Sara Yassky

Degrees & Licenses:

Currently pursuing Masters In Clinical Social Work at Bryn Mawr College
B.S. from University of Vermont

Education:

Candidate for M.S.S at the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research at Bryn Mawr College
University of Vermont, Bachelor of Science
Graduate of 3-Year Professional Practitioner Training with the Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute
Studying Advanced Touch Skills for Trauma Therapists with Kathy Kain

Theoretical orientation:

Somatic frameworks (Somatic Experiencing®), feminist therapy, client-centered, relational therapy, and other psychodynamic theories with a politicized, mind-body approach.

Areas of Expertise:

Depression and anxiety, trauma, gender identity and sexuality, emerging adulthood, life transitions, relationships, chronic pain, burnout, embodiment

Treatment modality:

Individuals

Other relevant work and volunteer experience:

Advocacy, organizing and survival support with communities most affected by incarceration with CCWP-California Coalition of Women Prisoners (women and trans folks), Volunteer Mitigation Support with Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project
Lead Somatic Workshops (with politicized approaches) to public, and inside prisons and jails
Somatic Practitioner and Certified Massage Therapist


Sara Yassky