Mary Tanner

MSW, LISW (Illinois)

MSW, LISW (Ohio)



Your therapy is all about you.  You have the power to change, feel your best and choose the life you want. Mary Tanner is a therapist who believes this. She provides a safe, relaxed space for individuals, couples and families to comfortably work on the goals they set for themselves. She will help you clarify your goals and determine how to use your strengths and therapeutic interventions to achieve them.

Mary is a Licensed Independent Social Worker. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and a Master’s degree in Education from Xavier University. She has a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Iowa. She has specialized training in Parent Child Interaction Therapy, Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Mary is an empathetic, non-judgmental, knowledgeable professional. She’s an excellent listener. She enjoys helping clients problem solve and choose their best life. She has worked in a variety of settings and with many different populations.   

Anxiety, depression, ADHD, grief, trauma, anger management, sexual abuse, bullying and marital and family issues are some of the problem areas in which Mary has worked. She uses a variety of modalities including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy, and elements of Play and Art Therapy, to name a few.

In addition to being a Licensed Independent Social Worker, Mary has a business and education background and many life experiences from which to draw.  

To see current license information for this therapist please visit the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapy Board License Verification website here and type their name in the search box. 


DBT - InformedAbuseADHDWomen's ConcernsTraumaStress ManagementSelf-Harming/Suicidal ThoughtsSchool ProblemsPTSDPersonality DisordersParenting Concerns/EducationOccupational ConcernsMood ConcernsMilitary/VeteransMen's ConcernsLife ChangesGrief & BereavementCouples CounselingConflict ResolutionBipolar DisorderBehavior Modification/ChangesAnxiety & DepressionAnger Management