Jaime Gleicher, LMSW, is a graduate of the New York University Silver School of Social Work, where she earned her Masters of Social Work. Ms. Gleicher graduated with her BA from Barnard College of Columbia University.
Ms. Gleicher, who is intensively trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, has been a member of the Hartstein Psychological team since 2014. Ms. Gleicher specializes in working with adolescents and adults who struggle with addiction and co-occurring disorders, in particular: anxiety and depressive disorders, personality disorders and eating disorders. In addition to working individually with clients, she also leads the weekly Adult DBT skills group as well as DBT Multi-Family Skills Training Group. Ms. Gleicher is also trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
Prior to joining Hartstein Psychological, Ms. Gleicher worked as a therapist at The Dorm, where she provided clinical coaching, psychotherapy, support and mentorship to adolescents, adults and their families, helping these clients to utilize and practice learned skills both outside and inside traditional treatment settings.
Ms. Gleicher completed her clinical internships at The Addiction Institute of New York (St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital, Intensive Outpatient Program) and at the Blanton Peale Counseling Center, where she led group therapy sessions and did individual psychotherapy with a diverse population of individuals.
Ms. Gleicher has worked as a staff therapist at Rebound, a sober living facility and intensive outpatient facility in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Ms. Gleicher also worked as Special Projects Coordinator and Regional Marketing Director at The New York Center for Living, an outpatient substance abuse treatment center for adolescents and young adults, helping to develop and grow the treatment center in the earliest stages.
Jaime has been asked to contribute her expertise to numerous articles on mental health. She regularly contributes to Cosmopolitan magazine, and has appeared in articles for The Huffington Post, Teen Vogue, Bustle, Vice and Recovery.org, as well as on Sirius XM.
A native New Yorker, Ms. Gleicher’s passion lies in empowering those who struggle from mental illness and helping young people to recognize their potential despite their unique challenges. Ms. Gleicher wholeheartedly devotes time to raising awareness, reducing stigma, and advocating for those who suffer from mental illness and addiction.