Aurora Dowdy, MSW, LCSW, LCAS, CHt, CHC, CA

Preferred Name: Aurora

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Definitely committed to teaching others how to heal from trauma, hold space for all parts of the self, challenge inner narratives, cultivate inner power, transform and transmute suffering, cultivate inner peace, build a life worth living, etc.

Education & Experience

I attended East Carolina University for undergrad, and NC State University for graduate school. I've been working in the health field since 2004. Specializing in trauma, personality disorders, and addiction. I'm dually licensed in the state of North Carolina as an LCSW, and a LCAS. Intensively trained in DBT (Level 3), and also EMDR (certification process). Other areas of study, and focus include holistic treatments such as aromatherapy, health coaching, clinical hypnosis, spirituality, etc.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Gender Identity
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Group
  • Immigrants
  • Underserved


  • English
  • Spanish


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicaid
  • Sliding Scale

Self-Pay, Out of Network (SuperBill provided)