Kelly

Kelly


Kelly is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with years of experience working with children, teens, adults, and families.  Kelly completed her undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Gender & Women’s Studies at Villanova University. She went on to complete her Master’s Degree in Social Work at Rutgers University with a clinical focus in violence against women and children.

Kelly specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, trauma, stress and anxiety related to health conditions, and relationship concerns. Kelly is also an LGBTQ+ affirming therapist and works with clients to better understand and embrace their authentic selves. Kelly utilizes various therapeutic techniques in her practice including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Strengths Based Therapy, and Internal Family Systems (IFS). In addition to mental health counseling, Kelly has also had training and work experience in substance use counseling, domestic violence intervention and counseling, grief counseling, and oncology counseling.

Kelly has worked in a variety of clinical settings including partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs, outpatient medical settings, and private practices. She has also provided in-home counseling services for at risk youth and adults.

Kelly believes that trust, empowerment, and awareness are crucial elements in therapeutic relationships. Kelly recognizes the importance of identifying personal strengths in therapeutic work and tapping into one’s uniqueness as a means of coping, healing, learning, and growing.