Couples and Family Therapy in Huntington and Forest Hills NY


Dr. Marvin Glassmann, Ed.D. LMFT, LMHC

  

Dr. Glassmann is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor 


I have been collaborating with individuals, couples,  families and groups to help them find solutions for their issues for  several decades. 


My training has included a Master’s Degree in Clinical  Psychology from George Washington University, a Doctorate in the  Interdisciplinary Study of the Family from Columbia University, a two  year fellowship in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy at the Long Island  Institute for Mental Health and the completion of four years of study in  Family Therapy at the Ackerman Institute for the Family.


My experience has included conducting assessments and  providing rehabilitation counseling to the blind and visually  handicapped, evaluating and treating youngsters and their families in a  psychiatric hospital, administrating psychodiagnostics to children as a  School Psychologist and providing counseling for children and their  families. I also have seen individuals, couples, families and groups in a  licensed psychiatric clinic and have been a co-director of a  psychotherapy center. 


Currently I provide supervision and training to  Marriage and Family Therapy interns and neophyte Family Therapists who  are preparing for their state license.



I am licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist, and a  Mental Health Counselor in New York and as a Practicing Psychologist in  New Jersey. As a Clinical Member of the American Association for  Marriage and Family Therapy, I also function as an Approved Supervisor. I  am qualified to be listed on. the register of Marriage Friendly  Therapists ,which recognizes those trained and skilled  Marriage  Therapists who in their practice  embrace marriage as an institution  which needs to be preserved and strengthened. I have received  recognition as a Diplomate in the American Board of Family Psychology,  as well as being on the National Register for Health Providers in  Psychology.  As a Licensed New York City and New York State School  Psychologist, I have been recognized as a Nationally Certified School  Psychologist. I am also listed in “Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care  and am a member of Psi Chi, the Psychology Honor Society.



My involvement with professional organizations has  included serving on the Executive Boards of the New York Association for  Marriage and Family Therapy and the Long Island Association for  Marriage and Family Therapy and was President of the latter association.  Along with allied professionals, I am a member of State Senator Carl  Marcellino’s Mental Health Advisory Board.



My published work have included chapters on “Inhibited  Sexual Desire: Toward an Integrative Approach” and “Family Therapy with  Bulimia and Obesity” in “Family Therapy-A Systemic-Behavioral Approach  by J. Atwood, as well as published book reviews on such diverse subjects  as Marital Affairs, Suicidal Behavior, and Group Therapy with  Adolescents.