Dr. Crystal DeBerry, LCSW
2018 NASW West TN Social Worker of the Year
2019 Field Instructor of the Year
2020 1st Memphis Representative for Black Girls in Social Work
Dr. DeBerry is a woman on the move embodying an Indomitable Spirit as she fulfills God's will for her. Conquering milestones as commanded by God because she is a bold faith walker and knows her only mission is to live by faith and to do the work He has called her to do!
Dr. Crystal DeBerry is a licensed clinical social worker and innovator of the Incarcerated to Indomitable App. She is the founder of Indomitable Families Affected by Incarceration, Inc and the owner of DeNovo Clinical Strategies, LLC. Dr. DeBerry has over 7 years of teaching experience for universities such as The University of Memphis, Union University, and Ole Miss.
Dr. DeBerry obtained a Doctoral of Social Work in 2020 from The University of Southern California, a Masters of Science in Social Work in 2009 from The University of Tennessee, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from The University of Memphis in 2006. Dr. DeBerry brings with her an extensive career and wealth of experience in the field of Social Work and she is making life better for so many.
Her interest and skills are centered in Mental Health, Promoting Smart Decarceration, Anger Management, Clinical Supervision, Life Transitions, Life Skills Mentoring, Individual, Group, and Family Therapy. She has been an advocate for client rights for clients in the home, community and school settings. She brings a wealth of knowledge from having conducted trauma groups for clients diagnosed with PTSD or other similar symptoms related to witnessing violence, extreme stressful situations, and/or being a survivor of physical, sexual, or emotional abuse.
She is a mother of five and enjoys dancing, providing therapy, studying her genealogy, and traveling.