Clinical Social Worker for CAPS Next Step Program
Education/Degrees: MSW, Rutgers University; BA, Criminal Justice and Psychology, Rutgers University
Bio: Sylwia is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She completed her undergraduate degree at Rutgers University, majoring in Criminal Justice and Psychology, with a minor in Political Science. She also completed her graduate degree in clinical Social Work at Rutgers University. Sylwia has multiple years of experience in higher level of care with a diverse population. She has worked with both men and women affected by mental health and substance abuse challenges. She has worked with the prison population and within the criminal justice department, rehabilitation centers, hospital settings, partial care, and intensive outpatient programs. She is currently working on her Guttmann Method Couples Therapy Certificate. Sylwia’s work is concentrated in working with anxiety disorders, depression, addiction, relationship issues, family issues, and life transitions. Sylwia is an adventurist and loves to engage her patients in a balanced lifestyle and motivate them to be active. She herself loves to rock climb, hike, engage in water and winter sports, as well as spend time in nature and with animals.