Barb H. | MSS, LMSW

Therapist, Fellowship Program

Barb is a Master’s Level Therapist in the JFS Mental Health Fellowship Program. She completed her Master’s of  Social Work degree at Bryn Mawr College, and is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.

Barb previously worked at the Coatesville VA Medical Center as a Substance Use Disorder Intensive Outpatient (SUD IOP) Therapist, and as a Family Team Facilitator and Kinship Navigator at the Maryland Department of Health. She was also previously an intern for the Promoting Safe and Stable Families (PSSF) program at JFS Delaware!

Barb has two children and is a Gigi to three. In her free time, Barb enjoys yoga, pulling weeds, bike touring, creating art, reading, and volunteering. One fun fact about her is that she leads the First Friday Bike Rides in Newark, Delaware!

The Jewish value that most resonates with Barb is Tikkun Olam (Tee-koon oh-luhm) The collective obligation toward repairing the world—making it right and whole.


Licenses and Certifications

  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)


Approaches, Theories, and Modalities

  • Strengths Perspective Approach
  • Trauma Focused
  • Mindfulness
  • Somatic Therapy
  • Eclectic
  • Person-Centered Therapies
  • Family Systems
  • Play Therapy


Populations and Issues

  • Families
  • Children
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • LGBTQ+ and Allies
  • Trauma
  • Transitions
  • Chronic Illness and End of Life
  • Grief and Loss
  • Stress and Anxiety


Start your therapy journey today by submitting an online intake form or contact our Intake Department at 302-478-9411 ext. 306