About Marjorie

Education and Training

Education and Training
- New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
- BFA, Purchase College
- MS in Social Work, Columbia University
- Post-Graduate Certificate in Couple and Family Therapy, Ackerman Institute for the Family
- Post-Certificate Advanced Training in Early Childhood, Ackerman Institute for the Family
- Externship and further training in Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples
- Certified EMDR Practitioner (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is a psychotherapeutic approach that can bring about rapid healing from psychological trauma)
- Somatic Experiencing (little "R" in a circle for trademark), in training, expected completion and certification in 2018 (Somatic Experiencing is a body-oriented psychotherapeutic approach to the   healing of trauma and other stress disorders
- Advanced clinical training, Postpartum Stress Center

Other approaches in which I have training and experience include:
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Interpersonal Psychotherapy
- Mindfulness-Based practices.




Affiliations and Memberships

EMDR International Association
Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute
Postpartum Support International
Postpartum Resource Center of New York
Perinatal Connection, New York City
International and New York Centers for Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples
Clinical Associate, Center for Families and Health, Ackerman Institute for the Family
Former Support Group Leader, New York City Alzheimer's Association