At Feinberg Consulting, it’s important to us that you have the opportunity to learn more about the faces behind our company. This February, we’d like you to meet our employee spotlight: Vice President of Clinical Services, Michael Perlman.
How long have you been with Feinberg Consulting and what do you enjoy most about working here?
I have been working with Feinberg for over 2 months; I love the collaborative, supportive, family approach to healing.
What inspired you to start in this career field and what do you enjoy most about it?
I started in this career field to help others, and to help clients both see and feel hope.
Where did you attend school and what did you study? What certifications (if applicable) have you acquired?
Education: Lynn University – Boca Raton, FL
- Master of Science, Applied Psychology
- Bachelor of Science, Psychology
- Licensed Mental Health Counselor (Florida)
- Qualified LMHC Supervisor
- EMDR Trained
- DBT Advanced Trained
What are some important lessons that you have learned over the years?
- You learn something new everyday
- Patience and tolerance are key to success
- Gratitude is an action word
What is your personal philosophy or mantra that inspires you the most?
Have fun, surround yourself with good people, and tell people that you love them.
What are 5 words that best describe yourself?
Do you have any pets? If so, how many/what are their names?
I have a golden retriever, her name is Ms. Maple.
When you are not working, how do you enjoy spending your time?
I enjoy spending time with my wife and kids (and of course Ms. Maple as well).
What do you do for your own self-care?
Meditation, pray, reach out to friends, and exercise.
What are you most looking forward to in the future?
I am looking forward to growing with the Feinberg family, being able to provide quality care, and helping people.