Lauren is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Texas. Prior to coming to LifeStance, she worked at a behavioral health company that provided therapy services to a nursing homes and assisted living residents. In addition, Lauren has over a decade of experience working in hospice care providing direct patient services as well as bereavement/grief support and counseling. Lauren graduated with her Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington and her undergraduate is in Family Studies from Messiah College in Pennsylvania. Building rapport and trust with clients is of great importance. She utilizes techniques including cognitive behavioral therapy and solution-focused therapy to improve your overall mental health and wellbeing.