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Bowen Center staffer achieve milestones

Posted: Thursday, April 18, 2013

A pair of therapists on staff with the Otis R. Bowen Center for Human Services, Inc. has passed their state licensing exams to achieve the licensure designation of HSPP (Health Service Provider in Psychology). Dr. Candace Tate and Dr. Siquilla Leibetrau each passed the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP) to attain the HSPP license.

Tate, left photo, has been the clinical supervisor at The Bowen Center’s Shady Rest facility in Plymouth since July 2007. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree at Lindenwood University, St. Charles, Missouri with a specialty area of study curricula design and development. Dr. Tate also earned a Master of Clinical Psychology from Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, Springfield, Missouri and earned her Doctorate of Clinical Psychology from Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, Springfield. She served her doctoral internship at The Bowen Center. Her specialty and interests include rehabilitation and recovery of chronic, serious mental illness.

Dr. Leibetrau, right photo, earned her bachelor’s degree in liberal arts with a focus in psychology from DePaul University in Chicago in 2006, garnered a master’s degree as well as her doctorate in clinical psychology from Argosy University’s Illinois School of Professional Psychology in 2009 and 2011 respectively. She joined the Bowen Center in 2010 as a doctoral intern, providing therapeutic and psychological testing services in the Columbia City and Albion offices. She advanced as a post-doctoral fellow at the Bowen Center in Warsaw and then as a licensed mental health counselor. Her interests include trauma-related treatment for children and adults, as well as anxiety, depression, grief and loss and cutting and eating disorders.

Founded in 1961, the Otis R. Bowen Center for Human Services, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit, comprehensive, community, mental health center licensed by the State of Indiana Division of Mental Health.