Susan Lee Bady, LCSW, BCD


Park Slope, Brooklyn • (718) 638-8113

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Training and Experience

Clinical Experience

  • Practitioner of psychoanalytic psychotherapy, hypnotherapy, meditation, and EMDR with individuals and couples since 1978.
  • EMDR practitioner (Level II) since 1995.
  • Personal meditation practice with Insight Meditation Society, Barre, MA, and New York Insight Meditation Center since 1996.
  • Human Services Manager at Long Island City Service Center and Team Leader and Supervisor at the Corona Elmhurst Guidance Center of Catholic Charities in Queens, working as a therapist and an administrator in outreach programs in schools and community centers, 1974-87.
  • Medical Social Worker and Supervisor in Obstetrics-Gynecology, Fordham Hospital, Bronx, (1970-74).
  • Supervisor, Anti-Poverty Program, Asbury Park, N.J., supervising clinical staff and developing and administering various programs.
  • Expertise with 12-step programs and adult children of alcoholics
  • Improving memory and concentration, helping with low self-esteem

Education

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  • 2001-Present Ongoing seminars and conferences in psychotherapy, hypnosis, EMDR and meditation.
  • 1995 (Level I), 2000 (Level II) Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing with the EMDR Institute.
  • 1991, New York Society of Ericksonian Psychotherapy and Hypnosis, certificate in Ericksonian hypnosis (100 hours).
  • 1986-89, training in Traditional Hypnosis, New York and Canadian Societies of Clinical Hypnosis, certificates in Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Hypnosis.
  • 1978, Graduate of Washington Square Institute for Psychotherapy and Mental Health, with a certificate in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.
  • 1973, Hunter College School of Social Work, M.S.W. with honors in group work and administration. Feel free to verify my status as a New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker by clicking here

Teaching

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  • Faculty, Association for Spirituality and Psychotherapy, New York City, teaching Hypnosis, Meditation and Spirituality section of Psycho-Spiritual Training Course, since 2004.
  • Faculty, New York Society of Clinical Hypnosis, since 1990.
  • Hypnosis instructor, Hypnosis Institute at Park Slope Center for Mental Health, 1995-2001.
  • Supervisor of social work students, Corona Elmhurst Guidance Center of Catholic Charities, Queens, 1974-84.

Professional Memberships

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  • Board Member and Faculty, New York Society of Clinical Hypnosis since 1990; President, 2007-10 and 1997-2000.
  • Founder and Director, Hypnosis Institute at Park Slope Center for Mental Health, 1995-2001.
  • Board member, New York Society of Ericksonian Psychotherapy and Hypnosis, 1991-98.
  • Approved Hypnosis Consultant, American Society of Clinical Hypnosis.
  • The Association of Spirituality and Psychotherapy.
  • The Association of Spirituality and Psychotherapy.

Licenses and Certificates

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  • New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker (feel free to verify my status by clicking (here)
  • Diplomate in Social Work.
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Susan Lee Bady
Location:
133 Eighth Avenue, Suite 2B
Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York 11215


  • Twice President and current Board & Faculty Member, New York Society of Clinical Hypnosis.
  • Former Instructor, Psycho-Spiritual Training Course, Association of Spirituality and Psychotherapy.
  • Extensive training and experience in EMDR and Meditation.
  • Over forty-two years experience.