Sophie Nathan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with experience working with adults, families, teens, communities of color and LGBTQ+ folks providing affirming therapeutic care. She is particularly mindful of how trauma and intersecting identities influence an individual's experiences within systems. Sophie has expertise in supporting people through a wide variety of mental health challenges using an integrated eclectic therapeutic approach that combines aspects of Psychodynamic Therapy, Eco-Systemic Structural Family Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Relational Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Sophie is experienced in supporting individuals with depression, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, anxiety, unresolved family issues, self-esteem issues, trauma, identity development and formation, and transitional challenges through life changes.
Sophie earned her master's degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania and has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Smith College in African American Studies. She was trained in Eco-Systemic Structural Family Therapy at the Center for Family-Based Training. She is equipped to guide clients as they navigate how past and present family dynamics and relationships influence their daily interactions with others.
Sophie believes that therapy is a collaborative process and is passionate about using a relational approach to support clients in achieving goals, navigating difficult situations and enhancing coping skills to help them grow.