About Dr. Hermann
Dr. Augie Hermann is a licensed clinical psychologist with an active private practice in
Center City Philadelphia. She received her B.A. and M.S. from Vanderbilt University and her Ph.D. in Transactional Ecological Psychology from George Peabody College in
Nashville, Tennessee. She was also awarded an NIMH Fellowship in Mental Health Policy Analysis from the Vanderbilt Institute for Public Policy Studies, Center for the Study of Families and Children.
Over the course of her 30-year practice, Dr. Hermann has studied and utilized a variety of therapeutic approaches. She is currently a certified practitioner of both Imago
Relationship Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. (See Specialties for more information on each of these approaches.)
In addition to her therapy practice, Dr. Hermann has conducted workshops for both
general audiences and professionals on a variety of topics, including Imago Relationship Therapy, adult sibling relationships, working with shame, pregnancy as healing, building on relationship success,
and communications skill-building.
She has presented papers at the Yale University Bush Center in Child Development and Social Policy and The
Eastern Regional Transactional Analysis Conference. Her research and writing has been published in The Journal
of Clinical Psychology and The Troubled and Troubling Child: Reeducation in Mental Health Education and Human Services Programs for Children and Youth, published by Jossey-Bass.
Along with Alan M. Lerner, J.D., Dr. Hermann created a teaching video, Legal Interviewing: A Video Workshop,
sponsored by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.
Dr. Hermann is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Pennsylvania Psychological Association,
the Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association, Imago Relationships International, and the Mid-Atlantic Association for Imago Relationship Therapists.