Elinor Marboe is a staff therapist at the Depression and Anxiety Specialty Clinic of Chicago. She graduated from Wellesley College with a Bachelor’s degree in Classical Civilization, and went on to earn a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration with a concentration in clinical practice. She completed a post-graduate Contextual Behavior Therapy Fellowship from the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration.
Ms. Marboe has experience working with adolescents and adults experiencing anxiety, depression, OCD, PTSD, and a variety of mood disorders. Prior to joining DASC, Ms. Marboe provided counseling services to patients in the Trauma and Burn Departments of Cook County Hospital who were admitted for life-threatening injuries. In her clinical work, she draws from her experience providing advocacy services to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, and working with teens at an inpatient substance use treatment center. She is passionate about working with queer, trans, and gender diverse clients.
Ms. Marboe believes in therapy as a collaborative process guided by the client’s values. She utilizes several evidence-based theoretical frameworks, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP). She facilitates a social anxiety group at DASC.
Elinor Marboe, LSW