Lauren Moser Vilar is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist. She received her BA in Psychology from UNCW and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Maryland Baltimore. Lauren has worked to prevent, promote and treat mental health and substance use disorders for over ten years. She has experience in residential settings, inpatient treatment, outpatient mental health and substance use treatment, and higher education. She has worked in prevention and treatment services for mental health and substance use disorders. She is proficient in medication assisted treatment for opioids and has counseled clients who are on medication assisted treatment.
Lauren Moser Vilar evaluates each client’s unique strengths and helps utilize these to accomplish their goals. Lauren primarily utilizes mindfulness based cognitive behavioral therapy as well as dialectical behavioral therapy to assist in building skills to assist with emotional regulation and coping strategies.
Why the hummingbird?
The hummingbird symbolizes great courage, determination, flexibility, adaptability and the enjoyment of life. The hummingbird reminds us to remain present, optimistic, and playful.
Where are we located?
6303 Oleander Dr. Ste 102-A
Wilmington, NC 28403
LMV Counseling has moved! All services will be provided at the Oleander location beginning September 1st, 2018. We are located next to Salt Works in the gray building and across from the NC Arboretum.