Faculty: Lynn M. Cormier-Sayarath, MSW, LICSW

Lynn M. Cormier-Sayarath, MSW, LICSW

Lynn M. Cormier-Sayarath, MSW, LICSW

Adjunct Faculty, BS in Psychology and Human Services

Degree Major/Emphasis Institution Year
MSW   Smith College School for Social Work 2001
BA Psychology Becker College 1999
AS Human Services Becker College 1997

Research and Practice Interests

  • Animal Assisted Therapy
  • Self-Harm and Suicide Prevention
  • Eating Disorder Clinical Specialty
  • Behavioral Health in our Schools

Professional Licenses and Certifications

  • LICSW (MA) - Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
  • MA Department of Education - School Adjustment Counselor/Social Worker
  • CTMH – Certified Clinical TeleMental Health Provider


  • Unsung Hero - Greater Gardner Community Impact Award

Publications and Presentations

  • Conducting the Family Meeting in Elder Care Decisions presented at the Boston College Elder Care Support Group, Boston, MA
  • Understanding and Identifying Eating Disorders - A presentation for Public School Professionals, Greater Gardner Area
  • Mindful Eating Seminar
  • The Body Image Project - presented at several locations throughout North Central MA

Concurrent Leadership, Service and Professional Activities

  • Board Member, Secretary - Holy Family Academy Advisory Board, Gardner, MA (Private Catholic PreK-8 School)
  • Leadership Team - Greater Gardner Women's Circle of Giving (Philanthropy project)
  • Community Food Pantry Project - Gardner and Winchendon, MA
  • Acadien Social Club, Gardner, MA - Scholarship Committee
  • Andrew N. Boucher Memorial Scholarship Committee Member

Prior Experience

  • Co-Founder, Board Chair, Girls on the Run Worcester County (Worcester, MA) Nonprofit
  • Co-Leader/Founder, North Central Parent Eating Disorder Support Group

Community Involvement

  • Gardner High School, Gardner, MA - Head Field Hockey Coach