professional credentials

Professional Experience:

1979 - Cur.  Private Practice in Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy

2004 - Cur.   Executive Director - The Warren Trauma Institute

2002 - Cur.   Literary Consultant - Behavioral Science Book Service Time Warner

1992 - 1995  President - The International Society for Communicative Psychoanalysis and

Psychotherapy

1987 - 2001  Executive Director, Supervising Psychoanalyst, and Instructor - 

The Psychoanalytic Center for Communicative Education

1980 - 2001  Private Practice in Psychotherapy - New York

1977 - 1983   Clinical Social Worker - Lenox Hill Hospital - New York City, NY

1975 - 1977   Clinical Social Worker - Jacoby Hospital - Bronx, New York

1973 - 1975   Group Leader - The Human Potential Center - Tappan, New York


Education:

DSW   1995     Adelphi University School of Social Work

MSW   1977     Columbia University School of Social Work

Awarded Lenox Hill Clinical Scholarship

BA       1975     Fordham University Psychology

Graduated Summa Cum Laude

Member: Alpha Sigma Rho Honor Society

Awarded Urban Corps grant, NYC Mayor's office


Psychotherapy Credentials:

   1987     Certified-Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist

Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY


Specialized Education:

 1973     GROW - Group Relations Ongoing Workshop - Cert. Group Leader

 1972     GROW - Certified Group Counselor

             American Society of Group Psychotherapy & Psychodrama

Certified Group Leader


Certifications:

2005     Fellow - American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress - FAAETS

2004     Diplomate - American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress - AAETS

2002     SCEH - Society of Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis

1997      BCETS - American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress

Certified Traumatologist

     American Association of Professional Hypnotists

1994      New Jersey License CSW: #SC 01585

1987      ABECSWBCD - American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work

Board Certified Diplomate Cert#6680

1979     ACSW - Academy of Clinical Social Workers

1978     New York State Certification CSW - #020091 - 1PR


Professional Associations:

The International Society for Communicative Psychoanalysis & Psychotherapy

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

Fellow - Clinical Social Work Psychotherapists

Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists

Fellow - The American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress

Society for Clinical & Experimental Hypnosis