Lee Chasen, Ph.D., R.D.T., L.C.A.T.

Consulting Creative Arts Clinician

Dr. Lee R. Chasen is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist and has been in clinical practice for over thirty years. As the Founding Director of Kid Esteem Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to the social, emotional, and behavioral empowerment of children, parents, schools and communities, Lee’s original programming has provided services for thousands of families in the New York metro region since 1997. Kid Esteem specializes in the treatment of anxiety and neurodiverse populations, and remains a top referral source for area hospitals, social service and mental health agencies, school districts and private practitioners. A 2013 recipient of the NADTA Research Award, Dr. Chasen is the author of three books in the field of expressive arts therapy, emotional growth and social development.