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Lyora Zadik
Telephone: (415) 710-7036

Master in Social Work
Graduate Art Therapy Certificate

Licensed Clinical Social Worker #22849


Clinical Supervisor
East Bay Agency for Children
Oakland, CA

  • Provide individual and group supervision for therapists, both ASW and MFTI.
  • Oversee clinical documentation such as treatment reviews and client files in order to ensure compliance with funding requirements.
  • Communicate and coordinate with school district personnel.
  • Provide crisis consultation to therapists regarding therapeutic, behavioral, and milieu difficulties.
  • Develop and facilitate a clinical training program for clinicians and interns. 

On-Call Psychiatric Social Worker
Comprehensive Child Crisis
San Francisco, CA

  • Provide crisis management services to children who are experiencing severe emotional difficulties.
  • Respond to crisis calls in hospitals, schools, and in the community.
  • Conduct clinical evaluations and write clinical assessments.
  • Consult with other service providers in order to support the appropriate level of care and treatment of the crisis.
  • Provide a comprehensive and feasible safety plan for children and families experiencing crisis.

Hamilton Family Center
Child and Family Therapist
San Francisco, CA

  • Provide individual, family couples, and group therapy to children and families.
  • Facilitate regular clinical trainings for Hamilton staff.
  • Co-facilitate weekly Treatment Team meetings with case managers.
  • Provide weekly group and individual clinical consultation with staff.
  • Maintain appropriate records and documentation of clinical services, as well as reports for DPH. 
2002-2005 Art Therapist
Seneca Center
Oakland, CA

    • Provide group, individual, and family therapy, to emotionally disturbed children in a day treatment program.
    • Conduct intakes, assessment, treatment planning, consultation and direct-care in the preschool milieu.
    • Provide family outreach, case management, parent training, and crisis intervention, both on site and in the home.
    • Initiated the planning, curriculum, and implementation of daily art therapy groups.
    • Provide consultation and clinical supervision to MSW interns and classroom staff. 
    • Record all client and collateral contacts in written documentation; including treatment plans, behavioral plans, progress notes, and Medi-Cal paperwork. 
2000-2001 Therapeutic Behavioral Services Clinician
Edgewood Center
San Francisco, CA

    • Lead the therapeutic planning, development, and implementation of one-to-one on-site behavioral support for a range of clients.
    • Conducted intakes, psychosocial assessments, behavioral treatment plans, monthly treatment reviews, and quarterly summaries.
    • Facilitated regular communication and team meetings with multi-disciplinary providers.
    • Supervised, trained, and provided support for staff for the implementation of strength-based and goal-oriented interventions.
    • Involved in home, school, residential, and community visits in order to insure quality of service and progress towards treatment goals. 
1999-2000 MSW Intern
Hillsides Family Center
Pasadena, CA 

    • Provided outpatient therapy for children, families, couples, and groups.
    • Conducted psychosocial assessments and individualized treatment plans. 
    • Practiced behavioral, psychodynamic, and play therapy. 
    • Planned, implemented, and facilitated an art therapy group for a community-based program. 
1997-1998 MSW Intern
LA Commission on Assaults Against Women 
Los Angeles, CA

    • Underwent two-month training on domestic and sexual violence; including medical and psychological impact, crisis intervention, treatment goals, and advocacy. 
    • Facilitated individual, couple, and group therapy to survivors and their loved-ones.
    • Provided on-site crisis counseling and advocacy for survivors of rape and violence in the Emergency Room.   

Graduate Art Therapy Certificate
University of Notre Dame
Belmont, CA


University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

  • Major: Children and Family Concentration
  • Minor: Public Child Welfare


Ben Gurion University
Beer Sheva, Israel

  • Major:  English Literature
  • Minor:  Studio Art