Ben Epstein, Ph.D. (or Dr. Benjy as he is known), is an experienced psychologist, author and speaker who blends traditional Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with mindfulness and acceptance techniques. An ordained Rabbi, with a Ph.D in clinical psychology, as well as a masters in developmental psychology Dr. Benjy is able to work effectively with a broad spectrum of age groups and psychological disorders. However, regardless of the technique used, his greatest strength is his ability to establish the necessary rapport that is so crucial to success in therapy, and the restoration of hope.
During the summer he works as Staff Psychologist in Camp Hasc, where he provides support and assistance to more than 300 mentally and physically handicapped children and adults, as well as for more than 450 staff members.
Working primarily with adolescents and young adults as well as their parents, Dr. Benjy offers practical strategies and guidance to break the cycle of negative emotions, restore confidence and cultivate greater self- acceptance, freedom and inner peace.
He believes we all have the freedom and the power to transform and transcend our traumas and habitual patterns that cause us to feel stuck in perpetual cycles of stress, anxiety, depression, or addiction. He helps you become the person you aspire to be.
Licensed in both the US and Israel.