Mrs. Laura Griffin, LCSW


EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Laura Griffin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 5+ years of experience working with individuals from various backgrounds. Laura holds a post-baccalaureate certificate in Gender Violence Intervention and has assisted numerous survivors of sexual, domestic, and intimate partner violence in finding strength, healing, and a refreshed and renewed sense of self. Her therapeutic style is very person-centered, as she believes it is important to meet people where they are and tailor therapeutic approaches to their specific needs. Empowerment and strengths-based approaches are also central aspects of her work. She is trained in various treatment modalities including EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Trauma-Informed Care. She enjoys working with children age 10+, teens, young adults, and individuals healing from trauma. Laura’s goal is for her clients to take pride in having a therapist that will advocate, celebrate, empower, and challenge them.

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Science in Psychology Bachelor of Arts in Sociology Master of Social Work Post-baccalaureate certificate in Gender Violence Intervention Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • LGBTQ+
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

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