Hope Reneau, LCSW


                                  The Middle Path, Inc


                            245 S. Peters Road

                            Knoxville, Tennessee 37923

                            Telephone: (865) 693-7453

                            Fax: (865) 693-7454


Hope Reneau, a licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), has a broad background in social work with twenty-five (25) years of experience.  She possesses a National Certification as a Dialectical Behavior Therapist and is recognized by providers and insurance companies nationwide for high quality clinical skills.

Currently, Hope Reneau is the Director and Owner of The Middle Path, Inc.    She is a Field Liaison and Field  Supervisor for the University of Tennessee College of Social Work in Knoxville.  Her career in social work and therapy has been formed at McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA; Tennova Healthcare, Knoxville, TN; Chota Community Health Services, Madisonville, TN; U.S. Navy Fleet and Family Services, San Diego, CA; Tennessee Early Intervention Services, Knoxville, TN; Director of Continuing Education and adjunct faculty for the School of Social Work, San Diego University, San Diego, CA; and the Administrator and Divisional Social Worker Consultant for the Salvation Army, San Diego, CA.

She received her Master of Social Work Degree (MSW) from Boston College, MA, and her B.S. Degree, majoring in Psychology and a minor in Social Rehabilitation, from Assumption College, MA.

Hope Reneau is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (TN LSW 4531), State of Tennessee, and a former Licensed Clinical Social Worker, State of California.

She has participated in a wide range of community volunteer organizations and services and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the Dialectical Behavioral Therapy National Certification and Accredidation (DBTNCA) organizations.