Chelsy Bailly is a Licensed Mental Health Professional (LMHP).
She graduated from Lesley University with her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Expressive Arts Therapy. Chelsy completed her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of South Dakota.
She uses an eclectic approach to therapy integrating different therapeutic models to best suit each individual client. Chelsy is comfortable working with people of all ages, and she primarily sees children, teens, and families struggling with a variety of mental, social, and behavioral issues including trauma, depression, anxiety, and grief. She has worked in a variety of settings including outpatient, bereavement/grief, residential inpatient treatment, school, community centers, and hospitals.
She has specialized training in Expressive Arts Therapy, Basic Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Motivational Interviewing, and Trauma-Informed Care. Along with these techniques, Chelsy uses person-centered therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), play therapy, and other forms of traditional talk therapy.