Megan Gewitz is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker specializing in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy at Transcend Behavioral Health.
With over ten years experience working in the mental health and substance abuse field, and as a graduate of Fordham University School of Social Work, she is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are borderline personality disorder, addictions, eating disorders, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety disorders.
Megan aims to provide quality DBT treatment at a reasonable rate, with the goal of making effective treatment available to all who need it. Her style is warm and direct, and her clients most often describe her as sincere, dedicated and caring. Megan has always believed in the power of mindfulness and Eastern meditative practices in helping individuals transcend em otional suffering. This is why she decided to specialize in DBT, which is one of the few forms of psychotherapy that blends Western psychotherapeutic techniques with Eastern contemplative practices to produce a treatment which research has proven highly effective across the most difficult to treat client populations.
is a member of the second cohort of the Linehan Institute's Behavioral Tech Comprehensive Training for Independent Practitioners Dialectical Behavioral Therapy In
tensive Training. Additionally, she
has completed trainings in the DBT Prolonged Exposure Protocol for PTSD, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, and Sivananda Yoga Teacher Training. Megan is currently receiving training to become a certified Somatic Experiencing (SE) practitioner.