Hilary Brown, MSW, LICSW


Online Therapy

About Me

Hilary works with adults 18 years and older. Her specialty is in trauma specifically PTSD, PTSD with dissociative features and dissociative disorders including dissociative identity disorder. She also works with major depressive disorder, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder and chemical dependency disorders. Hilary is an EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) certified clinician and is trained in NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM) therapy. Hilary meets clients where they are at and believes that they are the experts on their lives. She uses cognitive behavioral therapy, ego state work, EMDR and NARM to help facilitate healing. In her free time, Hilary enjoys walking her dog, cooking and playing board games

Education & Experience

EDUCATION University of Minnesota, Duluth Master of Social Work May 2016 University of Wisconsin, Madison Bachelor of Arts May 2013 Major: Psychology WORK EXPERIENCE Outpatient Therapist, Nystrom & Associates Duluth, MN May 2017-Present 332 West Superior Street, Suite 300 Office: 218-722-4379 ARMHS Worker, Nystrom & Associates Duluth, MN June 2016- September 2017 332 West Superior Street, Suite 300 Office: 218-722-4379 Intern, Program to Aid Victims of Sexual Assault Duluth, MN May 2015-June 2016 32 East 1st Street, Suite 200 Office: 218-726-1442 Intern, St. Louis County Duluth, MN September 2014-May 2015 320 West Superior Street Office: 218-726-2000

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

PAVSA crisis line counselor PAVSA hospital advocate Madison WI rape crisis counselor

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • HCSC
  • Highmark
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Magellan Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth
  • WellPoint