Frances Camper, L.C.S.W., 221 East Hartsdale Avenue, Hartsdale, NY 10530. Frances Camper, L.C.S.W., is a clinical social worker in private practice in Hartsdale, NY. Ms. Camper sees adolescents with anxiety, depression, school stress, and/or family problems, including parents experiencing divorce or difficult marriages, or an illness in the family. Additionally, she enjoys working with kids who may be outside of the mainstream, to help them to feel OK with who they are. Ms. Camper has a specialty in bereavement, including childhood bereavement after the death of a parent, and for parents who have lost a child. Ms. Camper sees adult couples for marital therapy, including couples before they get married. Sessions are typically 45-50 minutes with children and adolescents, 1 hour with couples. Ms. Camper’s work is informed by psychoanalytic, psychodynamic, and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). She describes herself as optimistic by nature, and looks to inspire hope, noting a person’s strength and bringing it to his or her attention. In her work with families, she is able to simultaneously empathize with each member of the family. The length of treatment varies; some meet to work on a focused goal for a shorter time, others prefer to meet over a longer time. Ms. Camper’s office hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.- evenings; she does meet earlier in the morning by special arrangement. Ms. Camper is not on insurance panels, but is ready to help with accessing out-of-network benefits. Her office is located in town, on the second floor of a building with retail on the main level, right next to the Hartsdale train station. There are spots in the train station parking lot that are reserved for those visiting her office, which is part of a suite. Please call Ms. Camper at (914) 725-9775.