Carly Bosacker is Director of Therapeutic Services and a Licensed Clinical Psychologist at Therapy West, PLLC, a leading provider of therapeutic services to children, teens and families struggling with disruptive behaviors and anxiety. With several years of experience in counseling, evidence-based cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), research and evaluation, Carly helps to empower her patients and their families with the tools they need to manage and recover from anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, conduct problems, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and complex trauma.
While studying toward her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Carly worked in the juvenile detention system as a probation officer and counselor, helping youth to discover and develop cognitive skills and emotional tools to move beyond issues raised by neglect, abuse, waiting placement or diagnostic assessment, or minor delinquent offenses. Upon graduation, she relocated to the East Coast, where she spent a year as Research Assistant at the Yale School of Medicine and completed her Master of Arts in Psychology from The New School. In 2016, she completed her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Prior to joining Therapy West as a Postdoctoral Fellow in 2016, Carly served in a number of roles across the greater New York City and Philadelphia areas, including as adjunct faculty at Temple University, externships at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey of Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and the child Mind Institute, an internship at MercyFirst, and as post doc fellow at Therapy West/Academics West. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, and has presented at the Anxiety and Depression Association of America and the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.
Known for having a genuine and collaborative, Carly is able to build a rapport of trust and strength with her patients, fostering optimism and understanding to lead to impactful change and emotional resilience. Outside of her clinical endeavors, she is an active member of the community, and enjoys travel and reading.
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