Hello and welcome to my practice!
Here is some information about myself and my practice.
I am a licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW) working in private practice located at 1145 Reservoir Avenue Cranston, RI. I received a Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work (MSW) through Rhode Island College in 1998.
Before private practice I worked for many years in varied settings working with a wide range of mental health and psychiatric issues. I gained substantial and excellent employment experience through my work at psychiatric hospitals, residential facilities and community mental health settings providing support and counseling/psychotherapy services.
I am a very non-judgemental person who is truly interested in helping. I offer empirically supported, solution focused treatment methods. Together we can use my training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy ( CBT ) , Exposure Responce Prevention ( ERP ), Mindfuliness based CBT, DBT, ACT, Psychodynamic Therapy, Grief Counseling, Relaxation training, and others. To improve your current quality of life.
Initial 15 minute phone consultation is free.
I have advanced training in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder through the International OCD Foundation ( IOCDF), the leaders in treatment of OCD. Using Exposure Response Prevention (ERP) CBT and ACT . I am also a member of the IOCDF
I am trained in EMDR for treatment of trauma and related disorders. For more information on EMDR please visit www.emdr.com.
I continuously update my knowlege of various treatment methodologies, through ongoing licensure educational requirements, and areas of speciality. In addition I have opportunities to consult with experts in the field of OCD , Trauma, and related disorders.
"I recommend Loren as an outstanding therapist. I have had the pleasure of working with her the past 5 years. She is competent and caring of her clients and goes the extra mile to help them through difficult times in their lives. Loren has many expertise in the field . A person wouldn't be disappointed in choosing her". P.H. LICSW "
Loren is a terrific, warm, intelligent and gracious person who I had the pleasure of working with as a colleague at Arbor-Fuller Hospital psychiatric hospital in MA, a diversified adult inpatient psychiatric and substance abuse facility. She has community mental health experience at Kent County's out patient services and a lengthy Independent Practice in a group of clinicians. I would recommend her as a well rounded therapist anytime." M.B. LICSW ,LCSW