Beth Silverman-Yam, DSW, LCSW
(212) 349 - 6009 ext. 232
As Sanctuary's Director of Clinical Programs since 1994, Beth Silverman-Yam oversees all clinical programs for clients at the agency's Manhattan and Bronx offices.
has greatly expanded women's and children's counseling and case management and, most recently, added a program of counseling and case management services for French-speaking African women.
A social work clinician, program developer, and administrator for more than 35 years, Ms. Silverman-Yam has worked with the New York State Psychiatric Institute; the British Government Department of Social Services; and as a founding member of the Union and Employee Assistance Committee on Domestic Violence in New York City.
An adjunct associate professor at the Columbia University School of Social Work for over 20 years, she holds an MA from Columbia University and a PhD from the City University of New York, both in social work.