About CBT Baltimore
Our treatment approach is firmly grounded in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), evidence-based treatment supported by research. Each clinician brings experience and specific training for different populations and disorders. We pride ourselves on our warm and welcoming, yet focused environment–a space conducive for us to create a plan to get you to where you want to be.
is to provide empirically-based mental health treatment to those struggling in a relatable, accessible and compassionate manner.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Decades of research support the use of CBT, the gold-standard psychological intervention.
Meet the Team
CBT Baltimore is owned and directed by Shmuel Fischler, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and supervisor in Maryland. Shmuel has trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy through the Beck Institute, Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) at the University of Pennsylvania, and is a Certified Cognitive Therapist via the Academy of Cognitive Therapy.
Shmuel Fischler, LCSW-C
Joshua Gonsher, Psy.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Mimi Thomas, LCSW-C
Malka Dubin, LGPC
Brandi Preston, LGPC
Yisroel Tenenbaum, LMSW
Intake Coordinator and Office Manager
CBT Baltimore is an out of network provider and not directly covered by insurance. Everyone receiving services with us pays the fees out of pocket. However, the majority of our clients successfully secure out of network reimbursement from their insurance provider. We strongly recommend reaching out to your insurance carrier to evaluate your out of network coverage.
Recognizing the economical hurdle some may face, we offer financing through a third party, Prosper.
To check your eligibility, visit patientfinancing.com and insert provider code “032700”.
Should you have any questions about the financing option, please contact Prosper at 888-602-6066.