Joanna Vanore (she/her), LCSW

Adjunct Faculty Member

Educational Background

BA in Social Work and Gerontology Certificate from Cedar Crest College 2007; MSW from Temple University 2013; GTIP graduate 2019

Professional Experience

Part-Time Private Practice- Psychotherapist (2020-Present); VNA of Philadelphia- Hospice Social Worker (2012-present); Philadelphia Corporation for Aging- Assessment Worker (2008-2012); Manor Care Yardley- Social Service Assistant (2007-2008)

About Me

Joanna has clinical experience working with the chronically ill, hospice, and older adults as well as therapeutic experience with Depression, Anxiety, Trauma, Life Transitions, Grief and Bereavement. Her approach is Humanistic/Client-Centered and integrates Gestalt, Narrative, Psychodynamic, Existential, and Mindfulness theories. Joey earned a Certificate of Completion from the Gestalt Training Institute of Philadelphia (GTIP); MSW from Temple University; BA in Social Work and Certification in Gerontology from Cedar Crest College. Joey identifies as a bi-racial, cis woman (she/her/hers) committed to social justice and de-centering whiteness. In her free time she enjoys writing, reading, theater, and video games.