Rachel Fogelberg, LMSW

Clinical Social Worker

Biography

Rachel Berent Fogelberg, LMSW is a Clinical Social Worker in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan.  She completed her master’s degree in Social Work at the University of Kentucky in 2002. Rachel has worked as a clinical social worker and psychotherapist in a variety of outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment centers and has been with Michigan Medicine since 2007.  Rachel specializes in the treatment of mood disorders and problematic eating, specifically emotional, compulsive and binge eating.

Rachel enjoys working with individuals of all ages and has a special interest in helping people who struggle with issues related to weight management, body image and self-esteem. Rachel provides individual and group treatment and utilizes a variety of modalities and interventions. She has extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing while personalizing treatment to include behavioral change models, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Interpersonal Psychotherapy when appropriate.  Rachel currently sits on the Perinatal Psychiatry team and facilitates The Hunger within Workshop and follow-up groups. She is also a clinical supervisor and facilitates 10 week training mentorships on CBT.

Areas of Interest

  • Depressive Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating
  • Emotional Eating
  • Self-esteem
  • Body image

Credentials

  • MSW and LMSW from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY.
  • LMSW in state of Michigan since 2005