Holly Chalkwater

Holly Chalkwater is a licensed professional clinical counselor and supervisor who has experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families.  She earned a Bachelor of Psychology from Cleveland State University and a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from John Carroll University.  Holly has experience working in the mental health outpatient and school-based settings, providing an individualized treatment approach. 

Areas of focus in practice include helping those experiencing depression, anxiety disorders, stress, life transitions/adjustments, and effects from trauma.  She finds value in working with individuals to promote self-esteem and self-worth. Holly also finds importance in working with children and families to help manage behavioral and emotional concerns and strengthen communication within the family. 

Holly has training and experience in utilizing EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) and TF-CBT (Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) to help children and adolescents process effects from trauma.  She also has training and experience with the PMT (Parent Management Training) model which is an evidence-based treatment approach to help families manage behavioral concerns in children.  Holly practices working collaboratively with individuals of all ages and walks of life to help each individual work towards meeting their personal goals and overall wellness.

Holly sees clients at our Lakewood office.