RtoR Family-Endorsed Provider Profile
Jennifer Baumgold, LCSW
Jennifer Baumgold, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker in private practice, serving adolescents, adults, and couples in Darien, CT, and the surrounding communities. With twelve years of post-graduate clinical experience, she specializes in the treatment of anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and other trauma-related disorders. Ms. Baumgold uses a variety of methods to help her clients achieve results including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), attachment-based therapy, and eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR). She also has a specific interest in working with people to adjust to transitions in their lives such as coping with infertility, grief, aging, divorce, chronic illness, and parenting concerns.
Prior to starting her practice in Darien, Jennifer Baumgold worked for eleven years at the Fire Department of New York City Counseling Service Unit where she provided therapy to members of the FDNY and their families.
“I have been meeting with Jenn for over a year now and feel very much supported by the advice and therapy that she provides me on an ongoing basis. She is friendly, compassionate and empathetic to the point that you feel surely welcomed each time you enter her office.”
Information and Referrals
Speak with a Resource Specialist about services and referrals to Jennifer Baumgold, LCSW.
- Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)
- Attachment-based therapy
- Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)
- Emotionally focused therapy
- Imago therapy
- Psychodynamic therapy
- Adolescents (14+)
- Older adults (65+)
- Adjustment disorders
- Anger management
- Chronic illness
- Family issues
- Grief and bereavement
- Mood disorders
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Parenting issues
- Postpartum depression
- Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and trauma
Accreditations & Qualifications
Hunter College–Masters in Social Work
Lehigh University–Bachelor of Arts Sociology
Connecticut State License Number 6974
The Parnell Institute–certified in EMDR –Level 3
Accepted payment methods: cash, check, and credit card
Jennifer Baumgold accepts Anthem, BlueCross and BlueShield, Husky, and out of network insurance.