Norine Vander Hooven
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Norine Vander Hooven is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and has worked in the field of mental health for 30 years. Most recently, Norine was the Assistant Clinical Director at Engage. Norine is currently in private practice full time. Norine specializes in crisis intervention, depression, anxiety, and trauma. Norine is trained in EMDR, and is passionate about working with children, teens, and adults using EMDR. Norine also utilizes other types of talk therapy as well. Norine has served as a Field Instructor for MSW graduate students for the last 5 years. She is extremely passionate about her work in the field of Suicidology, and is proud to be a member of the American Association of Suicidology. Norine works from a strength-based approach, and believes that each client is unique, special, and has their own strengths to build upon. Norine works with individuals, couples, and families. She feels privileged to be able to help people on their journey in discovering their authentic self, and working through any challenges they might be experiencing. In her spare time, Norine loves spending time with her family and their dog, as well as getting to San Diego whenever possible.