About Imago CNY
Lauren Ippoliti, LCSW-R is a Clinical Social Worker specializing in couples counseling and trauma therapy. She is an Advanced Certified Imago Therapist and works with couples using Imago Relationship Therapy, and is informed by The Gottman Method and Terry Real’s Relational Life Therapy. Imago Relationship Therapy was created by Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt who are well known for their NY Times bestselling book, Getting The Love You Want, and have also been featured on the Oprah Winfrey show.
Lauren received her Master’s in Social Work from Syracuse University and has worked in domestic violence, substance abuse and community mental health organizations. She is currently in private practice in the Central NY area where she works with couples, families and individuals looking to improve relationships, and work through and heal from past trauma and relational wounding. Lauren is also an Imago Workshop Presenter for the Getting The Love You Want and Keeping The Love You Find Workshops and additionally provides Couples’ Intensives in partnership with The Marriage Restoration Project.
Lauren is fully trained in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) and partners with The Head Strong Project to provide trauma therapy to veterans and active service members. Additionally, Lauren is currently engaged in training as a Sex Therapist and is working towards AASECT certification. Lauren is a member of Imago Relationships North America (IRNA), Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing International Organization (EMDRIA), the American Association of Sexual Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and The National Association for Social Workers (NASW).