Sean E Snyder, MSW, LCSW currently serves as a Mental Health Therapist for the Violence Prevention Initiative (VPI) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. In this role, Sean provides evidence-based trauma treatment, in particular the Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention (CFTSI), for youth affected by interpersonal violence. Sean has provided behavioral health services in a range of different settings, from emergency shelters, outpatient clinics, and juvenile detention centers. His other clinical interests include working with juvenile-justice and child-welfare involved youth and adapting Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for these populations.
Sean received his Master of Social Work degree from Temple University. He currently is pursuing a Doctor of Public Administration (DPA) degree at West Chester University of Pennsylvania to explore the organizational effects of burnout/secondary traumatic stress on child-serving agencies. Sean can be reached at email@example.com.