Lorie Jolly joined Partners in Primary Care in 2019 as a Behavioral Health Specialist bringing over 20 years of experience working in the healthcare field.
She graduated from Southern University with a Master’s of Social Work (MSW) and specializes in treating depression, anxiety, grief, loss, and trauma. Lorie is a Licensed Independent Social Worker and also received her Certified Case Manager credential.
Lorie realized very early on that she had a passion for helping others achieve an optimal quality of life, which is what inspired her to pursue a career within the healthcare industry. She believes that through her work she’s able to help people navigate life’s biggest challenges through proper education and guidance. What really drew her to joining Partners was their team approach that focuses on treating the whole person, including their emotional, social and behavioral health needs. Lorie strives to ensure her patient’s satisfaction by treating them as she would want to be treated and by “meeting people where they are”. Lorie defines the right relationship with her patients as one that is focused on dignity, respect, and collaboration which helps her guide her patients in achieving their desired health goals.
When she’s not at the office, Lorie enjoys spending quality time with her family and grandson, as well as traveling and finding good thrift shops for some shopping.