Dr. Bridget Williams received her M.S. in Counseling Psychology from Avila University in 2009 and completed her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Adler University — Chicago Campus in October 2016. A Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Maryland, Dr. Williams holds a provisional license in the state of Tennessee while completing her postdoctoral supervision requirement. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including a domestic violence agency, a residential treatment facility for at-risk youth, a substance abuse facility, a community mental health agency for pregnant and parenting teens/young adults, a community mental health agency for at-risk and homeless youth, and a college counseling center.
Dr. Williams derives the most satisfaction by working with survivors of trauma. She also enjoys working with those suffering loss and grief, substance abuse, identity development, interpersonal relationships, crisis intervention, and sexual violence. By understanding a person’s subjective view of personal experience, their interpersonal relationships, and the world in which they live, Dr. Williams leverages practical tools with personal strength to foster improvement.
Facilitating trust is Dr. Williams' highest priority. She works with adolescents, young adults, adults, couples, and families.