Debra R. Pearl

Debra R. Pearl, MSW, LCSW, BCD


Debbie-Pearl-NEW-199x300Education: Master’s Degree in Social Work, St. Louis University; Postgraduate Training & Certification, Postgraduate Center for Mental Health, NY


Professional Accreditation: Licensed Clinical Social Worker, State of Missouri and State of New York; Board Certified Diplomate, American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work; Field instructor for SLU, Washington University, UMSL and Fontbonne.


Associations: National Association of Social Workers, Member


Clients:  Children, Adolescents, Adults; Individuals, Couples, Families, Groups


Insurance: Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Magellan, Medicare, Tricare, UHC/UBH, Beacon Health Options (formerly Value Options)


Specialties:  Debbie speaks fluent Hebrew. She specializes in treating Clergy Individuals and Families. She also focuses on areas of anxiety, depression, relationship issues, pre-marital/marital, divorce, parenting, parents of adult children, sexuality and sexual issues, domestic violence/abuse/sexual abuse, trauma, loss and grief, life transitions, gay and lesbian issues, and more.


Debbie has facilitated psycho-educational/support groups for bereavement and loss.