Olivier Group, PC Welcomes Two New Practitioners

Olivier Group, PC, is pleased to welcome our newest practitioners to the practice:

 Barbara Kaplan, LICSW and Jennifer Marzalek, LICSW.

Barbara B. Kaplan is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW).  She has worked in the field for over thirty years serving the Greater New Bedford Community. She has worked in a variety of mental health settings including inpatient and outpatient mental health facilities, as well as working at the New Bedford Women’s Center, and New Bedford High School. She is trained to provide cognitive behavioral treatment with an emphasis on diagnoses that include effective disorders, depression, ADHD/ODD/CD, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  She uses resiliency and strength based learning to encourage clients to be active participants in their treatment.  Prior to joining the Olivier Group PC, she was a sole practitioner in the New Bedford/Dartmouth area.

Barbara is currently on the panels of Medicare, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Tufts Commercial Plans, with Magellan and Beacon pending approval.

Jennifer Marzalek is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) and psychotherapist who specializes in grief counseling. She has been a social worker since 1986 and has worked in a variety of settings including hospitals, schools, mental health clinics and early intervention. Jennifer is a Certified School Social Worker / School Adjustment Counselor and has a certification in Thanatology (the study of death and dying) and in Basic Clinical Sleep Counseling. Jennifer is a compassionate, caring therapist with years of extensive experience in a variety of settings. She provides a safe, caring environment where clients can begin to grow and heal from challenging life experiences.

Jennifer is currently on the panels of Medicare and Cigna, with Blue Cross Blue Shield, Beacon and Tufts pending approval.

Olivier Group, PC

Claire Olivier, PMHNP/CNS-BC

Brian Banks, PMHNP-BC

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