About Dr. Lauren Gerber


Lauren Gerber Ms. Ed., PSY. D. is a licensed Clinical Psychologist who has been helping children, adolescents and adults for over 25 years in her private practice.

Dr. Gerber graduated with a B.S. from Northwestern University, an M.S. in Education from Pace University, and a Doctor of Psychology from Pace University where she graduated 1st in her doctoral class.

In Illinois, Dr. Gerber was dually Licensed in School and Clinical Psychology. She was employed in the public and private school systems as both a School Psychologist and a Clinical Director. In these roles, Dr. Gerber completed hundreds of case study evaluations for school age students, while leading a multi-disciplinary team who created and implemented Individualized Education Plans to specifically address student’s academic and therapeutic needs.

Dr. Gerber was employed as the Kindness Coordinator in Deerfield, Illinois. The Acts of Kindness Program was a village wide initiative designed to connect schools, businesses, and the greater community in promoting daily acts of kindness.

Dr. Gerber moved from Illinois to Florida in 2012.  She taught graduate psychology classes at Lynn University and was the Clinical Director of a Family Center and School for Autism. Dr. Gerber has maintained a private practice for 25 years and as of 2020 practices primarily via Telehealth.