Jewish Family Services
of Greenwich

Desmond Hamilton

Desmond Hamilton, LMFT Psychotherapist

Desmond is a board-certified Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. His education and experience with a vast array of clients has led him to recognize the importance of flexibility, and adaptability as a therapist. In addition to his masters degree, Desmond holds a bachelor’s  degree in behavioral science which afforded him the opportunity to work for The Administration for Children Services (ACS) as a Child Protective Specialist. He gained tremendous experience managing crisis intervention, along with knowledge of state and federal supports for children and families. These experiences cultivated his ability to present a sense of calm and objective focus during periods of extreme stress for individuals, and families.

Desmond is passionate about working with children, families, and couples to rebuild their lives. He is well versed in helping clients overcome childhood trauma, family conflict, marriage difficulties, depression, anxiety, mood disorders and other mental health issues.  Desmond exudes genuine care and concern for those under his care. He recognizes the decision to seek help can be difficult, and approaches his clients in a compassionate and non-judgemental manner.  Desmond’s goal is to create an environment where you feel supported on your therapeutic journey. Change may only occur when we are honest with ourselves and are willing to open our minds to explore new life possibilities.  He is open to serving all clients with a desire for change, utilizing healthy coping skills, aid in navigating their day-to-day, strengthen relationships, and create an environment of growth and fulfillment.  A brighter future is ahead, let’s begin today.