Alena Gerst, LCSW

Alena Gerst, LCSW

LCSW & RYT 200

Alena Gerst, LCSW, RYT is a Licensed Psychotherapist, Yoga Instructor, and Certified LifeForceā„¢ Yoga Practitioner for anxiety and depression. She received her bachelor's in psychology from Northern Arizona University and her master's in clinical health from Columbia University. Author of A Wellness Handbook for the Performing Artist: The Performer's Essential Guide for Staying Healthy in Body, Mind, and Spirit, Alena provides psychotherapy and therapeutic yoga in New York City hospitals and in private practice in Manhattan. Her Yoga practice is inspired by the teachings of B.K.S. Iyengar.