Elsa Lockman, LMSW

Elsa believes in the power of the therapist-patient relationship and strives to provide a safe, confidential environment, free of judgment, and built on respect.  Her practice rests on a foundation that all people have unique gifts and challenges, and are worthy of experiencing peace and fulfillment.  With her clients, Elsa utilizes several therapeutic philosophies including mindfulness-based strategies, insight-oriented therapy, solution-focused therapy, psychoeducation, and CBT. Elsa graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s of Arts in English Literature and Psychology and completed her Master’s of Social Work at Western Michigan University.

Elsa specializes in the following areas:

Perinatal Mood disorders, which include Postpartum Depression, Anxiety and OCD
Grief & Loss
Eating Disorders & Body Image Issues
Relationship Problems
Coping with Medical Illness
Trauma & Abuse
Women’s Issues & Self-Esteem
Mood disorders & Anxiety


Insurances Accepted: 

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Care Network