About the Author

image1As an expert in the field of clinical social work, Dr. Berry is renowned for her creative, out of the box approach. She credits her grandfather, a village elder and his indigenous philosophy as the foundation for her skills at unraveling complex personal and societal issues.

Dr. Gillian Berry has over twenty five years of clinical social work experiences and is licensed in the District of Columbia and the State of Maryland. She obtained her Master’s and Doctoral degrees from Birmingham University in England.

She has worked full time at the University of Botswana’s Department of Social Work Southern Africa, and has been an adjunct faculty member since 2007 at the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

She is currently the director of Clinical Social Work Services, LLC  in Hyattsville, Maryland. She is a columnist for B.O.S.S. Magazine and the forthcoming book “The Making of a Boy.”