About Indianapolis Therapist David Kearby


David A. Kearby, MSW, LCSW, BCD

Board Certified Clinical Social Worker

I am a board certified diplomate in clinical social work specializing in individual therapy, counseling and mental health consultation. My office is located in the heart of Downtown Indianapolis. With over 7 years experience in the mental health profession and as a graduate of Indiana University specializing in mental health and addictions, I have the experience and expertise to help you with your mental health and emotional needs.

My therapeutic approach is to provide support, understanding, and practical feedback to help you effectively address personal life challenges. I integrate complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each patient. With compassion and understanding, I work with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.


  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), State of Indiana License #34006810A

  • Board Certified Diplomate (BCD), American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work (ABECSW).


  • 2011-2015, PhD (ABD), Institute for Clinical Social Work, Chicago, IL 

  • 2011, Master of Social Work, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

  • 2009, Bachelor of Social Work, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN


  • 2012- present, Psychotherapist, Private Practice

  • 2014, Psychotherapist, Indiana Health Group

  • 2011, Psychotherapist, Meridian Psychological Associates

  • 2010-2011, Intern, Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry

  • 2010, Intern, Gallahue Mental Health Center

  • 2008, Intern, Community Addiction Services of Indiana

  • 2007, Intern, LaRue Carter Memorial Hospital