Elisa Bruckner, LCSW

Preferred Name: Elisa

About Me

Elisa is an EMDR trained therapist, with over 20 years of private practice experience, who enjoys working with children, adolescents and adults. She believes that each person has the natural ability to heal from adversity and trauma. Collaborating with her clients and helping them to achieve a more fulfilling life where they honor themselves, is her true passion. Nothing feels better than being able to experience authentic joy, peace and connection with others! Her approach incorporates IFS, Polyvagal theory, CBT, and DBT.

Education & Experience

New York University Master of Social Work May, 1996 Syracuse University Bachelor of Science in Psychology & Advertising May, 1992

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families


  • English


  • Does Not Accept Insurance