Keith Dorgan, LMSW

Keith Dorgan is a staff therapist at BPS, and earned his Master’s Degree from Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work.

His experience includes working with high school students in East Harlem, veterans at the James J. Peters Veterans Administration Medical Center in the Bronx, senior citizens at Riverdale Senior Center and administering mental health treatment to individuals, couples and families at the Harlem offices of Advantage Care Physicians.

One of Keith’s guiding philosophies is that we all need to be heard and understood. He works from a positive strengths perspective that empowers the client. Some of the treatment modalities he utilizes are Cognitive and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Problem Solving Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. Keith also studies the combined effects of good nutrition, regular exercise and quality sleep on mental and physical health.

To stay centered and healthy, Keith enjoys the moving meditation of running, playing the drums, reading and three-mile walks, but not all at the same time.