Ms. Linda J. Arkin

Education & Experience

Hunter School of Social Work, MSW1990 State certification/licensure, CSW1990 Women' s Therapy Centre Institute1995 Certificate in Feminist Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Jewish Board of Family and Children' s Services1996 Certificate in Advanced Group Therapy Three-year training in Family and Couples Therapy Red Cross Disaster Mental Health Training2002 New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene2002-Present Medical Reserve Corps Volunteer Eye Movement Sensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)2003-Present Levels I, II, and III and advanced training Ackerman Family Institute2009-Present Training in Emotional Focused Therapy

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

NASW Disaster Trauma Committee Director of Connect and Change Red Cross

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • Medicare