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Jessica Massaro

Degree/Certifications
LCSW-R

Behavioral Health Consultant

Credentials: LCSW – R (Licensed Clinical Social Worker with ‘R’ psychotherapy privilege)

Certifications/Licensure:    

  • ‘R’ psychotherapy privilege
  • Boston University School of Social Work, Graduate Certificate in Family Therapy
  • Integrated Mental Health/Addictions Treatment Training (IMHATT) Certificate
  • NYS School Social Work Certificate

Education: Boston University School of Social Work, MSW, 2008

Jessica is trained as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and her role at Cornell Health is as consulting member of the primary care team and sports medicine team as a Behavioral Health Consultant providing students with support and intervention needed around social, behavioral, emotional and psychological aspects of health.

Jessica's particular areas of interest are in sports psychology / sports medicine / behavioral health struggles of student athletes, concussion treatment / concussion management, sexual and reproductive health including difficulties with achieving pleasure or experiencing pain, substance abuse disorders including but not limited to tobacco/nicotine use, performance and social anxiety, and effective communication skills training.

Jessica utilizes a variety of treatment interventions ranging from CBT, and CBT-I (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia) to DBT, ACT, Mindfulness Meditation and Solutions Focused Brief Therapy.

Overall, she provides a person-centered approach, and a belief in treating people from a whole-health perspective and supporting the mind-body connection.
 


Affiliations

Affiliations
Behavioral Health
Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)
Medical
Sports Medicine

Location

Level 3

Contact Information

Staff Phone
607-255-5155