Ms. Cadavid received her MS in Clinical Social Work from Columbia University School of Social Work and obtained her undergraduate degree in Psychology and Counseling from Hunter College, City University of New York. She is bi-cultural and bilingual in English and Spanish and specializes in migration, cultural differences, trauma, grief and loss and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. She was intensively trained in DBT in 2001. Ms. Cadavid welcomes individuals, groups and couples. Ms. Cadavid approaches healing from a holistic perspective and believes that living in the present moment and finding meaning creates a fulfilling life. Ms. Cadavid is licensed in New York and in New Jersey.
Ms. Hand is a graduate of Barnard College with an M.S. from Columbia University. She received her Masters of Science in Social Work from Bryn Mawr College, and completed her post-graduate training in family therapy at the Ackerman Institute for Family in New York City. Her areas of specialization are in depression, anxiety, trauma, and life transitions, and she has extensive experience working with adults, teenagers, and couples. Ms. Hand is licensed to practice in New Jersey.
Mr. Hodgdon received his Masters of Science in Social Work from Columbia University and is certified in Ecosystemic Structural Family Therapy. In addition, he has continued training and supervision in Emotional Focused Therapy. Mr. Hodgdon’s areas of specialty are in family therapy and couples therapy. He believes that change happens through relationships and being able to remain connected in relationships by sharing vulnerabilities. Mr. Hodgdon has been a licensed social worker in New Jersey since 1994. He is also a Clinical Member and Designated Supervisor per AAMFT and a member of the NASW since 1979.
Stacy Hoffer completed her BA and MA in Psychology from Johns Hopkins University, and went on to receive a Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary and a Masters of Social Work from Rutgers University. Having earned her LCSW in New Jersey in 1995, she is well versed in Play Therapy and specializes in children and adolescents. When she works with children, Ms. Hoffer finds it important to collaborate with the child’s parents to address parenting methods and skills. Ms. Hoffer helps kids with a variety of presenting problems, such as anxiety, depression, OCD, Asperger’s/Autism spectrum, Dyxlexia, Dyscalucula, and Dysgraphia. She has over twenty years of experience as a certified social worker in New Jersey.
Ms. Kaufman received her Masters in Social Work from Rutgers University. She is an experienced clinician and Certified Parent Educator, who works with individuals, couples and families. Her areas of specialty include anxiety, depression, marital and family issues, parenting, and divorce. Although she typically adheres to a Cognitive-Behavioral perspective, she draws from a variety of methodologies and techniques that are most helpful for each individual. Ms. Kaufman is a New Jersey licensed social worker.
Ms. Lysenko received her Masters of Social Work from Kean University. Her areas of specialty are in grief and loss, trauma, depression, anxiety, and life transitions. Ms. Lysenko works to help her clients live richer, deeper, and more fulfilled lives. Her compassionate and caring approach is client-centered, practical and strengths-based. She offers an engaging partnership with her clients, utilizing psychodynamic, cognitive/learning and systems theories. Ms. Lysenko is a licensed social worker in New Jersey.
Mr. Mischner has a J.D. from the University of Chicago and a M.S.S. from Bryn Mawr. His areas of specialty are in marital and family issues, including clients with Spanish-speaking preferences. Mr. Mischner is a New Jersey licensed social worker.
Ms. Oppenheimer received her M.S.S. from Bryn Mawr and is a Diplomate in Social Work. As a licensed clinical social worker since 1963, she has worked for Trinity Counseling Service for the past thirty years. Her areas of specialty are in addiction, PTSD, and sexual dysfunction. Ms. Oppenheimer is a NJ Licensed Clinical Social Worker.