Noah Kass

Noah Kass is a psychotherapist specializing in addiction, relationship issues and work stressors. He has been clinical director at The Dunes East Hampton and Realization Center in Union Square, both addiction treatment facilities. He received an MSW in clinical social work and a master of arts in education from New York University. In addition, Noah completed the post-master's certificate program in Clinical Approaches to the Addiction at NYU under the guidance of Dr. Lala Straussner.

 

He has debated the former Republican nominee for attorney general Dan Donovan at The New School University's panel discussion "Youth in Harm's Way: Marijuana Law Enforcement and Young New Yorkers," led a series of joint training sessions with The Legal Aid Society helping to educate New York City parole officers on how to best work with their LGBTQ clients and has been featured in The New York Daily News and The Gotham Gazette. Mr. Kass provides individual counseling to a wide range of New Yorkers with addictions, mental health issues or those seeking general support.

 

Prior to his career in social work, Noah was a fourth grade teacher at the Rodeph Sholom Elementary School, a lecturer at Bronx Community College, and an actor/playwright.

 

He has debated the former Republican nominee for attorney general Dan Donovan at The New School University's panel discussion "Youth in Harm's Way: Marijuana Law Enforcement and Young New Yorkers," led a series of joint training sessions with The Legal Aid Society helping to educate New York City parole officers on how to best work with their LGBTQ clients and has been featured in The New York Daily News and The Gotham Gazette.

 

Mr. Kass provides individual counseling to a wide range of New Yorkers with addictions, mental health issues or those seeking general support.

 

Prior to his career in social work, Noah was a fourth grade teacher at the Rodeph Sholom Elementary School, a lecturer at Bronx Community College, and an actor/playwright.

Recent Articles By The Author

Separating With Integrity: Ask Noah

Separating With Integrity: Ask Noah

Proceed with caution when distancing yourself from a friend.

Afraid of Knee Surgery: Ask Noah

Afraid of Knee Surgery: Ask Noah

A stage manager worries about undergoing knee surgery, and the effect it might have on his career.

Bookstore Blues: Ask Noah

Bookstore Blues: Ask Noah

How to talk to your ex about closing your struggling joint bookstore after an amicable divorce.

When Your Spouse Says You're Fat: Ask Noah

When Your Spouse Says You're Fat: Ask Noah

It's crucial to separate your spouse's sophomoric criticism from your own weight-loss goals.

Seeking Mr. Right: Ask Noah

Seeking Mr. Right: Ask Noah

Finding an emotionally available man can seem like picking out a needle from a haystack. But there's a reason for this.

Motivating an Underachiever: Ask Noah

Motivating an Underachiever: Ask Noah

It takes more than a new car to keep your college-age kids motivated.

Grounding 'The Floater': Ask Noah

Grounding 'The Floater': Ask Noah

How to get the traveling man to embrace permanence and establish consistency.

From Dad's Perspective: Ask Noah

From Dad's Perspective: Ask Noah

When a widowed father focuses too much on his son, it's time to set some boundaries.

Sibling Rivalry and Giving Gifts: Ask Noah

Sibling Rivalry and Giving Gifts: Ask Noah

First, determine whether your insecurities should take precedence over your wealthier sibling's generosity.

Parenting Practices: Ask Noah

Parenting Practices: Ask Noah

What should parents do when they have a baby and the grandparents become overbearing?