Sherry Amatenstein

Sherry Amatenstein, LCSW is an NYC-based therapist, and editor of the anthology HOW DOES THAT MAKE YOU FEEL? True Confessions from Both Sides of the Therapy Couch, from which this essay is excerpted.

Stories By Sherry Amatenstein

What Does a Therapist Do When She Has Turmoil of Her Own?

The fine art of patiently digesting the traumas and trials of others, when my brain has become a morbid minefield of abandonment and loss.