Sherry Amatenstein

LCSW and Author


Sherry Amatenstein (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) is a former magazine editor and longtime journalist who has written for publications ranging from Marie Claire and USA Weekend (cover profile of Steven Spielberg) to Hemispheres, New York and She is the author of three books including THE COMPLETE MARRIAGE COUNSELOR and LOVE LESSONS FROM BAD BREAKUPS, and is currently editing an anthology for Seal Press: SHRINK/SHRUNK: A SHOCKINGLY HONEST LOOK AT THE THERAPEUTIC EXPERIENCE FROM BOTH SIDES OF THE COUCH. She is a longtime Adjunct Professor teaching magazine journalism at NYU.

As a therapist, Sherry specializes in working with artists and writers, both in individual sessions and groups. Her website is