Eileen Starr, Ph.D, LCSW
Eileen Starr is a PhD Licensed Clinical Social worker. She received her PhD and Master's Degree in clinical social work from Widener University in Chester, PA. In addition to her work at Mid-Atlantic Behavioral Health, Eileen is an adjunct professor in the Center for Social Work Education at Widener University and the University of Delaware in the sociology and criminal justice department. Eileen's teaching experience and dissertation research took her to Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland where she facilitated family therapy seminars while completing her research on the impact of sectarian violence on adolescents & effectiveness of peace building community programs.
Eileen has extensive experience with children, adolescents, and college age (transitional age) youth facilitating individual and family therapy. Previously, she developed and supervised the School Based Therapy, summer, and after-school programs for Upper Bay Counseling and Support Service in Cecil and Harford County Maryland.
Eileen is behavioral in her clinical work, describing her style as "very interactive in partnership with her clients & families to help them meet their goals established in therapy." She believes a reciprocal therapeutic relationship cultivates the best possible outcomes in her patients.
- Highmark BC/BS DE
- Highmark Health Options
- United Health Care
- AmeriHealth Caritas