Joan D'Adamo, LCSW-C

Family Therapist, The Retreat at Sheppard Pratt


  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Joan D’Adamo, LCSW-C, is a family therapist at The Retreat by Sheppard Pratt. She earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland at Baltimore County, and a Master of Social Work from the University of Maryland at Baltimore. D’Adamo has worked as a psychotherapist and clinical supervisor at Cumberland hospital for Children and Adolescence, as well as in private practice and hospice settings.  She has over 30 years’ experience working with individuals with various mental health and emotional difficulties including anxiety, depression, adjustment difficulties, grief, personality disorders, PTSD, and disordered eating.  When D’Adamo first came to Sheppard Pratt, she worked as a family therapist at the Center for Eating Disorders, and a social worker at The Retreat. She is a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist and has additional training in Voice Dialogue and Structural Family Therapy.