Hannah Lerner has a Master's in Social Work from Temple University, with a clinical concentration and specializing in health/mental health. Hannah holds a master level in social work in Pennsylvania and New York. Hannah has worked with ages 5 to 104 and has assisted in inpatient and outpatient psychiatric settings. As a social worker, Hannah believes in working in a collaborative effort to help clients identify their emotions and barriers they are currently experiencing. Hannah tries to incorporate a wide range of interventions into her practice but especially finds it helpful to use Mindfulness and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) to help clients build skills they need to help them learn to regulate their emotions help them cope with distressful situations. Hannah believes the first step in working together is building a strong foundation based on trust. In her free time, Hannah enjoys spending time with her three cats, traveling, going for walks, and listening to music.
Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery. - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire