Marshall Ricks, MSW, LICSW


Marshall Ricks is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with experience working with individuals, groups, and families of all kinds. He holds a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Winona State University and a Master of Social Work degree from Boise State University.

Marshall emphasizes the uniqueness of each client, recognizing their complex history and life story. He views clients’ struggles as understandable within the context of their experiences and learned coping mechanisms for dealing with emotional pain. Marshall collaborates with clients to identify unhelpful responses and walks with them toward discovering new strategies to navigate life’s challenges. His goal is to assist clients in moving towards what matters most in their lives. Expect a nonjudgmental and compassionate therapist in Marshall, who values treating clients with dignity and respect on their journey towards self-discovery, growth, and healing.

Marshall’s practice incorporates various approaches and interventions, including:

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Emotionally Focused Individual Therapy (EFIT)
  • Person-Centered Therapy
  • Internal Family Systems Therapy (IFS)
  • Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)
  • Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT)
  • Mindfulness
  • Self-Compassion
  • Flash Technique

Marshall specializes in treating:

  • Anxiety and depression
  • Stress
  • Life transitions
  • Relational concerns
  • Personal growth and development

Ages Marshall treats:

  • Young adults (18-25)
  • Adults (26+)