Portrait of Marcus Ferdinand, ACSW

Marcus Ferdinand, ACSW

Associate Clinical Social Worker

We are pleased and proud to announce the addition of Marcus Ferdinand, Associate Clinical Social Worker, to our Behavioral Health staff, in partnership with Ascend Healthcare.
Marcus received his Masters of Social Work degree from the University of Texas at Arlington, where he developed a strong foundation in evidence-based practices for mental health treatment.
With several years of experience in the field, Marcus has become a trusted and empathetic therapist for those struggling to cope with grief, anxiety, depression, trauma, and adjustment. He takes a holistic approach to treatment, focusing on the mind-body connection and helping his clients develop healthy coping strategies. Marcus has worked in a variety of settings including corrections, residential, and community clinics. Marcus uses a strengths based and collaborative approach in order to achieve desired goals. Marcus aims to empower his clients and partners with them throughout their journey.
When he’s not working, Marcus loves to travel and explore new cultures. He believes that experiencing different parts of the world can help broaden our perspectives and deepen our understanding of human behavior. He also enjoys spending time with his family, who have been a constant source of inspiration and support throughout his career.

Marcus practices at the Open Door Downtown.