Marjorie Kennedy is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She received her Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Mercy College. In addition, Marjorie also holds a master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Southern California. She holds a B.A. from Roger Williams University in Rhode Island.
Marjorie has worked in a variety of institutions from large hospital settings to small private practices. She has worked as an associate clinician for a national non-profit and as a Clinical Social Worker with the Department of Mental Health in Palm Springs California. During her graduate training in Marriage and Family therapy, Marjorie interned in private practice where she worked with individuals and couples through the lens of Bowenian theory and Self Psychology.
Bowenian theory explores familial patterns, helping clients to examine the emotional, physical and spiritual impact of their experiences on their lives and relationships. Throughout her training Marjorie’s approach to therapy has been to create a collaborative, supportive and empathic environment for her clients. She focuses on building an open and trusting relationship where clients are free to express themselves and feel heard. Whether clients are seeking a fresh perspective on long-standing challenges, facing a crisis or recent loss, or wanting to make their lives more meaningful, Marjorie is committed to assisting clients in defining and working towards their goals.
Marjorie offers flexible daytime and evening hours, and offers remote consultations through Skype.