Laurie Weitzman, MS, LCSW-C
Children, Adolescents & Young Adults
Laurie graduated with a Masters in Clinical Social Work from The Catholic University of America. Prior to joining the team at A Step Forward, Laurie worked as a Care Coordinator in wraparound services throughout Montgomery County, as well as a school-based Mental Health Therapist at a school for students with social, emotional, and behavioral disorders.
She has training in a variety of interventions including CBT, DBT, and mindfulness and uses a strength-based approach in order to assess what modality will work best for each individual Client.
Laurie gained experience working with clients of all ages, both in individual and family settings, and specializes in anxiety and depression, ADHD, eating disorders, trauma, and family/relationship dynamics.
When Laurie is not working, she enjoys reading, going to football games, and spending time with her husband and daughter.
“Through joint collaboration and exploration, we will work to heal wounds, identify your personal strengths, and develop new coping skills unique to you.”