/therapist, 2018 - 2022
Chestnut health system, Community social worker/crisis worker, 2016 - 2019
St. Louis VA hospital, HUD VASH Social Worker, 2017 - 2018
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, MSW, 2015