Cassandra Lenza, MS, LCSW, RYT
Cassandra Lenza, MS, LCSW, RYT is the Clinical Director here at BALANCE. She is an experienced individual, group, and family therapist specializing in the treatment of eating disorders through the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia (CSAB), where she was extensively trained. Cassandra has conducted psychotherapy and evidence-based interventions in numerous eating disorder outpatient treatment programs throughout New York City. She is a member of IAEDP, the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Yoga Alliance, weaving yoga and mindfulness into the therapeutic process as BALANCE’s resident yoga teacher.
Cassandra received her Masters of Social Work from Columbia University and is currently pursuing her Doctorate of Social Work from New York University, where she serves as a guest lecturer. In her doctoral studies, she is researching Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and other evidence-supported treatments for eating disorders, and enjoys integrating values and life purpose into her engaging therapeutic style.
Learn more about Cassandra in her Staff Spotlight here!