Tanya holds her MSW degree from the Silver School of Social Work at New York University. As a social work student, Tanya interned at Selfhelp in their Project Pilot case management program and at North Central Bronx Hospital in the Outpatient Psychiatric Department. Before entering graduate school, Tanya worked at the NYU Child Study Center at their Summer Program for Kids, a specialized summer camp for children with behavioral disorders. Tanya has also worked at Klingberg Family Centers, a therapeutic residence for children, and as a substitute teacher in various school districts around Connecticut. Tanya earned her B.S. in Psychology from Fordham University in 2008.