Erica Komisar

Erica Komisar, LCSW, is a clinical social worker, psychoanalyst and parent guidance

expert who has been in private practice in New York City for more than 25 years. A graduate

of Georgetown and Columbia Universities and The New York Freudian Society,

Ms Komisar is a psychological consultant bringing parenting and work/life workshops to

clinics, schools, corporations and child-care settings including The Garden House School,

Goldman Sachs, Shearman and Sterling and SWFS Early Childhood Center. Erica is author of Being There: Why Prioritizing

Motherhood in the First Three Years Matters and has appeared on major networks such as

CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX and NPR as well as in The Wall Street Journal.


How We Are Emotionally Crippling Our Children and the Easy Way to Overcome It—with Erica Komisar, LCSW

Erica Komisar joins Sarah Hiner to discuss and expand on her recently published op-ed for The Wall Street Journal titled “We’re Overmedicating Our Children.”

Mental Health

How to Handle Someone Else’s Rage

You accidentally ran your lawn mower over your neighbor’s flowerbed or cut in front of a stranger in a line.…