Ronald W. Kanwischer, LCPC, CADC

Clinic Location(s): 901 West Jefferson, Springfield, IL 62702
Phone Number: (217)545-8000
Alternate Phone Number: (800)DIAL-SIU; (800)342-5748
Clinical Area: Psychiatry
Service Lines: Adult Psychiatry
Degrees: LCPC, CADC
Administrative Title: Director of Continuing Education Programs, Outpatient Residency Services Coordinator
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Education: University of Illinois at Springfield, B.A. in Psychology and a M.A. in Child, Family Community Services
Certification(s): Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor
Special Interests/Bio Info: Ronald Kanwischer is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at SIU School of Medicine. He serves as the Outpatient Residency Services Coordinator, Director of Continuing Education for the Department of Psychiatry, as well as a psychotherapist and teacher. He has over twenty-seven years of experience in the fields of substance abuse and mental health. His teaching, research and clinical experience over the last fifteen years have focused on the dual diagnoses client. He is a published author with a textbook on learning to be professional human service worker and articles on general substance abuse, dual diagnosis, and Motivational Interviewing. Mr. Kanwischer consults to a variety of service systems on this issue including the Illinois Department of Human Services, community agencies, and the Criminal Justice system. He is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers, and teaches Motivational Interviewing in workshops and on an individual basis. Mr. Kanwischer and his wife of thirty years have two grown children. When not in the office, he spends his time fly fishing for trout.

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