Educational Background and Training:
Janet's training includes a B.A. in English from Rutger's University and a Masters
in Social Work from New York University. Her post-graduate course work includes,
but is not limited to a one-year graduate training program at The Women's Therapy
Centre Institute in Body Image and Eating Issues, and a certificate program given
at Fordham University in mentor supervising. Psychoanalytic psychotherapy is her
educational base, utilizing a relational modality. Janet has also completed
post-graduate programs in trauma response, and has been trained in short-term,
goal-oriented models of therapy. She has done additional post-graduate course work
in loss and bereavement, mindfulness, relationships, and in the anatomy of success.
Janet Zinn, featured as the series’ counselor on the Style Network's XOX Betsy Johnson where she
counseled Betsy and her daughter, Lulu, at Janet's discrete Upper Eastside office. High profile
individuals and family members face a unique set of circumstances, which Janet addresses in her
- Janet is a professional expert for all media platforms. She remains available as her schedule
As a hotel consultant for a number of exclusive boutique hotels, Janet was able to come in and work
with guests or staff in emergency situations.
Janet was an on-site, independent consultant following bank recoveries.
Janet Zinn has combined her corporate background with her psychological training
when she has brought applicable solutions to the workplace and other venues outside her private office. She
has written and presented seminars, workshops, and has led group discussions on a number of
subjects that impact managers & employees at work. In addition, Janet was on the first response team after
9/11. She continued to work with individuals and groups following catastrophic and/or traumatic
events. She continues to specialize in trauma. Janet had designed and led programs at Fortune 100 companies,
colleges and universities, small companies, large corporations, and non-profit organizations. The
focus was on promoting personal and institutional well-being. She has coached CEOs, business
owners and managers to work with employees in respectful ways, thus producing greater results.
Janet also coached privately to identify and move through barriers so her clients experience
success, of a personal and/or professional nature.
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