Meet Claire Foss, LCSW

Claire has extensive experience with diverse individuals, couples and families of all ages including adolescents, college and graduate students, and young adults. Her areas of focus are anxiety, depression, eating disorders and substance use. She works with relationships, gender and sexuality concerns, and issues related to trauma, chronic pain and grief. Her expertise also includes ADHD, ASD, social anxiety and academic and career challenges.

Claire is positive and engaging, problem solving and strengths focused with a client centered approach. Her clinical training and approaches include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Integrative Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy for Trauma (CPT), Couple Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), and Relational Psychodynamic Therapy.

Claire leads support, skill-based, and other therapeutic groups for individuals and families. She is also skilled in developing psychosocial assessments and custom treatment plans, and collaborating with families, schools, and interdisciplinary teams.

In addition to being a therapist and clinical team leader, Claire has worked in roles involving program development, family education, community outreach, and software based applications in outpatient programs, treatment centers, and medical facilities. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Denver and her Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from Loyola University of Chicago.


Claire is a Therapist with Connections Health.