Erica Sava, LMSW, received her graduate degree from Columbia University of Social Work, where she completed the Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) training program and lab under Andre Ivanoff, Ph.D. She is currently practicing as an individual DBT therapist, DBT skills coach, and member of the weekly DBT consultation team.

Erica has previous experience as a social work intern at Public School 85/Great Expectations and Seamen’s Society for Children and Families. She also worked as a psychiatric technician at Cayuga Medical Center’s adult and adolescent mental health units, where she led coping skills groups for patients. Erica also worked as a respite worker at The Mental Health Association in Ithaca, NY, where she worked individually with children with mental health disorders or developmental disabilities.

When Erica is not practicing DBT, she enjoys dancing and going on walks with her dog.