Alan L. Frankel, LCSW is a clinical social worker/psychotherapist. He maintains a private practice in Mt. Kisco, NY (Westchester County) and has over thirty-five years of clinical experience working with a wide array of people and problems. He is a psychotherapist who works with children, adolescents and adults, specializing in helping children and families undergoing the difficult transition of a separation or divorce. He provides individual adult psychotherapy, child/adolescent therapy and marriage counseling. In addition, Al Frankel provides marital crisis consultations for couples in the early stages of considering whether to try to stay together or possibly separate/divorce. He is also an adjunct professor in The Human Services Dept. at Westchester Community College, where he has been teaching courses in Human Behavior and Social Development since 1992.
Alan Frankel graduated from Cornell University in 1976. He earned his Masters in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania in 1978. Al Frankel was trained in psychoanalysis and psychoanalytic psychotherapy at The Institute For Contemporary Psychotherapy in NYC, in 1986. He received additional postgraduate training in child and adolescent therapy, as well as in couples and family therapy. He also received additional training in EFT (emotionally focused couple therapy) in 2008. He is currently near completion of obtaining his certificate from The University of Michigan School of Social Work in Sexual Health and Sex Therapy.