John Fredrickson, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who works full-time at the New York University (NYU) Student Health Center where he serves as the Team Leader for the Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Team.
Prior to his work at NYU, Mr. Fredrickson worked as a Clinical Social Worker at Callen-Lorde Community Health Center, an outpatient medical and mental health clinic that is world-renown for pioneering LGBT healthcare. During his tenure at Callen-Lorde, Mr. Fredrickson initiated the organization’s DBT Skills Training program. Mr. Fredrickson specializes in work with gender and sexuality, mindfulness, emotion regulation, HIV/AIDS, relationships and intimacy, and life adjustments.
Mr. Fredrickson is an alum of Columbia University’s DBT Training Program and Lab, and he has received advanced training in DBT through Behavioral Tech LLC, including participation in a week long Advanced Intensive with Marsha Linehan, PhD in 2013. He has been directly supervised by Andre Ivanoff, PhD, President of Behavioral Tech LLC, and President of the Linehan Institute, while implementing DBT Skills Training groups at a Federal Prison. He also serves as a Field Instructor for CSSW’s DBT Training Program and Lab, the only DBT training program for social workers in the nation.