AboutĀ  Talya Gershon

Life coach and business consultant Talya Gershon owns and operates Coastal Virginia Consulting, LLC, located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Since founding her practice in 2014, Talya Gershon has guided her clients toward professional and personal growth and success by helping them to better understand their potential and as well as the actions to take to reach their goals.

Prior to opening Coastal Virginia Consulting, Ms. Gershon practiced as a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) for more than 20 years. She also served as an associate at Booz Allen Hamilton, where she advised on the development of mental health programs for the US military special operations.

In preparation for her career, Talya Gershon earned a bachelor of arts in psychology and religious studies from Wesleyan University. While in pursuit of her undergraduate degree, she also completed a semester abroad at the University of the Sorbonne in Paris. Furthering her education, she obtained a master of social work from the Columbia University School of Social Work and competed postgraduate training in family therapy at New York University Medical Center.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2014 - Present

Owner/Life coach/Consultant

Coastal Virginia Consulting, LLC
Nov 2007 - Jan 2013

Associate

ITA International LLC
Jan 2007 - Oct 2008

Owner/psychotherapist

TALYA E. GERSHON, LCSW, PLLC

Education

Education
Jan 1989 - Jul 1990

MSW

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF SOCIALĀ 
Sep 1982 - Jun 1987

BA

WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY
Sep 1984 - Jan 1985

Certificate of completion

UNIVERSITY OF THE SORBONNE