My mission is to help families safely navigate the transition of divorce. I work as a clinical psychologist, mediator, collaborative divorce professional, family specialist, co-parent counselor, parenting coordinator. and divorce coach.
My name is Lauren Behrman, and my mission is to help individuals and families through the transition of divorce in a healthy way. Protecting and nurturing children, supporting parents and preserving a sense of family are the goals of my work with parents and children in families of divorce. This includes helping individuals recover and heal from divorce, and emerge with deeper self-awareness, solid self-esteem, hope and optimism for the future.
As a clinical psychologist for over 30 years, I work with children, parents and families. I help parents divorce through non-adversarial means as a mediator, collaborative divorce professional, family specialist, and divorce coach. When parents are also in conflict I serve as a parenting coordinator and co-parenting counselor.
I also provide psychotherapy and work with children (toddlers through adolescents, adults, families and couples, I often help people with symptoms of anxiety, depression, anger and grief. Throughout my professional journey, I have specialized in many niches in addition to divorce, including toddler and preschool special needs, working with children with language and learning disabilities, infertility, pregnancy loss, and adoption counseling.
My doctoral degree is in Clinical Psychology, and I completed an additional 4-year Postdoctoral Certificate in Child, Adolescent and Family Psychotherapy. I've completed numerous post-doctoral trainings in Mediation, Interdisciplinary Collaborative Divorce, Parenting Coordination and High Conflict Co-parent Counseling.
With offices in midtown Manhattan, Northern and Southern Westchester, my practice is accessible to the metropolitan area, including Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, New Jersey and southern Connecticut.
Please feel free to contact me at 212-799-7921 to discuss how I can help you in your journey.