Animal Companion Bereavement Group

a service provided by Upstate Veterinary Specialists, PLLC

My name is Estelle and I have been a clinical social worker since 1998. My work is focused on providing quality mental health services. My path began in New Jersey and for the last 10 years, the Capital District of New York state. My scope of practice includes working with:


  • individuals
  • couples
  • adolescents
  • families

I have a clinical knowledge base working some of these concerns:


  • depression
  • anxiety
  • trauma
  • LGBT issues
  • Employee Assistance services
  • substance abuse recovery support
  • HIV/Aids support
  • clinical supervision for MSW students and graduates seeking licensing support