Abby is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She received her Bachelor's degree in Social Work form the University of Iowa and her Master's degree in Social Work from Loyola University in Chicago. Abby also lived in India for two years which gave her an opportunity to work with different cultures Her specialties include working with couples, teens and adults who suffer from depression, anxiety, and mood disorders. Abby is also comfortable working with eating disorders, grief/loss, parenting issues and family therapy. Abby's passion for Social Work began as a very young age. As far back as Abby can remember, she has been drawn to opportunities where she can improve the lives of others. Abby partners with her clients to assist them with the development of strategies to cope with life's challenges. Abby will work with you on strategies to manage your concerns. Her goal is to encourage, inform, and challenge you in a safe and nonjudgmental setting. Abby is relationship based and structured in her therapy. Abby is currently in the process of getting certified as a Gottman method couples therapist.