Holly Dorian

Holly Dorian

MSW, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Holly is a licensed clinical social worker and a clinically certified trauma professional level two. She earned her Master’s degree in Social Work and Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a focus on Human Development from DePaul University. She has obtained training in evidence-based treatment modalities and trauma-informed care such as, EMDR, Parts Work, and Polyvagal Theory. She has extensive experience working with clients in behavioral medicine and emotional wellness type settings.

Holly specializes in working with adolescence, young adults, and adults. She has experience and enjoys working with clients with various challenges including anxiety, depression, suicidality, LGBTQIA+ related issues, grief and loss trauma, complex PTSD, abuse trauma, relational issues, self-injurious behaviors, and life transitions.

Holly has an accepting, empathic, and strengths based approach. She provides a calm and therapeutic space to help you explore past and present issues that affect your current situation. She believes the therapeutic journey is a collaborative process and will focus her interventions to meet her client’s needs. She aims to assist clients in realizing their strengths and resources to make the changes they desire. Her hope for her clients is overall self-acceptance, self-compassion, and to be able to manage various life challenges. Holly’s overall goal is to enhance one’s strengths that will allow each individual to grow, heal, and accept their own journey.