Lori A . DeWindt, M.A.

Lori A. DeWindt imageLori A. DeWindt, M.A., graduated from Gallaudet University in Washington D. C. with a Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling and an undergraduate degree in Social Work. She first joined the staff of Deaf Wellness Center (DWC) in 2007. In 2009, she relocated to Utah and took a position at the Sego Lily Center for the Abused Deaf. In 2011, she returned to Rochester where she rejoined the staff of the DWC and also joined the staff of the National Center for Deaf Health Research (NCDHR), another program of the University of Rochester Medical Center. Lori has over 15 years of clinical experience, including in outpatient settings and at a treatment center for children. Lori’s counseling specialties include working with individuals, children, couples and families, and group therapy. She also has exeprience in grants and program management. Her interests center on a number of important Deaf health and mental health issues, especially intimate partner violence, wellness, depression, anxiety, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and children's counseling needs. She conducts research on these and other topics for both the DWC and NCDHR. In 2011, Lori chaired the Justice for All Deaf Victims National Coalition conference on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, held in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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