Rochelle Anixt Gold, MA, LMSW, ACSW
Check-Up for Emotional Health to treat anxiety, depression and acute trauma and reactions to physical illness. Psychodynamics of intimacy, marriage, career, young adulthood and retirement. Fertile Ground to foster solutions for emotional understanding of childbearing and infertility. Share knowledge of emotional health with professionals in medicine, law and education.
1989 - present Check-Up and Fertile Ground 2000 - present
Elm Street Clinic, Birmingham, MI 95 - present
Triad Associates 91 - 95
Arbor Clinic 89 - 91
1985 - 89 Jewish Family Services, Southfield, MI
Out-Patient Social Worker
Individuals and groups. Video-supervision of family cases. Presentation on divorce and impact on children. Continuous case conference.
1984 - 85 Detroit Osteopathic Hospital, Highland Park, MI
Adult In-Patient Senior Social Worker
Planning and practice on new 30 bed unit. Development of Medicaid-reimbursement procedures.
1983 - 85 Neighborhood Service Organization - Emergency Telephone Service/Suicide Prevention Center
Crisis management for psychiatric, substance abuse and domestic violence cases.
1982 - 87 Marygrove College, Fine Arts, Detroit, MI
Adjunct Associate Professor 83 - 87
Instructor 82 - 83
Movement Therapy Program Coordination. Use of Effort / Shape Analysis to study movement patterns in development.
1978 - 82 Northeast Guidance Center Community Support Program
Primary Therapist / Adult Day Treatment
Initial evaluation of court-ordered and self-referred aftercare clients.
Facilitator / Pre-Vocational Program
Work units as in-house training, Fountainhouse model, N.Y.C.
1976 - 78 Detroit Psychiatric Institute, Detroit, MI
Child and Adult In- and Out-patient Movement Therapist
Team case conference. Supervision for only program in Michigan.
1976 - 78 Children’s Psychiatric Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI
Movement Therapist / Residential Program
Statewide catchment for 5-12 year olds. Research to observe autism in self-sustained classroom with pre-schoolers.
1983 M.S.W. Wayne State University Casework
Thesis: An Exploration of Nonverbal Communication and Assertive Style
1977 M.A. New York University Movement Therapy
1973 B.S.W. State University of New York at Stony Brook
1983 Sinai Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Detroit, MI
In-patient, Day Hospital and Out-patient follow-up.
1982 St. Francis Home for Boys, Detroit, MI
Individual and family therapy for 6-13 year olds. Developed Parent Support Group.
1976 Detroit Psychiatric Institute, Detroit, MI
Movement observation and treatment for child, adolescent and adult in-patients.
1975 The Jewish Guild for the Blind, New York, NY
Treatment for multiply-handicapped 8-15 year olds.
1975 Suffolk Center for Emotionally Disturbed Children, NY
Autistic and hearing-impaired 4-15 year olds.
1975 Corsi House, New York, NY
Functional movement techniques with indigent elderly in day program.
1973 Payne Whitney Clinic, New York Hospital
Short-term, In-patient therapy group.
1973 St. Luke’s - Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY
Acute and chronic adult In-patient groups.
1972 Head Start Family Project, Long Island, NY
Home-based intervention for socially isolated mothers and their children.
AWARDS Wayne State University
College of Medicine Fellowship
Graduate Professional Scholarship
LICENSING & CREDENTIALS
2009 LMSW, Permanent No. 6801017589
CSW, State of Michigan Certification in Social Work, ID No. 017689
ACSW, through NASW, ID No. 881575514
2004 Value Options/Blue Care Network Independent Provider
MEMBERSHIPS Michigan Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology, Winter Institute Chair
Michigan Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, Friends
Child Development Research (Dr. Judith Kestenberg, Past Director)
2006-2009 Board, Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit, 10 Mile Branch
2005-2009 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
1999 Teen Work Initiative, Jewish Vocational Service
1999 Site Coordinator, Resolve, Beaumont Hospital
1999 Founders Junior Council, Advisory Board, Detroit Institute of Arts
1998 Jewish Community Center Board, Jimmy Prentis Morris
1997 Auction Acquisitions, Detroit Country Day School
9/15/2006 Presenter, “Transitions in the Management of Parkinson’s Disease”
2005 - present Professional Advisory Board, Monthly Caregivers Group, Michigan Parkinson’s Foundation
References available upon request