Leadership at EARS

Simon A. Zysman, Ph.D., Founder and President

Dr. Zysman is a Pioneer in the field of Addiction Treatment and Founder of the EARS Program. He earned his Bachelors Degree (BA) in psychology from Queens College, Master Degree (MS) in School Psychology from Brooklyn College, Doctoral Degree (Ph.D.) in Clinical Psychology from Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech), Post Graduate Training in Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis from the Institute for Research in Hypnosis in NYC, and Post Doctoral Training in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis from The Long Island Institute of Psychoanalysis at Nassau County Medical Center. Dr. Zysman was a former member of the Board of Directors and Special Consultant to the President of Hempstead General Hospital; Member Board of Director of Hempstead Nursing Home; Executive Director of Freeport Hospital; and Shareholder in a 250 bed Inpatient Detox and Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Facility in Pennsylvania.

Warren D. Zysman, LCSW, CASAC, Clinical Director

Mr. Zysman graduated from Fordham University School of Social Work with a specialization in Substance Abuse. He received advanced training from Aaron Beck, MD at the Beck Institute of Cognitive behavioral Therapy and Research in Pennsylvania and Albert Ellis, Ph.D. at the Albert Ellis Institute for Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy in New York City. He is a member of  the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Behavioral Health Committee at Nassau University Medical Center.