Richmond Creative Counseling- Southside


Richmond Creative Counseling- Willow Lawn


Emily Martin, LCSW (she/her)


Practice Location:

Willow Lawn & Virtual

Ages Treated:

Adults: 18+

Primary Areas of Clinical Interest & Expertise:

· Depression, anxiety, and mood disorders

· Trauma, domestic violence, and PTSD

· Substance use and recovery 

· Life transitions, parenting, fertility/pregnancy/postpartum


Emily, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, has been in the mental health field since 2003.  She is dedicated to working with her clients to help them find peace and healthy solutions in their lives.  She works with adults struggling with issues around trauma and post traumatic stress disorder, grief, anxiety and panic attacks, depression, mood disorders, relationship issues, work/school stressors and addiction. 

Emily is especially committed to and focused on women’s issues such as domestic violence, infertility, exercise and nutrition, insomnia and parenting.  Emily utilizes a variety of therapeutic approaches with her clients in order to maintain a safe, productive and honest environment.  She is an Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and provides Auricular Acupuncture, which is a unique, non-verbal modality that can help treat trauma, addiction/cravings, and anxiety. 

When Emily is not working, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family and dog, cooking, and enjoying live music.



Bachelor of Arts (Sociology) - University of Vermont

Master of Social Work- Virginia Commonwealth University


Licenses and Certifications:

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)- Virginia

Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist 

While Emily is contracted with the following insurance payers, we recommend contacting your insurance company to determine if your plan has any restrictions or limitations:

- Anthem (Commercial and Medicaid)
- Aetna (Commercial)
- Bright
- Cigna
- Molina Complete Care of Virginia Medicaid
- Optima (Commercial and Medicaid)
- Optum/ UnitedHealthcare (Commercial and Medicaid)


Richmond Creative Counseling

Willow Lawn

Richmond Creative Counseling