Allison founded Synergetic Psychotherapy to help people live their best lives. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT) in private practice with offices located in Manhattan and Mt. Kisco, NY; Allison works with individuals, couples and families in addition to facilitating ongoing psychotherapy groups. She enjoy helping people gain insight, learn healthier ways to cope with problems and enhance their relationships. Allison has extensive training in: Mediation (IMDR Mediation Certification 40-hour Training Completed), Animal Assisted Therapy (Certified), Mindfulness Techniques, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Family Business Consulting. Allison holds a master's in Marriage and Family Therapy from Mercy College (high honors) and a Bachelor of Science from Columbia College/Columbia University. She began her clinical graduate-level training at the Child and Family Institute at St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospitals located in Manhattan. Allison held a training-level position at a leading private marriage and family therapy practice in Manhattan, Metropolitan Marriage and Family Therapy, PLLC, offering relationship therapy to couples, individuals, and groups. She received further post-graduate training at the St. Marks Place Institute for Mental Health, also located in Manhattan, where Allison worked with a diverse group of children, adults, families, and couples. Allison is a contributing expert at HopeAfterDivorce.org, FamilyShare.com, CupidsPulse.com, and LAFamily.com. Follow her on Twitter @SynergeticPsych.