Biography

Work Experience

  • Turco Psychotherapy – Founder and Psychotherapist (1992 – Present)
  • Unitas: The St. Mark’s Place Institute for Mental Health – Director of Clinical Services (1992 – 2012)
  • NewYork–Presbyterian Hospital Weil Cornell – Psychotherapist (1990 – 1992)
  • The Jewish Guild for the Blind – Employment Specialist (1984 – 1990)
  • Vera Institute of Justice – Psychotherapist (1982 – 1984)

 

Education

  • Columbia University – Masters Clinical Social Work
  • State University of New York – B.S. in Psychology and Sociology

 

License & Certifications

  • Hunter College – Post-Graduate Certificate in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
  • National Anger Management Association – Certified Anger Management Specialist
  • American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders – Certified Addiction Specialist in alcohol, drug, eating, sex and gambling
  • International Association of Trauma Professionals – Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
  • New York State LCSW-R License Number – R029228-1
  • National Provider Number – 1710092705
  • CAQH Provider Identification Number – 11960542

 

Awarded Contracts

  • United States Pretrial and Probation Offices – Southern District of New York – Mental Health Treatment Services Provider (1995 – Present) 

 

Professional Activities & Memberships

  • American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders
  • International Association of Trauma Professionals
  • National Anger Management Association
  • The 34th Street Business Partnership

 

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