Maryann Gensler


Maryann Gensler received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Hofstra University and a Master’s degree in Social Work from Stony Brook University. Maryann’s experience ranges from working with clients in a variety of situations including homelessness, incarcerated, justice-involved youth, at-risk children and families, developmental disabilities, caregiving and aging, and women and girls with ADHD. She uses a number of therapeutic modalities including, but not limited to Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Reality Therapy, and Family Systems Theory. A holistic, strength based, person centered approach guides her practice.

How I can help you
  • Hofstra University – Bachelor’s in Psychology
  • Stony Brook University – Master’s in Social Work
Additional Training
  • CBT – Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Reality Therapy
  • Family Systems Theory
Professional Activities and Memberships
Supervised By Sharon E. Prager, MA, LCSWR, BCD
“People say, what is the sense of our small effort? They cannot see that we must lay one brick at a time, take one step at a time. A pebble cast into a pond causes ripples that spread in all directions. Each one of our thoughts, words and deeds is like that.”
― Dorothy Day