Susan Snyder, MA, LCSW

Licensed clinical social worker in Kentucky.

Phone (859) 277-1008
Fax (859) 277-1083

Provider Biography

Susan Snyder is a licensed clinical social worker in Kentucky. She specializes in treating depression and anxiety with both children and adults. She also treats chronic pain, bariatric and sleep patients.

Susan has expertise in legal mitigation, and a practicing psychotherapist for over 30 years, involved in teaching life coaching skills for individuals and groups, as well as a community activist dedicated to the improvement and quality of life for others. Susan specializes in child, adolescent, adults, couples, grief, depression, anxiety, other mood disorders.

Community involvement includes:
Past chairperson for Volunteers of America, Past Board Member of the Women and Children’s Center, Founding Member of C.H.A.D.D. of the Bluegrass, Assistant to Director of Rape Crisis Center and has Volunteered for the Lexington Humane Society. Pro Bono Family Assessment Evaluations for Family Court in Conjunction with the Fayette County Circuit Court. Volunteer Committee for Jim Gray as Mayor..

Mitigation Specialist in legal actions and trials, public speaking skills including training and coaching, a certified professional trainer through the University of Kentucky, and an advocate on public policy and social issues. A trained specialist as a Certified Mediator for Kentucky (past board member of Mediation Center Training Board of Kentucky). Practicing psychotherapist for over 30 years. Individual, couples, family, adolescent, group therapy.


  • M.S.W. Clinical and Administrative Social Work at University of Kentucky
  • Recipient of graduate school grants provided by the College of Social Work
    Clinical Placements:

    • University of KY Department of Psychiatry;
    • Private Practice Placement with Lexington Mental Health Services, P.S.C
  • Trained specialist as a Certified Mediator for Kentucky


  • Past Member Ky. Society Clinical Social Work
  • Current Member N.A.S.W. – Kentucky Chapter
  • Current Member N.A.S.A.M.S