- HIV/AIDS: A Psychosocial History
- Psychosocial Aspects of HIV & Aging
- No More ‘Cheating’: How to Have Open Relationships
- How to Have Healthy & Happy Holidays
- Moved to Move: Enhancing Motivation for Fitness
- LGBT 101: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender
- Supporting the Multiply-Diagnosed Person
- Beyond Condoms: HIV Prevention & Harm Reduction
Ken Howard, LCSW., on “Self-Empowerment: Have the Life You Want!” is based on Ken’s practice in psychotherapy and life / business.
Ken Howard will help you close the gap between how life is, and how you would like it to be, in important areas of your life such as your Mental Health, Health, Career, Relationships, Finances, Spirituality, Emotions Management and Community.
Ken Howard, LCSW, is a licensed psychotherapist, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, with special certification in mental health and psychiatric disorders.
Ken is also openly gay and openly HIV-positive, having lived successfully with HIV/AIDS for over 23 years, and he is also a cancer survivor for 11 years.
Howard has been a clinician, executive for two AIDS service organizations, author of two self-help books and a novel.
On the faculty of a University, School of Social Work, teaching advanced courses in clinical practice.
Improve your self-esteem and gain the confidence to develop the life you’ve always wanted
Reduce social anxiety and be more confident in bars, work, parties, and anywhere you need to be at your best
Increase your self-confidence, learning to love and appreciate yourself
Overcome symptoms of anxiety, depression, obsessions-compulsions, or panic attacks that hold you back
Heal from past trauma and abuse, no matter how severe, no matter how long ago
Eliminate bad habits, from the merely annoying ones to the critical ones that undermine your life goals
Enhance your relationships with your partner, family, boss, coworkers, …
Build the career you’ve always wanted, and earn the money you deserve
Free yourself from addictions — whether from substances or behaviors
Develop a healthy body image, to live in with joy and pride for the rest of your life
Take charge of your health, get the help you need, and stop being shamed or intimidated by doctors or the medical system
Get organized in your finances, learn to earn, save and invest
Develop your vision of the ideal Personal and Professional life
The results of our work together can pay off for years to come.
I “get you”. I’ve had challenges myself, in my work, family, relationship, and community.
I’m also in a long-term relationship, and can help you from this personal perspective, too.
Ken has lived with HIV for over 22 years, and he is a cancer survivor.
Ken can help you with issues related to health for yourself, or for someone close to you.
Feel more secure in your relationship.
Refine your skills in communication and compromise with a partner.
Learn how to cope with feelings of depression, anxiety, or resentment.
Enhance your physical health, or learn to COPE with living with a chronic illness.
Overcome long-standing struggles with your family.
Get control of your finances, and fast.
Create a better, more intimate, more satisfying sex life.
Get more involved in your local community, make friends, and not be so isolated.
Clarify a spiritual practice that’s right for YOU.
Increase a sense of hope, self-confidence, and determination to make your life better, in many areas of life.
Get lots of advice, even if you’re not ready (or can’t afford) to invest in therapy, yet.
Books by Ken Howard, LCSW
- Self-Empowerment: Have the Life You Want!
- Positive Outlook: Successfully Living with HIV Today
- The Boy from Yesterday