Deanne Yaklin, is a licensed clinical social worker with over 15 years experience helping children and families improve their mental health and deepen their connections to one another. She received her Master’s Degree from the University of Michigan, and has postgraduate training in child and adolescent psychotherapy from NYU. She also has advanced training in Parent Guidance and Early Parent & Child Relationships from Adelphi University.
Deanne provides outpatient psychotherapy to address a wide range of behavioral and emotional issues including: anxiety, depression/low mood, behavioral problems/angry outbursts, grief & loss issues, and issues related to adoption and divorce.
She guides parents using evidence based strategies that promote optimal brain development for emotional health and successful learning. Deanne also provides consultation and support to families regarding special education plans and accommodations for children at school.
* Deanne Yaklin is an independent contractor for Bergen Family Therapy.