Student Life & Services
Office of Counseling & Wellness Services Staff
Jodi N. Licht, Psy.D.
Senior Director of Counseling & Wellness Services
Dr. Licht earned a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at the George Washington University and received additional Postdoctoral Training in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy at The Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University.
Dr. Licht has worked at Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, Mount Sinai Rape Crisis Intervention Program, Georgetown University Counseling Center and the Superior Courts of the District of Columbia. Before she joined the LIM College community, she was the Director of Counseling & Career Services at SUNY College at Old Westbury. Dr. Licht has a private practice in Manhattan and is the co-author of a section in the Psychodynamic Diagnostic Manual (PDM).
Kelly Dearborn, LMHC
Disability Services Specialist / Licensed Counselor
Ms. Dearborn is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of New York. She holds a Master of Science in Education (M.S.Ed) degree in Counseling & Personnel Services from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Fine Art and Women's Studies from Principia College in Elsah, IL.
Prior to joining LIM College, Ms. Dearborn worked at Fordham University as the Director of Disability Services after serving for two years as the Disability Service Coordinator. Prior to working at Fordham she served as an Academic Advisement Counselor and First Year Experience Instructor at St. Francis College of Freshman Studies.
Counseling & Wellness Services Coordinator
Ms. Jones is the Counseling & Wellness Services Coordinator at LIM College. Ms. Jones received her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology from the University of Hawaii. Prior to joining LIM College, Ms. Jones worked at Contemporary Guidance Services as a Job Developer helping adults with developmental and learning disabilities find and maintain employment. Ms. Jones also worked as a Day Habilitation Counselor at City Access New York, a non-profit organization that assists adults with disabilities with their participation in schools and in the community. At that employment, Ms. Jones assisted with the content and delivery of the program to the diverse needs of people with disabilities as well as teaching math, reading, physical therapy and social skills. Before working with adults with special needs, Ms. Jones worked for several years as a Sales Manager at Diesel. At Diesel, Ms. Jones developed, trained and supervised the sales force, maintained inventory procedures and worked to maximize merchandising efforts.