Victoria Powell, LCSW

Social Worker
2275 Swallow Hill Rd
Building 900
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15220

Narrative of Services:

Victoria provides services via in-person sessions and teletherapy sessions through a HIPAA-compliant, secure video conferencing site. At this time, Victoria is licensed to work with individuals throughout the state of Pennsylvania.

Between 85%-100% of her solo practice is dedicated to the assessment, education, and treatment of OCD, and co-occurrence with anxiety and depression. Victoria uses Exposure with Response Prevention, and her knowledge of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, to work with and treat individuals with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes

Training Description:

Victoria has worked within the mental health field since 2013 and graduated with her MSW from the University of Pittsburgh in 2015. Victoria has worked within Western Psychiatric Hospital of UPMC since 2016 and found a passion within their OCD IOP clinic. Victoria has a history of working with college-aged individuals and has specific training in working with individual who have been diagnosed with OCD. Victoria has completed a four-week course, from Massachusetts General Hospital, on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Body Dysmorphic Disorder. Victoria has additionally attended the IOCDF Annual Conference and is seeking further training by attending the BTT

Diversity Statement:

Victoria has the knowledge and the skill set to work with individuals who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. She has worked with a number of individuals who identify themselves as transgender or genderqueer and is comfortable working with individuals who identify as part of that population.

Victoria has received training and educational hours regarding inclusive treatment for individuals who identify as transgender and/or nonbinary, and how to assist with support within treatment.