Emily Adler


About Me

Emily is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a client centered approach to therapy. She focuses on collaborating with clients and meeting them where they are in their journey. Using a strength-based trauma informed approach to therapy she works with clients to find and master skills that can help make life a little better.
Emily believes that the most important indicator of success in therapy is the client/therapist relationship. She focuses on about ensuring that clients feel heard and respected, working to build a foundation of trust, and believes that everyone brings their own story and experiences. Emily’s approach is collaborative, providing guidance and gentle challengs to the client when therapeutically necessary.

Emily possesses a Bachelor’ s degree from The University of Iowa in Religious Studies with a focus in Ethics, a Master's degree New Mexico Highland’s University and is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Emily, works with a wide variety of clients. Her experience includes working with adults with a mental illness, or co-occurring disorder. Her expertise includes relationship and individual problems, depression and anxiety issues, trauma response disorders and working toward motivation to change.

When not working, Emily loves spending time with her family (including a toddler, partner and 2 fur babies) being outdoors hiking, cooking and getting in time for a good book.

**Please note I currently have limited availability for live sessions, however I am open to clients wanting to receive therapy via messaging only.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #L6593 (Expires: 2023-03-30)


Written by L.I. on Apr 20, 2021 after counseling with Emily for 1 year and 7 months

I so appreciate everything that Emily has done for me, ever since we started talking.

Written by M.A. on Aug 24, 2020 after counseling with Emily for 2 weeks

Its a pleasure working with Emily. Here I am able to put thoughts out and get a professional feedback on my thinking and ways to improve overall mental health. Thank you for being so patient and understanding!

Written by P.E. on May 05, 2020 after counseling with Emily for 2 weeks

Emily is so awesome and understanding!! What am amazing person and she understands how to connect and get to the point that is causing the underlying issue. I have enjoyed our sessions and learned so much. She is very non-judgmental and supportive.