Phyllis Sammartino, LCSW
Phyllis Sammartino is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked at Wellness Resource for over 10 years. Phyllis received her bachelor’s degree from Palm Beach Atlantic College in West Palm Beach, Florida, and her master’s degree in social work from Barry University in Miami Shores, Florida. Phyllis has been a therapist at Wellness Resource Center since 2007, including five years as a primary therapist. For the past five years, Phyllis has served as a consulting therapist, facilitating specialty groups and providing additional individualized therapy to our clients. Prior to joining Wellness Resource Center, Phyllis worked extensively in the mental health and substance abuse field in a variety of settings, including two years at the Drug Abuse Foundation in Delray Beach, Florida, and one year at The Center for Family Services, treating victims of domestic violence. Phyllis also has a private practice in Boca Raton.
Phyllis Sammartino’s therapeutic specializations include working with LGBTQ populations, treating trauma, cognitive behavioral therapy, and utilizing spirituality in treating clients who are dually diagnosed. At Wellness Resource Center, Phyllis sees clients for individual counseling and facilitates educational spirituality groups, and works with our mature adult clients. Before become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Phyllis was a professional jazz dancer, and she brings the same level of energy to treating our clients here at Wellness.