David Landsman-Wohlsifer, Ph.D. LCSW

David Landsman-Wohlsifer, Ph.D. LCSW

David Landsman-Wohlsifer, Ph.D. LCSW

Instructor
Phyllis and Harvey Sandler
School of Social Work

Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, SO 317
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Dr. David Landsman-Wohlsifer, earned his MSW at the University of Pennsylvania, his Master’s of Healthcare Administration (MHA) from St. Joseph’s University, and his Ph.D. in Human Sexuality from the Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality in San Francisco. Dr. Landsman-Wohlsifer did his postgraduate work at the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine’s Center for Cognitive Therapy where after completion he retained a position as a psychotherapist and clinical educator, for several years. Dr. Landsman-Wohlsifer is an LCSW (FL and PA) and FL certified sex therapist and has over 23 years of experience in clinical practice. His areas of clinical practice include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, Couples/Family Therapy, Substance Abuse, and Sex Therapy. His areas of research expertise is in Human Sexuality/Sexology: in particular clinical work with couples; LGBT mental health and wellness through out the life cycle from childhood to old age; sexual trauma and recovery; HIV/AIDS; reproductive/sexual health; and the links between sex and substance abuse. At FAU he teaches CBT, Social Work & Human Sexuality, Play Therapy, as well as some of the required core courses.

Prior to coming to FAU Dr. Landsman-Wohlsifer was awarded an excellence in teaching award for part time faculty from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy and Practice.  He is a Diplomate of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, as well as a member of NASW and the American Family Therapy Academy (AFTA).