Stress; Anxiety, Worry, OCD, PTSD; Life Transitions; Personal Growth; Relationship Issues; Mindfulness; Integrative Health
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Holistic Integrative Therapy; General Psychotherapy; Meditation Instruction & Guidance; Clinical Consultation; Integrative Health Consultation
Children, Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults, Individuals, Couples, Non-Profit Organizations, Agencies & Corporations, Hospitals
Dr. Beth Gershuny PhD
Izlind Integrative Health
Founder & CEO of
BSG Integrative Psychology, PC
BA: Skidmore College
MA: University of Missouri-Columbia
PhD: University of Missouri-Columbia
INTERNSHIP & POST DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP: Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
Prior to founding Izlind Integrative Health, and in addition to being a licensed Clinical Psychologist since 2001, Dr. Gershuny held faculty positions at Harvard Medical School, Skidmore College, and Bard College (tenured); and she held treatment and supervisory positions at Harvard Medical School’s Massachusetts General Hospital and McLean Hospital. Dr. Gershuny has authored numerous scientific and clinical treatment publications in the top professional journals in the fields of Psychology and Psychiatry, and her research has been presented at conferences throughout the world. Publications and presentations have focused on her groundbreaking research into the development and treatment of various types of anxiety and stress-related symptoms and the interaction among such symptoms.
Dr. Gershuny is frequently quoted and interviewed in the media, and she appears as a spotlighted expert in the documentary film, Seeking Perfection, which airs on the Discovery Channel in the U.S. and on the BBC in Europe and continues to be shown in college and university classrooms as a teaching tool for undergraduate and graduate students.
Throughout her career, Dr. Gershuny has received numerous awards such as Harvard Medical School’s Emerson Award (for outstanding achievements), Hudson Valley’s Best Entrepreneur Award and Top Women in Business, Chronogram’s Best Counselor/Therapist, as well as induction and inclusion in Who’s Who in the World and Who’s Who of American Women.
Along with scientifically supported forms of therapy such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Dr. Gershuny expertly, creatively, and compassionately incorporates forms of holistic and complementary care into her work as a psychologist and consultant. Dr. Gershuny received complementary training in meditation practices from Dr. Jack Kornfield of Spirit Rock Meditation Center and from Florence Meleo-Meyer of UMass Medical School’s Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Healthcare, and Society; and in Energy Psychology (EFT / Tapping) from Dr. David Feinstein of Innersource. Dr. Gershuny also received certification as a Reiki Master from Soma 11:11 Center (Lorry Salluzzi, Sensei).
Dr. Gershuny additionally serves as Owner and President of BSG Integrative Psychology, P.C., through which she provides various forms of clinical consultations for psychotherapists, non-profits, and agencies; and through which she provides integrative health services consultations for organizations, hospitals, and medical groups.