Cletus Achibonga

Contact Info:

Email: cachibonga@icesonline.org

Phone: 203-683-0783

Cletus is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker whose main focus is empowering individuals and families overcome personal and life obstacles using clinically time tested and evidence-based interventions.

 

Cletus graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University for Development Studies in 2008 and then completed his Master of Social Work degree in 2013 and Master of Applied Science both from the University of Denver, Colorado. Cletus has lived in Connecticut for the past 7 years and is licensed to practice as a Clinical Social Worker by the State of Connecticut.

 

He brings over 5 years of experience working in in-patient and outpatient settings mostly working with adolescents and adults. Cletus has also worked extensively with individuals with developmental disabilities focusing on positive approaches and strategies in dealing with challenging behaviors particularly those on the Autism Spectrum.  

His interest and expertise include serving clients with:

 

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Self-Harm Behaviors

  • Anger Management

  • Behavioral Challenges

  • Stress Management

  • Group Psychotherapy

 

Cletus believes in a Strength-Based Approach and uses a variety of modalities incorporating besting practice from Cognitive behavioral, Solution Focus, Short-term problem solving, and psycho-education. 

 

 

Cletus Achibonga, LCSW