I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Georgia with 30 years of professional work experience. I have direct experience helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, chronic illness, bereavement, family conflicts and trauma and abuse. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I want to build a therapeutic alliance with you utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy and Motivational Interviewing to assist you in identifying and focusing on the issues most important to you. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process. I look forward to connecting with you to develop goals and a treatment plan that will best meet your needs. My goal is to equip you with the coping skills and strategies that will help you be more successful in your day to day functioning.
Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Family Problems, Guilt and Shame, Immigration Issues, Impulsivity, Intellectual Disability, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Postpartum Depression, Prejudice and Discrimination, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
GA LCSW CSW007991
She is very patient, understanding, knowledgeable! I always look forward to our therapy sessions. Thank you!
Written on May 17, 2022 after therapy with Emily for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
Emily has helped me in so many ways. She listens and identifies the things I need to work on without judgement and has given many worksheets to help me with my journey. I would highly recommend Emily!
Written on May 12, 2022 after therapy with Emily for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, and self esteem