Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult
Services Provided: Consultation and Assessment, Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Emily Beatty provides Evidenced Based treatment including CBT, DBT skills training, narrative therapy as approaches to treating anxiety, mood disorders (bipolar, depression), trauma, grief and substance use. She has several years of experience using harm reduction and motivational interviewing in treatment of multitude of substance use problems and partnering with psychopharmacologists in creatively using psychotherapy and medication (both eastern and western informed medicine) for the above. Emily is trained in psychodynamic approaches to trauma including systemic family and attachment therapy modalities along with mindfulness and holistic healing. She has over 12 years experience administratively and clinically overseeing community based programs including those for people with metal illness, substance use, crisis intervention services and outpatient counseling for children, families and adults. She is passionate about community social justice and the de-stigmatization of mental health disorders- alleviating the internalization of oppression that further complicates trauma and depression.
Obtained masters degree in social work from Simmons College and did post masters work with children and families around crisis management and attachment/adoptions. Private PACT and outpatient services, crisis intervention with adults, substance use work in Chelsea and community based work on the south shore and the north shore as team leader and regional director.