Ellen Curtin, MSW, LCSW
Collaborative Care Social Worker, The Pritzker Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
Chicago, Illinois 60614
Ms. Curtin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and psychotherapist with experience providing individual and group therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Ms. Curtin has experience in medical social work, crisis intervention, and providing training to new clinicians joining a behavioral health crisis response counseling team. She has completed an international internship in Cheltenham, England working in a Trauma Informed Relational School.
In her current role at Lurie Children's, Ms. Curtin provides Behavioral Health consultation and training to primary care physicians at Lurie Children's Pediatrics Deming Clinic. Ms. Curtin uses a population-based care model to monitor and provide follow up to patients receiving an SSRI or stimulant medication at the Pediatrics Deming Clinic. She also sees select patients for brief, solutions focused therapy.
Collaborative Care; Suicide Prevention; ADHD management; Anxiety; Depression; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Grief; Trauma Informed Care
Education & Training
Education: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, School of Social Work, MSW, 2019; Elmhurst University, BA Psychology, 2016
Postgraduate Training: Dialectal Behavioral Therapy certificate, University of Wisconsin- Madison, 2023
Professional Organizations: National Association of Social Workers