About Paula Ochs

About Paula Ochs

Paula Ochs, LCSW, CP, PAT, is an experienced practitioner, supervisor*,
and educator of family therapy, and a certified psychodramatist, in Northern
New Jersey.  She is the founder and director of Chrysalis Clinical
Supervision and Training, which is dedicated to the professional
development of psychotherapists including social workers, family therapists,
and counselors, at all levels and which specializes in "Supervision in Action"
and "Family Therapy in Action."  These modalities recognize and utilitze the
mind/body connection.   Paula is an Adjunct Associate Professor at NYU
and teaches/presents workshops on Family Therapy, Psychodrama, and
Supervision around the country, including the American Family Therapy
Academy, the NASW, the ASGPP, Rutgers, Kean, Seton Hall, and Montclair
State University and at her alma mater, Knox College.  She has organized
conferences on Alternatives to Medication for Children, and Working
Troubled Adolescents and their Families with Maurizio Andolfi and
Experential Symbolic Psychotherapy with David Keith.

Paula is also the Associate Clinical Director of Family Service League, a
not-for-profit agency that provides individual, couple, family, and group
counseling services to the community in Northern NJ.

Paula has over 10 years of intensive training in psychodrama which has
enhanced her ability to work with trauma victims and to train clinicians in
this difficult work.  She completed her psychodrama certification (CP) in
January, 2015 and is a PAT.  She recently joined the Psychodrama &
Creative Arts Therapy Institute of NYC as a staff PAT .

She is a member of AFTA, AAMFT, ASGPP, ISEPP (International Society
for Ethical Psychology & Psychiatry) & NASW.

*Certified by the Boards of Social Work and Marriage and Family Therapy Examiners.
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