MaryLu Olson

  • Washington
  • Information updated 4 weeks ago

About MaryLu Olson's service

MaryLu Olson is a highly experienced and compassionate Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been in the mental health field for 20 years. With 15 years of counseling experience, MaryLu has worked in various settings including hospitals, offices, clinics, nursing homes, and the emergency department. She possesses a wide range of expertise and specializes in helping individuals who are dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma, health concerns, aging, relationship difficulties, communication issues, life stress, faith doubts, work problems, substance abuse, school challenges, and those seeking purpose and meaning. MaryLu understands that each person has their own unique story and therefore takes a highly collaborative approach to therapy. She utilizes a diverse range of therapeutic techniques such as Psychodynamic Theory, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Brief Therapy, Existential Therapy, and Mindfulness. MaryLu is dedicated to authenticity, transparency, honesty, building trust, and sharing her knowledge to support her clients’ wellness both in the present and the future. She recognizes the courage it takes to seek therapy and would be honored to accompany you on your journey towards a better tomorrow. Start your journey today with MaryLu Olson.

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • Addictions
  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Career difficulties
  • Compassion fatigue
  • Coping with life changes
  • Depression
  • Family conflicts
  • Grief
  • Intimacy-related issues
  • LGBT
  • Parenting issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Sleeping disorders
  • Stress
  • Trauma and abuse

Additional areas

  • Abandonment
  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • Attachment Issues
  • Autism and Asperger Syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Caregiver Issues and Stress
  • Chronic Pain Illness and Disability
  • Co-morbidity
  • Codependency
  • Commitment Issues
  • Communication Problems
  • Control Issues
  • Dissociation
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Emptiness

Therapeutic approaches

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Existential Therapy
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Therapy

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

15 years

NPI number


License Details

UT LCSW 351083-3501

License: LCSW


License number: 351083-3501

Expires at 2024-09-30

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