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Dorene Goodfriend, LCSW

Dorene Goodfriend, MSW, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker.  She has been practicing psychotherapy in the triangle area for 24 years.  Ms. Goodfriend graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1980 with a Master of Social Work degree.  She has a background in both child/adolescent and adult psychotherapy in a variety of treatment settings.  Ms. Goodfriend has been with North Duke Therapy Offices since the practice began in 1985.  The focus of her work with clients is around healing and changing unhealthy patterns that were learned in early relationships.  She is trained in both level I and II of EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) and a related treatment protocol called DNMS (Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy).  These specialties, along with education and experience in a variety of modalities such as psychodynamic and cognitive/behavioral techniques, give clients a choice of options to best fit their treatment need.

Our therapists are committed to ensuring your confidentially in a professional relationship that respects your individuality and dignity. All clinicians are licensed and comply with all ethical and professional standards for the practice of psychotherapy.

North Duke Psychotherapy Offices
400 Crutchfield Street
Durham, NC 27704
Fax 919-471-2211

Updated 5/7/2015