Mary Jo Mastro, LCSW
Mary Jo Mastro, LCSW has been licensed for over 10 years and practicing in the mental health field for over 20 years. She has experience working with individuals, couples, and groups in all age range in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Her professional methods include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Strength-Based Practices, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. Prior to joining the Center for Discovery team, she held a private practice specializing in eating disorders and anxiety. She also has experience in facilitating a wide variety of group populations including those who were experiencing grief and loss, people diagnosed HIV positive, male prison inmates, and heart transplant, patients.
Ms. Mastro is a member of the National Social Workers Association, the American Psychological Association, the Accredited Case Management Association, and Psychology Today. She has been a field instructor for UCLA and USC graduate students. She was a supervisor for MSW candidates and a guest lecturer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Ms. Mastro has a passion for physical, spiritual, and mental health. She sees the client as an individual within a system and tailors treatment plans according to a client’s individual needs. Her passion for health goes beyond the work setting as she herself is committed to her own health having completed multiple marathons, triathlons, and other road races.