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Who is Lori Vann of Vann & Associates?

#HereToServe isn’t just a catchy hashtag, it is a policy, mindset, and priority for Lori Vann and her Associates. As a client, you are entrusting us to provide professional, proven, and ethical assistance for you or your loved one.

Lori has been privileged to be called by her professional peers “the Guru” and an “authority” on Non-Suicidal Self-Injury, in addition, to being considered one of the top counselors in the Metroplex when it comes to developing interns into highly ethical and professional counselors who are sought after by counseling centers.  Her 20+ years of counseling experience in a variety of locations from inpatient psychiatric, non-profit, school districts, outpatient clinics to private practice has provided her with a unique, well-rounded perspective that benefits not only her staff, her interns, the licensed counselors she trains during her ethics’ events, but also the community. 

Find out why Lori is the one that professional peers consult with on cases and how her direct, easily implementable strategies produce high success rates with her and her associates’ clients.

Lori’s Insights into the epidemic of NSSI

Insurance Panels: Aetna and United/Optum
Types of therapies offered: Individual, Family,  and Group
Ages Served: 12 years and older
Days Available: Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday in the office and online
Contact Lori: 214-270-6966
Email:  Lori

International Speaker, Media Darling, Parenting & Boundaries Expert, and Self-injury Authority

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Lori's Background

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, graduating Cum Laude, from Pepperdine University.
  • Master of Arts degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling, graduating Summa Cum Laude, from Chapman University.

Counseling Highlights

  • Began practicing counseling in 1998 at Chapman University’s Community Clinic
  • Licensed Professional Counselor since 2001
  • LPC Supervisor since 2003
  • Experience in the non-profit, inpatient psychiatric, and academic sectors
  • Opened the Carrollton office for Vann Counseling, Speaking, Consulting, and Supervision in 2008
  • Expanded the business into Vann Counseling & Associates to offer lower cost counseling services provided by LPC interns in 2010
  • Regarded as a Global Authority on the Treatment and Prevention of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury (NSSI)
  • Nicknamed "The Teen Whisperer"
  • Author of 5 books, with books 6 and 7 set for release Fall 2021.

Speaking Highlights

  • Professional speaker since 2000
  • International, National, and State Conferences & Symposiums
  • Go to www.LoriVann.com for speaking and media interview information

Media Commentator Highlights

  • International, National, State, and Local Mental Health Media Commentator since 2009
  • Over 285 interviews for TV, radio, and print media
  • Go to www.LoriVann.com to find out how Lori serves via various media outlets