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By lashanna alfred
Empowering and Equipping Social Workers to Dominate in the field. From 0 to 6 figures. Teaching you how to make a living while making a difference.
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Creating Change as a Social Worker
LaShanna shares what she has been creating in the last few months. She just published her 4th book. Justice Wears A Dress; The Power of A Woman's Voice
August 28, 2022
Lequita Brooks share on how to monetize your skill as a Social Worker
LaShanna interviews Lequita Brooks on monetizing your skill as a Social Worker.  Tune in and reach out if you have questions or would like to connect. 
May 11, 2022
Learning how to monetize your skill as a Social Worker
LaShanna interview with Lequita Brooks.  Lequita Brooks helps Social Workers strategize and monetize their skills.
May 11, 2022
A conversation with Dr. Lisa Battle-Gwathney on EMDR and Business Coaching
Dr. Lisa Battle-Gwathney is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She provides mental health and businesses coaching services. You may connect with her through the following: My coaching email is & website is My counseling email is & website is
February 24, 2022
Don't Be Distracted
LaShanna shares a clip of a empowerment message at a Woman's Empowerment Conference 2021 entitled, "A.F.T.E.R. This." As Social Workers we have a message for the world.  Don't limit yourself to the four walls of your office.
December 16, 2021
Slow Down
L.A. shares the importance of slowing down in order to refresh and prevent burnout. You can view Stories of Heroes on Facebook @lashannatownsend YouTube @lashannaalfred view website
December 15, 2021
For Better Not For Worse
LaShanna shares from her heart reminding Social Workers to remember why they got into the field. She shares some changes that has taken place since last episode.
September 20, 2021
How to Survive as a Child Welfare Social Worker
Michaella is a Child Welfare Social Worker and author of "How to Survive  as a Child Welfare Social Worker."  She shares her experience and  motivation behind writing her book.  You can follow Michaella on  Instagram @childwelfaresocialworker as well as purchase book on
July 05, 2021
Juneteenth and Social Work
Lashanna talks about the freedom of Social Workers and it's correlation to Juneteenth. Uncovering the lie that Social Workers don't get paid or you have to work a 9 to 5 in order to be successful.
June 20, 2021
Getting Ready for Private Practice pt 3
LaShanna shares her experience with the knowledge of own challenges faced when starting her private practice. I can be reached at or email
May 25, 2021
Why Private Practice
Lashanna talks about the benefits of Private Practice and why she got started. LaShanna is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and specializes is marriage and family counseling with heavy focus on trauma. She has positioned herself to be The Social Worker for Social Workers.
May 17, 2021
The Hard Part and Private Practice pt 1
Lashanna Alfred is a Licensed Independent Social Worker. She expanded her private practice in order to provide services to professors in the helping field. Today she talks about the hard part of Social Work and understanding what's needed in order to make a living in the field of Social Work.
May 09, 2021
Leadership Roles in a Nonprofit Organization as a Social Worker
David discusses career recruitment in non-profit organizations David K. Burden Ph.D. Director- Nonprofit People Solutions The Newell Group Greenville, SC 29607 864.501.2588 (voice and text) SCHEDULE A PHONE CONVERSATION HERE
March 29, 2021
Private Practice with DeAvila Bennett. She spills the tea
DeAvila Sade' is a Mental Health Therapist and shares her experience as a Social Worker. She is transparent with a desire to help as many Social Workers dominate in the field. Her enthusiasm will have you wanting more.
January 18, 2021
Student Loans with Lauryn Williams
On this episode Lauryn shares information concerning your student loans as a Social Worker. This episode is so informative you will need pen and paper handy.
December 29, 2020
Are you bringing Value?
LaShanna discussed the need to bring value to the agency that you are currently working for. Understanding how bringing value can assist you with increasing your income. LaShanna can be reached by email at send questions or comments.
November 23, 2020
Racism, COVID and Social Work
Lynette Crow shares her experience as a Social Worker, COVID and Racism. Lynette is a licensed social worker and has been in field since 2011.
October 27, 2020
Why we start
Lashanna shares why she started and shares a coaching session preparing her client to pass the licensure exam. Challenging Confidence. LaShanna is a Licensed Independent Social Workers that has been in the field of Social Work for over 10 years. She has dedicate the latter pert of her career to empowering other Social Workers. You can connect with LaShanna through email at if you would like to learn more about her coaching packages.
September 29, 2020
What Are You Looking For?
Lashanna is a licensed independent social worker that has dedicated her career to empowering other Social Workers. Six-figure Social Worker has little to do with finances. Six-figure Social Work helps you realize your true potential as a Social Worker. Leave comments or send Lashanna a message to let her know what you would like for her to cover. Let her know how you are enjoying the episodes. She looks forward to reading your comments.
September 16, 2020
Social Workers: Stand up and make America better
Lashanna shares her experience as a Social Worker during these trying times. She encourages all Social Workers to examine themselves to see if they are standing on the side of right when they see racism and injustice.
June 13, 2020
Applying the Social Work core values to the Social Worker.
LaShanna is preparing a 8 week Mastermind course. If you are interested in learning more please contact LaShanna at
April 13, 2020
You Are Essential
During this COVID19 some are starting to see the importance of the services that Social Workers provide. It is my hopes that it did not have to take this pandemic for you to realize how essential you are. 😊 THANK YOU FOR TUNING IN and I love receiving your feedback. Thank you
April 07, 2020
So You Want a PhD; with Celia Williamson
Celia Williamson is the Author of "A seat at the table." She is an extinguished professor at the University of Toledo and the Executive Director of the Human Trafficking Institute. If you are interested in more information concerning PhD in the field of Social Work please reach out to Dr. Williamson at
March 09, 2020
Social Workers:Do you have a mentor?
LaShanna is a six-figure Social Worker who is motivated to break the stigma attached to Social Worker and poverty. She seeks to educate Social Workers everywhere on the importance of their role and their compensation. This episode she shares a sample question for those preparing to take the Social Work exam and she shares a conversation that she had with a fellow Social Worker. Stay tuned and be inspired.
February 26, 2020
Self-Esteem Building; Mental Restructuring
LaShanna shares 8 steps to building self-esteem through mental restructuring. The 6-Figure SW podcast is designed to teach you how to make a living while you are making a difference. to reach out and ask questions. LaShanna Townsend on Facebook and 6-figuresw on Instagram....
February 03, 2020
Social Workers: Who Are You?
LaShanna Alfred (L.A.) is a licensed independent Social Worker that specializes in providing therapy to the therapist. Her goal is to empower Social Workers to recognize the value they bring to an organization. In this episode L.A. encourages you to recognize who you are and the value you bring to any organization. Sign up for the free webinar January 26th 5pm. Click link to reserve your seat.
January 23, 2020
8 Beliefs that keep Social Workers broke #2020 Vision
LaShanna is a licensed independent Social Worker with a heart to help other Social Workers dominate in the field. On this episode, she shares 8 Beliefs Social Workers have that keeps them broke. You can also download a pdf of the document. Also sign up for the free webinar as LaShanna shares how she went from 40k to over 100k. Also send email to for more information
January 06, 2020
From Failing to Dominating in the field of Social Work
LaShanna failed the ASWB Exam twice before she finally passed. She shares her process of passing ASWB Exam and becoming a Six Figure Social Worker. LaShanna has a successful and thriving private practice and continues to provide supervision and direction to those working in behavioral health field. For more information about LaShanna visit for books she has written visit There is a sample bonus question at end of segment for those preparing for ASWB Exam.
December 11, 2019
Protecting yourself from Vicarious Trauma
LaShanna shares the importance of protecting yourself from vicarious Trauma. In this episode she shares a clip from a training she did on Vicarious Trauma. If you would like to connect with LaShanna, you can reach her at follow her on Facebook @lashannatownsend. IG: 6figuresw
November 20, 2019
Preparing for the ASWB Exam: Motivational
On this episode LaShanna motivates and inspires you to stay focus and not allow where you are to distract you from where you are going. She goes over a few sample questions and explains the answers to help you prepare for the Exam.
November 04, 2019
Social Workers Be Encouraged
You are sitting on a gold mine but your focus is off. Your ability to recognize your worth is directly tied to your wealth. This week's episode is to encourage you. Also register for Live webinar 10/31 12pm est. or email
October 27, 2019
The journey of becoming a dynamic Social Worker with Jean Adelphia-Long
Jean shares her experience with taking the ASWB exam and the art of EMDR therapy. Listen in and don't forget to connect through Facebook for motivational messages with LaShanna Townsend. Also text the word "uchange" to 797979. Do not hesitate to send an email. I love hearing your feedback. website:
October 17, 2019
Male Social Worker perspective
LaShanna's conversation with Cecil a black Male Social Worker. Listen as Cecil shares his experience in the field of Social Work and pursuing his Master's Degree. Reach out to LaShanna on Instagram at 6figuresw or send email to visit website at
October 08, 2019
Preparing for Success in the field of Social Work.
Lashanna Alfred shares the keys to dominating in the field of Social Work. She gives tips on preparing for the ASWB Exam. LaShanna is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and has been working in the field for over 10 years. She is a 3x Author, Talk Show host and runs a successful private practice. You can reach Lashanna at visit website at IG: 6figuresw
October 02, 2019
I'm on a Mission
Lashanna shares conversations that she had with a few Social Workers at the International Human Trafficking Conference. She also shares a clip of her message that she shared during the conference entitled "I'm on a Mission."
September 24, 2019
Social Workers: Understand Your Worth
Lashanna reminds you to remember why you got started in the field of Social Work. This episode will help you bloom where you are planted until you reach where you are going. Be inspired. Follow on Instagram: 6figuresw Email:
September 15, 2019
The Core of Social Work: Featuring Shawn Dowling
Shawn Dowling shares her journey to becoming a Six Figure Social Worker. This episode absolutely had me tuned in the entire time to the experience and wisdom that was shared. One take away from this episode; get a mentor to help you on your journey. LA can be reached at IG: 6figuresw FB: U Change, LLC
September 08, 2019
Don't Quit: Prepare to take the Exam Again
Lashanna shares tips on taking the ASWB exam and encourage you to take the exam again if you've failed. You can connect with Lashanna on IG: 6figuresw or email at
September 02, 2019
Pursuing Private Practice
LaShanna discusses pursuing private practice with R. Carter Thomas. If you are confused with the direction you want to go, in the field of Social Work, listen in and reach out with questions.
August 25, 2019
Creating Your Success Plan as a Social Worker.
LaShanna shares the three different categories of Social Work; MICRO, MEZZO AND MACRO practice. Understand your interest and map out your success plan. If you need help with a success plan send me a message at connect with me on IG: 6figuresw
August 20, 2019
Preparing for the ASWB Exam
Get your pen and pad ready as L.A. prepares you for the ASWB Exam. Don't be discouraged if you have tried and failed the test, this segment is designed with you in mind...
August 11, 2019
Lashanna shares her session with some Dynamic Social Workers.
Social Workers share their struggles and the importance of having good supervision in order to dominate in the field. If you'd like to be a part of the conversation send me a message at or
August 05, 2019
Remember Why You Got Started
Social Work can be draining and sometimes discouraging. Dealing with other people's issues while facing your own can be challenging that's why it is important to remember why you started. Lashanna shares areas of focus to help you begin the process of dominating in the field of Social Work.
July 29, 2019
Becoming Independently Licensed as a Social Worker.
LaShanna Alfred shares the process of becoming Independently Licensed in the Social Work Field. If you've failed the exam, she has something to say to you. If you are discouraged in the field, she has something to say to you. If you want to make a living while making a difference, L.A. has something to say to you. Contact information: or Text the word "uchange" to 797979
July 20, 2019
Listen as Dr. Williamson shares pros and cons of pursuing doctorate degree in Social Work.
Dr. Williamson shares her journey to becoming a six figure Social Worker and the Pros and Cons of pursuing your doctorate degree in Social Work.
July 13, 2019
Six Figure Social Worker interviews Jacob Spellis: From 20 cents to Six Figures
It's not a secret anymore. This six figure social worker has managed to press beyond what people has said about him. He shares his journey; From 20 cents to Six Figures .
July 06, 2019
LaShanna Alfred's Journey from Zero to Six Figures
Listen as LaShanna shares her journey on dominating in the field of Social Work.  She shares how she got started in the field and how she uses same information that she teaches her clients in order to balance family, life and business.
July 01, 2019