Ms. Heather Rodriguez, MSW, LICSW


EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker working in private practice. My areas of expertise include, child and adolescent populations, trauma recovery and LGBTQ+ youth. I currently provide individual and family therapy.

Education & Experience

I received a Masters in Social Work in 2000 at Walla Walla University and am a LICSW. I have worked in mental health for over 20 years in a variety of mental health settings primarily serving infant/toddlers, children and families. I have been an Assistant Professor of Social Work with Walla Walla University teaching in their graduate studies Social Work program for the last 7 years and am currently the MSW Program Coordinator. I have professional certifications in trauma recovery, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and am a 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher and a 300 hour Trauma Center-Trauma Sensitive Yoga Facilitator. I am trained in EMDR and am in the process of obtaining EMDR Certification.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

*Member of NASW *Board Member for Community Resilience Initiative (CRI) *Committee Member for Walla Walla Behavioral Health Committee *Committee Member for Reach Out Walla Walla (Suicide Prevention Coalition). *Co-founder and volunteer for Triple Point Walla Walla (LGBTQ+ Youth Support)

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Infants/Toddlers (0-3)
  • LGBTQ+
  • Underserved


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Sliding Scale