Jonathan Lebolt, PhD, LCSW, CGP




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Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis of New Jersey (Faculty)
Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy + Psychoanalysis, Relational Perspectives Study Group Leader
New Jersey Society for Clinical Social Work
New York State Society for Clinical Social Work (Fellow)
National Association of Social Workers, New Jersey Chapter
Psychotherapy & Training Collective of New York
Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society
Mid-Atlantic Group Psychotherapy Society (Anti-Racism Committee) 
American Group Psychotherapy Association
Clinical Social Work Association
American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work
American Psychological Association, Division 39, Section 9 (Psychoanalysts for Social Responsibility)
International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology
Psychoanalysis NowCredentials: ​

  • 32 years' experience providing psychotherapy and psychoanalysis
  • PhD in Clinical Social Work (Union Institute & University)
  • Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker in NJ, NY, MD, DC, VA & FL
  • Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider (Evergreen Certifications)
  • Certificate in Psychoanalysis (Contemporary Relational approach)
  • Certificate in Group Psychotherapy (Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society)
  • Certified Group Psychotherapist (International Board for Certification of Group Psychotherapists)
  • Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (Evergreen Certifications)
  • Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (National Association of Social Workers)
  • Former Adjunct Faculty, Virginia Commonwealth, Columbia, New York, Fordham and Adelphi University Graduate Schools of Social Work
  • Former Full-Time Faculty, Virginia Commonwealth University Department of Psychiatry.

Professional Affiliations: 

  • Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis of New Jersey (Faculty)
  • Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy + Psychoanalysis, Relational Perspectives
  •  Study Group Leader
  • New Jersey Society for Clinical Social Work
  • New York State Society for Clinical Social Work (Fellow)
  • National Association of Social Workers, New Jersey Chapter
  • Psychotherapy & Training Collective of New York
  • Eastern Group Psychotherapy Society
  • Mid-Atlantic Group Psychotherapy Society (Anti-Racism Committee) 
  • American Group Psychotherapy Association
  • Clinical Social Work Association
  • American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work
  • American Psychological Association, Division 39, Section 9 (Psychoanalysts for Social
  •  Responsibility)
  • International Association for Relational Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
  • International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology
  • Psychoanalysis Now

Click here to see a copy of my CV.

Selected Publications:

Lebolt, J. (1999). Gay affirmative psychotherapy: A phenomenological study. Clinical Social Work, 24 (4), 355-370.

Lebolt, J. (2002). Pandora’s box: The effect of diagnostic disclosure on a depressed patient. Clinical Social Work, 30 (3), 281-292.

Lebolt, J. (2004). Book Review: Like Subjects, Love Objects: Essays on Recognition and Sexual Difference, by Jessica Benjamin. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 33 (2), 176-177.

Lebolt, J. (2020). Washington School of Psychiatry Workshop Summary: Psychotherapy and LGBT Identities: Historical, Clinical and Ethical. Psychiatry,83 (2), 202-203.

Lebolt, J. (2021). Washington School of Psychiatry Workshop Summary: The Role of Race and Racism and Its Impact on Professionals and Communities in the DMV. Psychiatry, 84 (1), 101-102.

Lebolt, J. (2022). Washington School of Psychiatry Workshop Summary: Race, Gender and Sexuality: Ancient to Present. Psychiatry, 85 (4), 435-437.

Pronouns: He/They.







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