Tiffany Nowak is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. As an LCSW, Tiffany has a very holistic approach to therapy and combines more traditional modalities such as attachment work, family of origin work and Internal Family Systems work with EMDR and LENS Neurofeedback. She believes that reaching a healthy mental place comes from not only understanding where the client is as an individual, but also what is happening in their surrounding environment, relationships, and daily interactions. An important part of this process is coming to an understanding that each small change you make can have a significant impact on your entire life.
She decided to switch careers completely in 2014 from the fashion industry into a helping profession and went back to school to gain a second bachelor's degree in order to begin graduate school for social work. She graduated from Louisiana State University with her undergraduate degree in Child and Family Studies. As an undergraduate Tiffany interned with one of the few parent coordinators in southeast Louisiana working closely with the family court system. Soon after, she moved to England and received her Masters in Social Work at Kingston University London in the United Kingdom. Her experience in the UK focused on working with teens and young adults with learning and physical disabilities and their caregivers, and working with high risk foster children in emergency placements. Tiffany also participated in a special interest placement in Jinja, Uganda Africa working with women and children who had been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. Both of her studies in the US and abroad have given her a wide-ranging toolset on combating the many different issues one can face in life.
She has worked in private practice now for 3 years and has come to specialize as a therapist working with those struggling with Complex Trauma and PTSD, addiction, anxiety and depression, life transitions, sexual issues, self-harm & LGBTQIA+ populations. Ultimately, Tiffany believes that everyone deserves a safe place to reach their potential. She believes that anyone can work through any obstacle life brings them with the right tools and support.
In her free time Tiffany enjoys her family, college football, volunteering and traveling (especially to Disney).
2016, Bachelors of Science, Children and Family Studies, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
2018, Masters in Social Work, Kingston University London, Kingston-Upon-Thames, England
License & Certifications:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners (TSBWSE) -License – 67634
EMDR trained, certification in process
Certification in Life Story Work for Traumatized Children
Member of EMDRia
Member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Internal Family Systems