Dawn Giorno, LCSW

Dawn Giorno, LCSW, Hillary Counseling, Milwaukee, WI

Dawn Giorno, LCSW

Dawn Giorno is a psychotherapist with over 12 years of experience in the mental health field. As a seasoned practitioner, she specializes in providing therapy to individuals and couples. Dawn utilizes a holistic approach, focusing on all aspects of the person in order to find balance in one’s life.

Dawn works with adults who have varying issues, including: depression, anxiety, life transitions and specific changes that women encounter throughout pregnancy and child rearing. She understands the unique stressors that being a mother can bring and provides a warm, calming environment to explore this time. In addition, Dawn enjoys helping couples navigate difficult times in their partnership and is LGBTQ+ friendly.

As a therapist, Dawn has an open, non-judgmental approach and believes that working in collaboration with her clients facilitates the therapeutic process. Her approach allows people to explore their obstacles in a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment.


Dawn received her Masters of Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She maintains her licensure in the State of Wisconsin as a Clinical Social Worker. In addition, she is currently obtaining training and working toward licensure in Perinatal Mental Health.


Having over a decade of experience in the non-profit mental health field, Dawn is highly skilled at working with diverse people of all backgrounds. Her past work includes case management for individuals with severe and persistent mental illness, in addition to being a Community Prevention Organizer for the AODA community.

Dawn’s wide range of experience makes her an excellent therapist who can connect with her clients and provide the space for change in a meaningful and immediate way.


Dawn Giorno, LCSW
Hillary Counseling
1661 N. Water Street, #507
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 949-1049


  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Women in the perinatal period (pre and postpartum)
  • Parenting
  • Couples
  • LGBTQ+

Dawn’s approach allows her clients to explore their obstacles in a safe, supportive, and nurturing environment.