She/Her/HersLicensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical, LCSW-C Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Lauren Siegel is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the San Francisco Bay Area. Lauren has over 20 years of social work experience helping individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, relationships, and life transitions. She supports young to middle-aged adults individually and within groups.
Lauren believes in the uniqueness of each client; therefore, she draws from an extensive therapeutic toolkit that integrates Attachment Theory, Neurobiology, and Trauma Informed Care with Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Family Systems. In addition, Lauren uses an array of creative modalities to help clients connect and discover parts within themselves that talking alone does not always reveal. Together, clients overcome obstacles, address self-doubt and limiting beliefs, forging a path toward lasting change and growth.
Lauren earned a Master’s in Social Work from CUNY Hunter College School of Social Work. She has a certificate in People Personnel Service Credential from the University of California, Berkeley. Before becoming an LCSW, she worked within schools, community-based organizations, and government agencies to increase mental health access and social inequalities.
Begin your healing journey and empower yourself at the deepest level by connecting with Lauren today.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Childhood trauma - Learning how traumatic events in childhood can translate into adulthood; processing through difficult memories with the goal of moving past the experience and lingering symptoms
Lauren Siegel is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:
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Years of Experience: 21 years
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Bay Area Community Resources, School Based Therapist , 2017 - 2022
La Famila, Oakland Unified School District, School Social Worker Intern, 2015 - 2016
Creekside Middle School, Castro Valley Unified School District , School Social Worker Intern , 2013 - 2014
Family Paths, Parental Stress Hotline Volunteer, 2012 - 2014
Bridge Housing, Community Builder, 2009 - 2010
Insight Center for Economic Development, Consultant, Economic Security Initiative , 2010 - 2010
Bay Area Air Quality Management District, Consultant, Community Engagement, 2008 - 2008
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Community Involvement Specialist, 2005 - 2008
East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation, Program Manager, Community Development Initative, 2003 - 2005
University of California, Berkeley, People Personal School Credential , 2016
City University of New York, Hunter College School of Social Work , Master's of Social Work, 2002
Mills College, Bachlors of Art in Human Development , 1997