Dennis Bumgarner, ACSW, LCSW, LISW

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  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker Licensed Independent Social Worker
  • 73 Anasazi Trails Road, Placitas, New Mexico, 87043
  • Phone: 317-271-8700
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  • This member is also available for E-counseling.
  • E-counseling methods: Email, Phone, Webcam


Dennis Bumgarner, ACSW, LCSW, LISW,  is a licensed clinical social worker and psychotherapist who has assisted people in making positive changes in their lives  since 1977.  He earned his bachelor and master's degrees from Indiana University.

During his career, he has provided psychotherapy services to a variety of populations with his specialty being solution-oriented therapy for the full range of personal adjustment problems.  His particular areas of interest include helping clients overcome anxiety and depression, motivating unmotivated teenagers, and coaching parents in dealing with the troublesome behavior of their children. Dennis also specializes in helping couples overcome infidelity in their marriage.  

In addition to his clinical work, Dennis is the author of the eBook "Motivating Your Intelligent But Unmotivated Teenager" and the creator of "Get the Behavior You Want from Your Child," a training video for parents.  He is the past president of of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Indianapolis and Freewheelin' Community Bikes.  He has also appeared regularly on WXIN Fox 59 as an expert on behavioral issues.

Dennis Bumgarner Reaches

Albuquerque NM