John Bean, LCSW

Founder and Director

One of the more important factors in having a positive therapy outcome is knowing that you are working in a safe, supportive and positive therapy environment.  I work with you to help you navigate your grief experience, so that you can get your life back on track.  I use the strategies and my training gained…

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Bonnie Gorscak, PhD

I am a licensed psychologist with more than 30 years of experience in providing therapy for people coping with a variety of challenges and situations. I maintain a private practice offering virtual therapy to bereaved adults in a number of states. In 2001 I began working with Dr. Katherine Shear, providing her newly developed therapy…


Natalia Skritskaya, PhD

Founder and Director

I believe in using tools that work and have trained with an expert in the field to learn this treatment for complicated grief, also known as Prolonged or Traumatic Grief or Persistent Complex Bereavement Disorder. My overarching therapeutic philosophy is cognitive-behavioral, which means I like to focus on specific problems and work on them together. I view myself as…


Nancy Turret, LCSW

Founder and Director

Nancy is a licensed clinical social worker with extensive experience in cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), social problem-solving, motivational interviewing and supportive psychotherapy. Under the tutelage of Katherine Shear, M.D., Nancy provided complicated grief treatment for patients suffering with complicated grief in an NIMH study administered at the New York State Psychiatric…