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Jacob Pine, LCSW

Jacob is a psychotherapist in private practice & runs the Men's Group at BALANCE. After receiving his master's degree in social work from Fordham University, Jacob completed his post-master's training at the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy's Center for the Study of Anorexia & Bulimia (CSAB) earning a certificate in the integrated treatment of eating disorders. He has worked in a variety of clinical settings over the years providing treatment as well as clinical supervision. He is currently the Co-Director of the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia. Jacob believes compassion, empathy, psychological understanding, and behavioral interventions are the keys to affecting change in people's lives. Jacob treats individuals, couples, families and groups. His approach is primarily psychodynamic, and incorporates techniques and philosophies from CBT, DBT, family systems, interpersonal, and other treatment modalities.