Gentle Stream

Emma Young, LMSW

Emma is a graduate of Columbia University’s School of Social Work, where she completed an intensive Dialectical Behavioral Therapy training program and lab.  Through this program, Emma received advanced training and practice in treating suicidal adolescents and young adults.  She completed her year-long internship at Silver Hill Hospital and aided in the restructuring of their adolescent DBT residential program.  Emma is drawn to DBT for its effectiveness and commitment to helping clients reach their own unique life worth living goals.  When not working, Emma enjoys making art, exploring the DC area, and spending time with friends and family.   

emmayoung@dbtcentergw.com