our clinical team
Clinical Director, Co-Owner
Josh A. Jonas, LCSW-R
Josh’s specialty began in the world of trauma and addiction and has grown to include, as he calls it, “high achievers who are miserable.” He is passionate about working with couples, and also feels a special calling to the work he does with men, which involves the embracing and growing of the positive aspects of their masculinity. Josh is the Clinical Director and co-owner of The Village Institute.
Enid Zuckerman, LMSW
Enid’s goal in practicing psychotherapy is to establish an ongoing conversation with individual patients and couples, allow for liberation of repressed feelings and the healing of trauma, depression & anxiety. She strives to find practical applications to create more choices in family, work, social, and spiritual life. Enid encourages patients to seek non-verbal and other therapeutic experiences to supplement your work in overcoming self-blaming, restrictive beliefs and to allow the real-self to flourish.
Cindy Arlinsky, MHC
Cindy is a Mental Health Counselor providing individual and group psychotherapy.
Liam Doherty, MHC
Liam merges a psychodynamic approach with a variety of techniques from humanistic, mindfulness and cognitive behavioral models in order to meet each individual’s needs. He has a special focus on helping clients explore the outcomes of personal trauma, across challenged interpersonal relationships, substance use, self-esteem issues and anxiety. Liam has his Masters in Mental Health Counseling from Baruch College.
Elyse is currently completing her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at The Derner School of Psychology, Adelphi University. She holds a masters in women’s studies and feminist research from Western University in London, Ontario and a masters in psychology from Teachers College Columbia University. Elyse is a relational psychodynamically oriented therapist.
Linda Jonas, PhD
Dr. Jonas is the Clinical Supervisor at TVI and has been practicing clinical psychology for over 25 years. She has experience dealing with varied disorders and issues from trauma and anxiety to PTSD, depression, abuse and loss.
Business Director, Co-owner
Jill Morrison Jonas
As Co-Owner and Business Director of TVI, Jill aims to bring psychotherapy and mental health to the forefront of self-care. She believes that, through a focus on excellence in training and business guidance, The Village Institute launches the best therapists in NYC. Jill is originally from St Louis, MO and has an MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.