Tamar Kornitzer, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Tamar Kornitzer

Tamar Kornitzer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a specialization in children and families, and the contextual systems. She has practiced in a variety of settings such as emergency room behavioral health, school and after-school programs, groups, and in-home therapies. Tamar has extensive experience working with children and young adults that present with depression, anxiety, substance abuse and trauma. She is passionate about working with children and has a strong leaning towards using models of play and expressive therapies in order to make them feel comfortable. Tamar uses an eclectic and case-by-case approach to evidenced based treatment modalities, but has found motivational interviewing and strengths-based approaches to be key in facilitating the healing process and empowering others to be the best version of themselves. She works to establish therapeutic relationships in order to support meaningful change, and strives to provide a safe and nonjudgmental environment that fosters greater happiness and success in their lives.