Dr. Bragdon has over twenty- five years of experience working with adolescents and their families struggling with eating disorders, school refusal, anxiety, depression, substance use and abuse, self harm, grief and bereavement. Dr. Bragdon earned her Masters degree from Columbia University, her PhD. from New York University. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked at High Schools for over 22 years, Dr. Bragdon is extremely skilled at inter-facing with schools to help teens who have been academically impacted by their social, emotional and behavioral issues.
Dr. Bragdon has a special area of expertise and interest in death and dying , bereavement, and has earned a certificate of completion at Columbia University’s Center for Complicated Grief. Dr. Bragdon is one of the founders of Ann’s Place, a not for profit cancer support agency located in Danbury, Ct. and has extensive knowledge working with individuals who are living with chronic, long term illness. She is a compassionate and dedicated advocate for individuals and families struggling with complex issues and emotions that impede every day life.