About Paula Ochs
About Paula Ochs LCSW, CP, PAT
I am an experienced practitioner, supervisor*, and educator of
family therapy, and a certified psychodramatist, practicing in
Northern New Jersey. I founded Chrysalis Clinical Supervision and
Training in 2009, because I strongly believe in the power of
relationships to heal and in the mind/body connection. I am
dedicated to the professional development of psychotherapists
including social workers, family therapists, and counselors, at all
I specialize in Supervision in Action TM and Family Therapy in
Action TM. These modalities recognize and utilize the mind/body
connection. I recently co-authored an article, Family Therapy
Supervision in Action, which was published in the Journal for
Psychodrama, Sociometry and Group Psychotherapy. I have
organized and presented many workshops and conferences, most
notably, Alternatives to Medication for Children.
I am also Associate Clinical Director of Family Service League, a
not-for-profit agency that provides individual, couple, family, and
group counseling services to the community in Northern NJ. I
recently joined the Psychodrama & Creative Arts Therapy Institute
of NYC as a staff PAT .
In addition to my extensive training in family therapy, I have over 10
years of intensive training in psychodrama which has enhanced my
ability to work with trauma victims and to train clinicians in this
I am a member of AAMFT, ASGPP, ISEPP (International Society for
Ethical Psychology & Psychiatry) and NASW.
*Certified by the Boards of Social Work and Marriage and Family Therapy Examiners.
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