Beth Silverman-Yam

Director of Clinical Programs at Families

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Last Updated 8/21/2017

General Information

Employment History

Adjunct Associate Professor  - Columbia University

Education

MA  - Columbia University

PhD  - social work , City University of New York

Affiliations

Clinical Advisor  - Gibney Dance Company

Clinical Director  - Center for Battered Women's Legal Services

Clinical Director  - Sanctuary for Families

Leadership Roles  - New York State Psychiatric Institute

Web References  

People | Gibney Dance

Beth Silverman-Yam, DSW, LCSW was the Director of Clinical Programs at Sanctuary for Families from 1994 - 2014 where she was responsible for crisis shelters, individual group counseling, and advocacy services for adults and children who are victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking.
A social work clinician, program developer and administrator for more than 40 years, Dr. Silverman-Yam has served in leadership roles with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, labor-based social service programs and the British Govt. Dept. of Social Services in Southeast London. She was a full-time member of the faculty of Columbia University School of Social Work where she taught Advanced Generalist Practice, Advocacy and Clinical Practice in the World of Work. She is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at Columbia teaching a course on Domestic Violence. She has an MSW from Columbia and a doctorate from the City University of New York. beths@gibneydance.org Beth Silverman-Yam Clinical Advisor

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People | Gibney Dance

Beth Silverman-Yam, DSW, LCSW was the Director of Clinical Programs at Sanctuary for Families from 1994 - 2014 where she was responsible for crisis shelters, individual group counseling, and advocacy services for adults and children who are victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking.
A social work clinician, program developer and administrator for more than 40 years, Dr. Silverman-Yam has served in leadership roles with the New York State Psychiatric Institute, labor-based social service programs and the British Govt. Dept. of Social Services in Southeast London. She was a full-time member of the faculty of Columbia University School of Social Work where she taught Advanced Generalist Practice, Advocacy and Clinical Practice in the World of Work. She is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at Columbia teaching a course on Domestic Violence. She has an MSW from Columbia and a doctorate from the City University of New York. beths@gibneydance.org Beth Silverman-Yam Clinical Advisor Originally from Portland, Oregon, Audrey attended the Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts on scholarship and graduated as salutatorian in 2009. She received additional training at the Netherlands Dance Theater, and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. She has been performing professionally for seven years with various companies including Ballet Tucson, Nashville Ballet, and The Equus Project/OnsiteNYC

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Consultations | Gibney Dance

Sign up for a free one-on-one consultation with our Clinical Advisor Beth Silverman-Yam!
Beth has been involved in Gibney Dance's Community Action work in domestic violence shelters since the program started in 2000. Dr. Silverman-Yam, DSW, LCSW has recently retired from her 20-year tenure as Director of Clinical Programs at Sanctuary for Families where she was responsible for crisis shelters, individual, group counseling, and advocacy services for adults and children who are victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking. Beth is available to offer clinical expertise and to help facilitate the development of new projects in the dance community that link the power of movement and social action. Please fill out this form to request a one-on-one consultation with Beth, Amy, or Yasemin. Please note that Beth Silverman-Yam is only available for consultations on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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