Rock Balancing

Ilene Marto Atiyah, LCSW-C

Ilene is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Social Work with a focus on Advanced Clinical Practice. Her experience includes supporting adolescents, young adults, and their families with their mental and behavioral health challenges, including co-occurring substance use.  Ilene worked in an intensive outpatient program (IOP) setting for the past three years and most recently served as DBT Program Director for Potomac Programs (previously Potomac Pathways). Ilene is DBT trained and believes in a warm, collaborative, and strengths-based approach to support her clients to live their life worth living. Prior to entering the social work field, Ilene worked in international financial services and nonprofit leadership. She is married with two teens of her own and enjoys cooking, reading, being outdoors, spending time with family and friends, and traveling near and far. 

ilene@dbtcentergw.com