Dorri C. Scott

Masters Clinical Social Work ( MSW). Certified Family Mediator & Parent Coach. Doctoral Candidate - DSW

Blue Cross, Blue Shield



  • Parental Coach Certificate

Family Communications
Cultural diversity

A strengths model / family systems practitioner with 20+ years experience teaching social work in higher education, managing community mental health programs and working in private practice. Focused on women, couples, blended families and small groups I educate, advocate and support clients facing life stressors including, anxiety, stress, PTSD, divorce and parenting. LGBTQ and cultural diversity.

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Dorri is a 20 year VA transplant and proud “Jersey Girl” who grew up 5 miles from the Big Apple, NY, NY. She loves to read; any book will do, author of over 100 published articles, author of a best selling book and manages an online magazine. A certified family mediation - parent coach, Dorri holds a BA in Political Science, Masters in Clinical Social Work is a graduate of the Harvard Business School and currently completing a Doctorate in Social Work, Leadership and Policy. Committed to mental health wellness, she speaks internationally and advocates for families, foster care and adoption worldwide.


Dorri is an excellent caring counselor - The best! I have worked with her over a year. She has helped me grow personally, see myself positively and helped me build self esteem.

Bonnie G. Northern VA

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