Emily Velez LCSW, MCAP

Clinical Psychotherapist

Emily is a seasoned Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist and also Masters-Level Certified Addiction Professional (MCAP).  

She has worked with adolescents and their families in both residential and outpatient treatment settings. She understands that the younger years of a person’s life are an important time to help develop social and emotional intelligence that will allow them to live a healthy adult life. She also believes that incorporating family members in therapy is crucial and that outcomes are improved by family participation.

Emily has a great way of connecting with her clients that allows them to feel safe and heard. She utilizes play therapy techniques, motivational interviewing, and a family systems approach.

*Please print off the following two forms prior to your appointment.

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Office Hours

Monday – Friday 9:00 – 5:00

Issues

Treatment Modalities​

  • CBT

  • EMDR

  • TF-CBT
     

Specialties

  • Trauma and PTSD

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

*Please print off the following two forms prior to your appointment.

  • Addiction

  • Alcohol Use

  • Anger Management

  • Behavioral Issues

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Career Counseling

  • Child or Adolescent

  • Chronic Illness

  • Chronic Impulsivity

  • Chronic Pain

  • Codependency

  • Coping Skills

  • Divorce

  • Domestic Abuse

  • Domestic Violence

  • Drug Abuse

  • Dual Diagnosis

  • Emotional Disturbance

  • Family Conflict

  • Grief

  • Infidelity

  • Life Coaching

  • Life Transitions

  • Marital and Premarital

  • Medication Management

  • Men’s Issues

  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)

  • Parenting

  • Peer Relationships

  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum

  • Relationship Issues

  • School Issues

  • Self Esteem

  • Self-Harming

  • Sex Therapy

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Sleep or Insomnia

  • Spirituality

  • Stress

  • Substance Use

  • Transgender

  • Women’s Issues

“Emily,  my daughter absolutely loved her first therapy session with you and cannot wait to return to the next one.”

Testimonials

“Emily helped my son and I don’t know what I would have done without her.”

“I know I can trust Emily to listen to me and I feel better after talking to her.”