Mary Eldridge, MSW, LCSW, CA (she/ella) works with adolescents and adults by providing individual therapy addressing a variety of concerns both in English and Spanish including folks with limited language proficiency. Some of the concerns Mary would love to assist individuals with are anxiety, depression, stress management, grief, trauma including sexual and domestic violence, social justice concerns and impact of oppression including that for BIPOC identifying individuals, and LGBTQ+ identity exploration.
Mary was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela and moved to the US back in 2008 when she started to pursue and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and her Master of Social Work degree, both from The University of Iowa. Mary’s professional experience is primarily composed of working with individuals who have experienced sexual and domestic violence throughout their lifespan. Mary worked for The University of Iowa and most recently for The University of Wisconsin-Madison where she gained invaluable therapeutic experience. Mary’s approach incorporates a variety of treatment modalities and skills including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Internal Family Systems, Polyvagal Theory, Somatic Intervention, and EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.