Our primary mission is to empower our clients to take control of challenging/ difficult areas in their lives through the use of skill-based, present-focused, goal-oriented, and scientifically-proven treatments.
Lindsey Salerno, M.S., M.Ed. is a fourth-year doctoral student in the Clinical Psychology (PsyD) program at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, from which she received her M.S. in Clinical Psychology. Previously, she received her B.A. in Psychology from Boston University and her M.Ed. in School Counseling from Suffolk University in Boston.
Lindsey is a certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapist and has had extensive training and experience implementing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (Ex/RP) treatment for OCD, and exposure-based therapies for social and generalized anxiety disorders, trauma- and stressor-related disorders, and those with psychosocial concerns that impact their daily functioning.
Lindsey’s clinical interest involves working with individuals across the lifespan who have experienced trauma and who struggle with anxiety, mood, and trauma-related concerns. Furthermore, her research interests include preventative factors and outcomes in trauma-exposed individuals, particularly looking at how trauma and resilience impact the onset and maintenance of mood, anxiety, and anxiety-related disorders.
Outside of her work at CHH, Lindsey is completing her clinical training at the Center for the Treatment and Study of Anxiety (CTSA) and the Center for Cognitive Therapy (CCT) at The University of Pennsylvania. Lindsey is also a 200-hour certified yoga instructor and applies mindfulness and acceptance-based techniques to her therapeutic work.
Lindsey’s clinical interest involves working with individuals who have experienced minority stress and trauma and/or those who struggle with OCD, anxiety, and trauma-related concerns. She is especially dedicated to providing identity-affirming care to diverse patient populations, including members of the LGBTQ+ community.
How To Schedule An Appointment
To learn more or make an appointment for a comprehensive mental-health assessment, please call CHH at 866-739-3083.