Emily Gurley, LICSW

EMDR Certified Therapist

About Me

I am passionate about helping people improve their lives, overcome difficult transitions, become empowered to cope with stressful situations, increase sense of wellbeing, and improve skills for navigating through challenging situations. I provide individual therapy for adults and specialize in treatment of complex trauma, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, traumatic birth experience, and therapy for medical and mental health professionals experiencing trauma, stress, &/or burnout.I draw upon a wide range of therapeutic philosophies and modalities including: EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), SE (Somatic Experiencing®), Narrative Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and Ego States Therapy. My goal as a therapist if to assist my clients to overcome life events that have caused personal trauma and/or troubling behavioral patterns. I believe in the effectiveness and power of therapy.

Education & Experience

Master of Social Work (MSW) from Boston University Certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Circle of Security Parenting Facilitator

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults


  • Does Not Accept Insurance