Patti Merritt, LCSW-R

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

I am a licensed clinical social worker in private practice working with adults, teens, & children. Previously I worked in a multi disciplinary health center providing counseling and supervising a team of social workers. I have extensive experience working with people with disabilities and worked as a social work supervisor in a skilled nursing facility.

Education & Experience

MSW, Florida International University, Miami, FL 1989

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Western New York Trauma Recovery Network Humanitarian Assistance Program - Volunteer

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Seniors
  • Underserved

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicare

Univera, Independent Health, Fidelis, Optum Health, Beacon Health