Verna L. Salmon, LCSW, CAC III
(Licensed Clinical Social Worker No. 991020)     Go to bottom of the page

Longmont Counseling Office: 545 Collyer Street, 2nd Floor
Business Office: 420 McColm Street, Berthoud CO 80513-8999   Business Office: (970) 532-4615  •   Fax: (970) 532-2685
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In Brief

Verna  Salmon, 2004

Verna helps people with depression, anxiety, addictions and codependency. She works with individuals, couples and families. She facilitates groups of women and couples with experiential therapy, using sculpting, psychodrama and cognitive behavioral processes. Verna models the open and honest recovery behaviors that she teaches. A coach, problem solver, dream setter…she helps clients reach their goals.

A natural networker of people helping people, she has built support circles around individuals faced with terminal diseases, accidental traumas, teenage motherhood, divorce trauma, blindness, etc. In private practice since 1985, she has treated and/or educated more than 2,500 clients/students with codependency and addictions issues.

Citizen's Ambassador, 1988Verna is a former Metropolitan State College instructor. She also was a member of a 1988 Citizen’s Ambassador (People to People) group sharing with alcohol/ drug treatment programs in Norway, Sweden and Germany.
Her graduate research at CSU on "Evaluation of Colorado Social Service Caseworkers in Screening for Alcohol/Drug Problems Among Clients" led to a requirement of chemical dependency training for all Colorado Department of Social Services caseworkers.

Work History



Professional Education

A selection from hundreds of hours of continuing education spanning three decades:

Updated: September 5, 2010    Got to top of the page