Psychodramatist; Co-Director of Psychodrama Training at The Sociometric Institute, NYC
Jacob Gershoni, LCSW, CGP, TEP is a certified group psychotherapist (CGP) in private practice, and also a Trainer, Practitioner and Educator (TEP), certified by the American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy. He is the Co-Director of the Psychodrama Training at the Sociometric Institute in New York. Formerly, a medical social worker at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and a Senior Psychiatric Social Worker at Queens Child Guidance Center, Jacob was also member of the executive council of the American Society of Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama (ASGPP). He has led workshops and presentations in many local and international conferences and institutes. He leads ongoing therapy and training groups and open workshops focusing on personal development, team building and group work in action.
Jacob graduated from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and the University of Michigan. Since then he studied at various institutes focusing on individual as well as family and group therapy. In private practice since 1980, Jacob’s approach to therapy is both eclectic and experiential.
Jacob is the editor of “Psychodrama in the 21st Century: Clinical and Educational Applications” (Springer, 2003) and author of book chapters and articles in various journals. His book chapters and articles have been published in professional journals, as detailed in his website: http://www.GrouPsychodrama.com
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Jacob Gershoni, LCSW, CGP, TEP
Jacob Gershoni, LCSW, CGP,TEP, is Co-Director of Psychodrama Training at the Sociometric Institute. Previously, Jacob was a Senior Psychiatric Social Worker at Queens Child Guidance Center and was on the staff of Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York. In his private practice he works with individuals, couples and groups. Jacob has lead numerous workshops in the US and internationally, in many conferences and institutes.
He also leads ongoing therapy and training groups and is a board member of the IAGP. Jacob is the editor of Psychodrama in the 21st Century: Clinical and Educational Application (Springer 2003). Jacob has also authored articles and book chapters. For a complete list visit his website: http://www.GrouPsychodrama.com
To contact him, please email: JacobG12@gmail.com