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Mrs. Emily Salmieri


Emily Salmieri, LCSW
Behavioral Health Therapist

Emily Salmieri believes in promoting mental health and wellness of students to help them achieve academic success. She provides individual and group therapy, along with other resources. Her passion for a healthy mind and body has been cultivated as a St. Louis Children’s Hospital employee since 2014. Prior to joining the Healthy Kids, Healthy Minds program in 2017, she was a social worker with Healthy Kids Express, which is also part of the hospital’s Child Health Advocacy and Outreach department. She now serves as the educational support counselor at Hodgen Elementary School. 

Salmieri earned an undergraduate degree in communications from the University of Missouri-Saint Louis, and a Master’s in Social Work from Saint Louis University. She is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and is passionate about the social and emotional development of children who may be experiencing hardships and focuses on improving their overall quality of life to help them reach their full potential. 

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