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Emily Cauchon, Therapist and Group Facilitator

Emily is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and is actively working to obtain her Certification in Thanatology (Study of Death, Dying and Bereavement) through the Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC). She is also a suicide bereavement trained clinician with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). She welcomes children, individuals, and families to reach out to find support in healing after a traumatic and major life losses. Emily earned her B.A. in Psychology at Bloomsburg University and her M.S. in Clinical Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Child and Adolescent Therapy from Chestnut Hill College. She has received extensive training in Eco-Systemic Structural Family Therapy through the Philadelphia Family and Child Training Center.

Emily’s background includes working as an outpatient therapist with families who have experienced various levels of hardship, tragedy, and trauma.  In working with individuals or families, Emily focuses on strengthening close, interdependent relationships as the primary means of healing through attachment and self-regulation skills.  In working with children, Emily also adds critical support to caregivers in being a safe emotional container for the children while exploring their grief through creative means.  In all therapeutic work, Emily focuses on supporting her clients in processing grief while creating space for continued bonds, healthy emotional expression, and unique meaning-making behind each story. 

Emily first became involved with the Center in 2014 as a volunteer. She remains actively involved now as a staff member who supports Camp Millie and Nello’s Corner while she has expanded her role here as a therapist and specialized group facilitator. Her role as a therapist includes working with young children through adults. Emily has a passion for the Center’s mission in supporting individuals, couples, and families who have been impacted by loss and grief. 

In addition to her role as a Grief Counselor, Emily also serves as the Specialized Adult Support Group Coordinator for The Center. 

Contact Emily at 610-222-4110 ext. 125  or by email at elc@bereavementcenter.org