Alison Gerig

LCSW, Executive Director, Psychotherapist

Degrees & Licenses:

BA – Psychology
MSW – Masters of Social Work

License:

LCSW – Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Gestalt Psychotherapist

Education:

Dickinson College
Columbia University School of Social Work, 1998
Three year training certificate in Gestalt Therapy from the Gestalt Therapy Institute of Philadelphia, 2008
Level I & II EMDR training, 2010

Theoretical orientation:

EMDR/Trauma therapy, Gestalt therapy, relational cultural therapy, Multicultural Family Institute approach to family therapy, yoga and mind-body awareness

Areas of expertise:

Depression, anxiety, couples therapy, addictions, sexuality and gender identity development, trauma, and relationships

Treatment modality:

Individual, couples, group and family therapy

Other relevant work and volunteer experience:

Executive Director of the Therapy Center of Philadelphia, formerly the Women’s Therapy Center; former Health Services Director, Mazzoni Center; on-going private practice; presenter/trainer; trans health advocate


Alison Gerig