• Sara McNicholas, MSW, LSW

    Licensed Social Worker


Education and Professional History:
BSW, Youngstown State University 2006
MSW, Youngstown State University 2024
I worked as a medical social worker for 11 years, providing services in the ER and Ambulatory Care Center at St. Elizabeth Health Center. For the past 4 years I provided case management, counseling, parenting education and program management for mothers in recovery. I am trained in EMDR and Perinatal Mental Health.

Specialties /Certificates/Special Training:
Trauma (EMDR)
Perinatal Mental Health (prenatal and postpartum mental health)
Parenting skills and education
Parenting Neurodivergent children
Addiction Recovery

Professional Objectives:
As a Social Worker my goal is to provide care from a person-centered approach by creating a safe, supportive, and at times fun environment. It is my goal to provide a space where you feel supported, comfortable, validated and know that you are not alone in whatever struggles you are facing.

Fun Facts:
My best friend says that I am all sunshine and puppies. I truly try to see the best in everyone and in every situation!