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Judith Lathrop (LMFT, ACHT) - 24 Years Experience

I hold a master's degree in marriage and family counseling and am a New York State licensed marriage and family therapist. I received my degree in 1996 and have guided many families, couples, and individuals to better relationships. I hold advanced certification in Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy through the Wellness Institute in Issaquah, WA, which has helped me identify and heal my own issues and, therefore, become a better therapist. I have had many personal growth experiences that have molded me into the person I am today, as well as making me a more empathetic therapist...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem.

Margaret Lorenz (LCSW) - 23 Years Experience

Welcome! You've come to the right place. I am a licensed clinical social worker living in New York with over 20 years of experience working with parents, adolescents, and families. I have treated individuals facing challenges with depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, family conflict, life changes, relationship issues, and grief. I enjoy working with people and helping them uncover the tools to assist them in living a fully actualized lives. I function as a guide, however, you will be the one in control, we work as fast or as slow as you need, when you need it...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Seneca Williams (MA, LMHC) - 8 Years Experience

I help professionals, learn coping skills, and practical strategies to experience emotional wellness, healthy relationships and work life balance. I speak on work related issues such as anger management, stress management, mental wellness, relationships, work & life balance. Counseling ALL online for your convenience, so you can work with me from anywhere by phone, message, live chat, or video. Anxiety and depression can derail your dreams and goals if it is not managed. Abusive and dysfunctional situations, at home or at work can cause a rapid decrease, in your daily functioning...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder.

Deborah Unger (LMSW) - 12 Years Experience

I have been a Licensed Master Social Worker for over 10 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including Depression, Anxiety, Relationship Issues, Sports Performance, Memory Loss, Weight Loss, Substance Abuse, Bereavement, and Career challenges. I am Certified in Problem Solving Therapy (PST). My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines Cognitive-Behavioral, Humanistic, Psychodynamic and problem solving therapy. I will tailor our dialogue and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Pamela Kromar (LCSW) - 15 Years Experience

I have over 15years of therapy and social work experience, which I have helped others successfully cope with stresses in their daily lives. I am proficient with dealing with children, teens, adults, and families, and has been able to implement a solution based approach that has empowered people to reach their fullest potential. I have been able to hone my skills by working in a multitude of different clinical environments, from hospitals to patients' residential homes. I have successfully treated patients that suffer from life consuming ailments, such as, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, ADHD and Oppositional Defiance Disorder...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Aiko Takemura (LCSW-R) - 16 Years Experience

Warm welcome! I am thrilled that you took the first step in healing and self-discovery. Whether you suffer from depression and anxiety or just only needing someone to talk to, finding the right therapist is not an easy process. Hopefully, you can find useful information about me on this page to decided if we are a good match. I am a licensed clinical social worker in New York State. I have been a mental health therapist for over 15 years. My experience in treating depression, anxiety, PTSD, and trauma-related symptoms is extensive...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties.

Ashley Warren (LCSW) - 14 Years Experience

Hello and thank you for the opportunity to get to know me! I completed my undergraduate at an all women's college in New York, double majoring in psychology and criminal justice. I then pursued my MSW at SUNY Albany and have since been in the social work field. I have over 14 years of experience in the mental health arena. My primary focus has been with trauma informed care, as well as those suffering from dual diagnoses; mental illness and chemical abuse. I take a holistic approach utilizing motivational interviewing techniques to create change...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatig.

Patricia Alvarado (MA, LPCC, LMHC) - 9 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Patricia Alvarado, but I go by "Patty". I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor licensed in the state of California as well as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor licensed in the state of New York, currently living in New York City. I gained my Master’s of Arts in Counseling from Loyola Marymount University and my Bachelor's of Arts from the University of California-Santa Barbara in Sociology and Women's Studies both located in California. I have been in the helping profession for over six years, working with children, adolescents, and adults alike...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression.

Christopher Flanigan (LMFT, M.S., Ed.) - 10 Years Experience

Many people seek therapy to improve the quality of their experiences. Whether you are looking to gain a deeper understanding of yourself, increase communication with a partner or loved one, or develop successful strategies to focus on healing, the right therapist can provide the necessary tools for building strong relationships. I have been in-practice for 8 years and have worked with many individuals, couples, and families in diverse capacities. I pride myself in my ability to join with you; we are in this together. Every technique, metaphor, even humor is purposefully designed to improve your experience...

Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Allyson Puzzo (LMHC) - 8 Years Experience

Therapy can be a difficult step, and even more difficult to find a therapist you connect with. I work to develop a therapeutic relationship in which realizations can occur and positive changes can be made. I have experience with both group and individuals, and the intention is always to help enhance the client's current level of functioning and overall condition. My areas of expertise include behavioral issues, childhood trauma, insecure attachments, familial issues, relationship issues, depression, and anxiety. My education is in Mental Health Counseling, and Forensic Psychology.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Samantha Silverberg (MA, LPC) - 6 Years Experience

Hi There! I'm grateful you've stopped by my profile! I am a licensed professional counselor in Pennsylvania with over 8 years of experience working as a clinician with children, adolescents, and adults. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, traumas, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and many more. My experiences vary in depth and breadth and I'd love to discuss and share more about these experiences as I think they've enabled me in developing to work with a variety of needs...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders.

Emelia Thygesen (LMHC) - 4 Years Experience

Change can be hard. Having the courage to reach out and discuss your inner pain and anxiety is the first step. I am Licensed Mental Health Counselor from Syracuse, New York. I received my Masters Degree from Canisius College in 2011. I have worked with clients from residential facilities, inpatient, outpatient, and in the community for the last seven years. I have experience with: Women’s Issues, Suicidal Ideation, Self-Harming, Creating better coping skills, Codependency, Career Counseling, Anger Management, and Addiction. I believe each person has their own pace, and am willing to find therapies and strategies that work for you...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Anger management, ADHD, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Staci Davis (RLCSW) - 25 Years Experience

I am a licensed clinical social worker with over 25 years experience. I have an active private practice and work with a variety of mental health concerns. I have extensive experience working with teenagers and families. I can offer a flexible schedule and am eager to help clients manage stress in their lives. I have experience with parenting issues, relationship issues and couples counseling. I can offer stress management strategies and am available through multiple modalities.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression, Family conflicts, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Nyakya Brown (MA, LMHC, CASAC) - 4 Years Experience

Good day to you!! Thank you for taking a moment to view my online profile. I commend you for taking the first step in improving your overall quality of life by searching for a health professional to assist you and/or a loved one. I am Licensed Mental Health Counseling (LMHC) and life coach. I have been counseling since I graduated from Nyack College in 2014 with a MA in Mental Health Counseling. However, I have an extensive history of working as a health professional dating back to 2009, where I entered into the field as a Therapeutic Counselor...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties.

Jillian Meher (MA, LPC, NCC) - 5 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with experience helping people with a wide range of concerns including anxiety, depression, self-harm, eating disorders, OCD, grief, relationship difficulties, low self-esteem, and challenging life transitions. Some of my experience has been focused on helping people who have an unhealthy relationship with food overcome unhealthy eating behaviors and feel at home in their bodies. My counseling style is non-judgmental, compassionate, and based on my belief that each person is unique and served best by an individualized approach in helping them to achieve their goals...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Eating disorders, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Daniel Sebbag (LCSW) - 13 Years Experience

Your happiness and personal growth are the core of our sessions. Together we will work to confidently apply techniques to set and achieve your personal goals and pursuits. Whether you feel stuck in current or past relationships, desire to live a life filled with integrity, or need guidance in making decisions, I apply a professional and personable approach to care. A New York native, I have more than 10 years of psychotherapy counseling experience and apply mindfulness, brief dynamic therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy to our sessions. I have a practical understandings with individuals faced with relationship dilemmas, parenting obstacles, or personal depression and utilize evidence based practice to improve your life...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADH.

Stephanie Pichardo (MS, LMHC) - 9 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York State with over 9 years of experience working as a psychotherapist and professional counselor. My previous experiences have provided me an opportunity working with clients with a wide range of concerns and symptoms including anxiety, increased levels of stress and concern, relationship, martial, and family conflict, parent-child conflict, depression, as well as post-partum depression, transition, and care. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I strive to assist individuals in achieving a sense of optimism about their well being and future through a solution focused and cognitive behavioral orientation...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression.

Andrew Michaels (LMHC) - 20 Years Experience

I have thirty years experience in the mental health field. I have extensive knowledge and experience working with people suffering from anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychosis, schizophrenia, OCD, trauma, PTSD, domestic violence, complicated grief and relationship issues. For 17 years I have worked in a day treatment program where I provided individual, group and family counseling targeting clients suffering with range of issues from ADHD, Oppositional Defiant Disorders, physical/sexual abuse and substance abuse. I am currently devoted to clients suffering from Schizophrenia, Schizo-Affective Disorders and Major Depression where I provide them with psychoeducation regarding medications, symptomatology, and connecting them to community services to optimize their functioning in the community...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder.

Olga Iof (LMHC, CAPP) - 9 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Olga. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of New York, with Master’s degrees in General and Clinical Psychology and Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology. I have experiences working with adults, children and teenagers, as well as families. As an immigrant myself, I also have an appreciation and understanding of unique challenges immigrants experience in a new country. In my practice, I blend several therapeutic approaches, including insight oriented and positive psychology. Through this combination I help clients on their journey of self-discovery and personal growth...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Kathryn Clavin Vunkannon (LCSW, CASAC) - 7 Years Experience

Hello, I’m Kathryn. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC). I have over 7 years in the field of social work, with experience in the following areas: Abuse Addiction Adolescents Adults Alcohol and Drug Abuse Anger Management Bipolar Disorder Borderline Personality Codependency Coping Skills Depression & Anxiety Divorce/Separation/Breaking up Domestic/partner violence Eating Disorders Family and/or Relationship Conflict Goal Management Grief HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C Issues Related to Parenting LGBTQ Life Coaching Narcissistic Personality Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD) Peer Relationships School issues Self Esteem Sex Therapy Spirituality Stress Management Suicidal Ideation Trauma and PTSD Mission Statement: Conquering Challenges, through motivation, support, healthy coping and goal management...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Taylor Ham (LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist working in private practice in New York. I am dedicated to helping my clients move toward their best selves, live the lives they want, and enjoy more satisfying relationships with others. I have experience working with individuals as well as couples and families to address a range of behavioral and relational issues, with specialized training in anxiety, panic, depression, maternal/paternal mental health and parenting. I particularly enjoy helping parents of young children build more peaceful, connected relationships with their children and with each other...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression.

Jane Meyers (LCSW-R) - 16 Years Experience

Mankind is made of strong stuff; we are resilient and adaptive by nature. Sometimes we forget this, and allow self-doubt to bog us down. I have trained in many tools of the trade over the years, but the most effective strategy I have found in helping others is to help them to find the answers they seek within themselves. Using this approach, with tools from Dialectical, Cognitive, Behavioral, Psychoanalytic, Life-Stage, Systems, Holistic, Biofeedback, and other schools of thought, there is nothing that you cannot overcome. from temporary life challenges to severe mental illness...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder.

Alexandra Murphy (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

Hi, I'm Alexandra, a licensed mental health counselor in New York. I have experience working with adults of all ages in individual and group settings. Additionally, I have a great deal of experience assessing and intervening in acute crisis situations. For several years, I have worked with individuals in managing symptoms related to mental health diagnoses of depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. My experiences also includes working with populations that have dealt with addiction issues, as well as with individuals dealing with problems related to sexual functioning, sexual identity and/or gender dysphoria...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Paula Lamanna (LCSW, CASAC) - 6 Years Experience

If you're suffering from anxiety, depression, substance use, low self-esteem, stress, or just feel stuck in a rut, I can help! I also specialize in relationship issues, including romantic relationships, familial relationships, and work relationships. Together, we will identify and confront self-destructive thoughts and problematic behavioral patterns to create positive change in your life. Our work together could incorporate Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), psychodynamic and Mindfulness in order to remove the roadblocks preventing you from attaining the success and peace of mind you desire...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

GinaMarie Kelly (LCSW) - 12 Years Experience

Hello my name is Gina. I have been working as a therapist for over 12 years. My experience is extensive and have spent much of my career working with those experiencing symptoms related to depression, anxiety, OCD, postpartum depression, interpersonal and family conflict, stress and anger management, grief and loss, bipolar disorder and issues related to psychosis. I have worked in both faith based and non faith based environments depending on my client’s preference. I am licensed as an LCSW and obtained my degrees from New York University (NYU) and my bachelors degree at Eastern University (EU)...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipola.

Rachael Hyatt (LCSW) - 4 Years Experience

I am a licensed clinical social worker living and practicing in New York City for over 4 years. I have helped clients with a broad range of concerns including anxiety, stress, relationship issues, depression, grief, loss and living with chronic illness. I completed a masters degree in Social Work at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. After my studies, I started my career working as a hospital social worker in various areas of care including the emergency department, intensive care unit, oncology and transplant services. I have had the opportunity to live and work in various regions of the United States, including the Mountain West, West Coast and East Coast...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression.

L. Nora Durand (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

Hi my name is Nora Durand, and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 5 years of experience in the state of Florida and New York. I am a Florida native who moved to New York a few years ago. I have a Master in Mental Health Counseling and a certificate in Child and Adolescent Studies. I have worked in child welfare as an advocate and counselor to youth in foster care from there I became a crisis counselor for Hurricane Sandy Victims, to then run a crisis respite center for individuals with what we call “severe mental illness” where we provided a peer environment in which individual’s experiencing psychosis but did not rise to the level of hospitalization could have a place to stay away from their triggering environment, and currently I work with victims of crimes...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes.

Glen Briggs (MSW, LCSW-R) - 32 Years Experience

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself” -Jalaluddin Rumi I admire your decision to pursue change and the courage to ask for help with the journey. Thank you for sharing some of your personal information and therefore let me take this opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Glen Briggs and I am a New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I graduated from Syracuse University with a Master of Social Work degree and have over 30 years of experience practicing community behavioral health in Buffalo...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Mike Pfisterer (LCSW) - 3 Years Experience

I look to help you identify your strengths and utilize them so that you can achieve your desired outcomes. My approach is to utilize multidimensional psychodynamic tools based upon your life course and inherent difficulties. In conjunction with the client, goals will be developed and guidance will be provided in order to achieve the optimal short term gains and long term growth. I primarily utilize cognitive behavioral therapy, social learning theory and task based theory to help achieve change. These tools can be particularly helpful for those coping with negative thought patterns, depression, anxiety, developmental differences, executive functioning difficulties and challenges associated with trauma and transitions...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Michaia Walker (LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

"Be easy. take your time. you are coming home to yourself." -Nayyirah Waheed I find this quote matches my approach as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in NYC. I like to bring a culturally/identity affirmative and trauma informed lens to my work with clients. As a socially conscious person of color, I take deliberate care to recognize and respect the identities of all of my clients. By slowing down, it allows us to find and care for the parts of ourselves that are often hidden, ignored and might be hurting the most. I see therapy as a collaborative process between myself and the client...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue.

Shakira O'Garro (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

Perhaps you're just feeling down or nervous - maybe you're unsure about the future of a relationship, or have recently been diagnosed with a serious illness. Or maybe you just feel that you aren't living the life you were meant to live. Whatever your needs may be, I am here to offer support. Therapy is a process of growth and self-discovery. In my therapy sessions I promote healing by maintaining a person centered focus by encouraging a positive outlook, the adoption of new attitudes, and fostering hope and healing. Whether you’re going through anxiety and depression, a serious illness, or trying to embark on a weight loss journey - I have the empathy, understanding, personal and professional experience to help you cope and move forward...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Career difficulties.

Jacqueline Jones (R-LCSW) - 24 Years Experience

Hi! My name is Jackie and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New York. I have over 20 years of experience, working as a social worker/therapist. I have worked in many different environments including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, hospital emergency room, schools and private practice. I have experience working with clients of all ages who present with a wide range of concerns including depression, mood disorders, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, PTSD, and ADHD. I have extensive experience working with adults, couples, children/teens and families...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Relationship issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Cortney Bota (LMHC) - 7 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Cortney. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. I have been working as a mental health therapist for 6 years. Most of my experience has been working in community clinics, working with adult clients. My experience includes working with clients with a wide range of mental health disorders (mild life stressors, change, relationship issues, anxiety, depression, bipolar, psychosis, trauma, anger management, co-occurring disorders). My education includes a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling, and 1,000 clinical hours as a mental health intern in various placements...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Jennifer Geib (LCSW-R) - 8 Years Experience

“The knowledge that you have emerged wiser and stronger from setbacks means that you are, ever after, secure in your ability to survive. You will never truly know yourself, or the strength of your relationships, until both have been tested by adversity. Such knowledge is a true gift.”― J.K. Rowling Hi! My name is Jennie and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New York State. I have been practicing therapy in a clinic setting for 8 years. I have done work with children to adult clients, but I love to work with adolescents to adults...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Nichole Cavallaro (MS, LMHC) - 10 Years Experience

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read a little about my experience! I M P O R T A N T : *****Please leave ACCURATE feedback if things did not work out with us. Be honest - this will help you in your self-development while seeking therapy. If I am not immediately available, which has happened with me and other therapists, please leave accurate feedback as to why. Please try to refrain from "Counselor was not responsive." I will always communicate to you the reasons. Please consider the weight of your feedback and comments.***** The way scheduling works with me: -We write/message a little so I can read about your experience and what has brought you to counseling...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Anna Richards (LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

Hi! I am passionate about empowering individuals, couples and families find their own strength and confidence to navigate challenges in their lives. I believe every person is special and important as an individual, and I will strive to work with you to develop plans and goals that fit your unique needs and style! I am originally from Texas, but I've lived in New York for almost a decade! So, I am familiar with all walks of life from rural areas to city populations and just love people and helping which is why I got into this business! I look forward to meeting you and getting to know you better!

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression.

Beth Ellen Hancock (MA, LMHC, NCC) - 13 Years Experience

Hello! I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (0137511) in the State of New Mexico and a National Certified Counselor (759654) certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors. I specialize in the field of eating disorders with additional interest in treating depressive disorders and anxiety-related illnesses. In 2006, I began working as a school counselor. In 2009, I moved into the field of eating disorders and mental health in private practice. All in all, I have more than 12 years experience, with many ages, many people, many diagnoses...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Demire Coffin-Williams (LMHC) - 4 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in the state of New York. I operate from several treatment including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Solution Focused Therapy and Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT). I Received my Masters Degree in Clinical Counseling and chose to obtain an additional specialty in Sexual Orientation. I am able to work with individuals and couples/relationships both straight and LGBTQ as well as monogamous and polyamorous for a wide range of emotional and behavioral concerns...

Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Victoria Hammer (LMHC) - 8 Years Experience

I am a licensed mental health counselor in New York with over 8 years of experience working as a therapist and care manager. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, life changes and career challenges. I also helped many young adults with navigating the specific challenges faced when graduating from college, finding a job and navigating the next phase of their lives. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating every one with respect, sensitivity, and compassion...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Eva Billik (LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

Welcome! My name is Eva Billik and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of New York. I’m excited that you’re here. My goal is to provide the highest quality of services to my clients in a way that is genuine, transparent, evidence based, and client-centered. My counseling style is warm, supportive and non-judgmental as I believe feeling comfortable and establishing a connection with one’s therapist is the primary asset to making therapy effective. It can be difficult to make the first step towards creating change in your life...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Laurie Vero (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

I believe the foundation to wellness involves assisting one to learn, identify, and understand their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors while providing skills to respond to and manage ones thoughts, emotions and behaviors effectively resulting in improved mental fitness, mind and body. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. My expertise includes substance abuse, co-occurring disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, grief and loss, and trauma as well as guiding people to decrease stress and living a more gratifying way of life. In my practice, I utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Person Centered Therapy...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder.

Marcelle Craig (LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

Need someone to talk to? I'm here! I am a California Marriage and Family Therapist licensed with over 10 years experience providing clinical services. I've had the pleasure of helping people with depression, anxiety, relationship struggles, grief, work stress, substance use, and so much more. Not only do I have experience with adults but I have also worked with kids, teens, couples (monogamous and polyamorous), and families. My approach will sometimes pull from different approaches but I tend to use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Structural Family Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing as my foundation...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue.

Jessica Scott (MA, LMHC) - 7 Years Experience

Congratulations on taking the first step in what can seem like a daunting process. Finding a therapist can seem overwhelming and it’s important that you connect with someone you can trust, someone you don’t feel judged by and someone who will be equally invested in your growth. I understand the stressors, barriers and mental/emotional blocks that can make it a challenge for us to unlock our potential and live our best lives, but I also believe that we all have a unique set of strengths, skills and abilities to help us overcome them. My goal is not to give you the answers, but rather to provide insight and unlock information that will help us discover the answers together and to leave you with techniques and resources that will allow you to conquer future obstacles with confidence...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Depression.

Joanne Watson (LCSW) - 15 Years Experience

I am LCSW with over 15 year of experience working with clients experiencing negative self esteem, depression, anxiety, relationship and family conflict , day -to-day stress, and stress due to medical conditions. I have enjoyed working with and supporting individuals through difficulties they may be experiencing. My approach comes from a place of empathy and genuine concern for others. I incorporate cognitive behavioral therapy,psychodynamic, humanistic and compassionate mind training techniques taking into consideration clients are all unique...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Career difficulties, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Kara Gubner (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

Hi Everyone! My name is Kara Gubner. I am a licensed mental health counselor in New York with over 5 years of experience in the counseling field. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, psychotic disorders, personality disorders, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD and ADHD. I also have experience working with people with developmental disabilities and/or autism and managing behavioral concerns/providing support and counseling to those individuals and their care-takers...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with li.

Lauren Guilbeault (LMHC) - 6 Years Experience

My name is Lauren Guilbeault. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. I graduated with my Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Education in 2010 from the University at Albany. I completed my Master’s program in Mental Health Counseling in 2012 from the University at Albany. I started my career in mental health working with clients with a dual diagnosis of mental health and substance abuse in an inpatient facility called Syracuse Behavioral Healthcare. After about a year, I moved to the outpatient unit of the agency. I ran groups focused on anger management, self-esteem/confidence, as well as groups focused on co-occurring diagnoses of mental health and substance abuse...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Amanda Andrews (MS, LMHC, CRC) - 6 Years Experience

Hello. I am a certified rehabilitation counselor and a licensed mental health counselor. I have been in the field for six years. I have worked in various settings including: out-patient, in-patient chemical dependency and in-patient mental health, day treatment programs and the emergency department. I have worked with a wide variety of individuals struggling with trauma, chemical dependency, mood and anxiety disorders, autism, ADHD, schizophrenia, relationship and family issues, gender identity, career and education, and others. My counseling style is warm and empathetic...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Thelma Costello (MS, LMHC, SAP) - 35 Years Experience

Thelma Costello is a Licensed Mental Health Specialist specializing in depression, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma, and addiction. I maintain an office in the greater Albany, New York area. I have been in the field for more than 35 years. I am a graduate of Capella University with a degree in Psychology and Addiction issues, and have studied advanced human behavior at Capella University in a doctoral program along with doctoral courses in Addiction at North Central University. I specialize in Cognitive behavioral health techniques. I have a Masters Degree in Addictions Counseling (MAC) and Certified as a Substance Abuse Professional for Department of Transportation...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Alex Boianghu (LPC, EMDR) - 28 Years Experience

Being a psychotherapist for over 25 years, I have had the honor and privilege of working with individuals, couples, and families providing holistic support for all of life’s challenges. I deeply love what I do and I bring all of my education, experience, and most of all compassion and understanding to help you understand yourself. From my perspective, the goal of therapy is to let go of outdated ways of living that make you feel stuck and and in survival mode, and to to live with freedom, joy, and most of all to thrive. My approach is holistic, in that everything that is happening in your life is seen as a doorway towards understanding yourself and ultimately healing what needs to be healed and to awaken the inner resources and capacities to life with exhuberance...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Steven Sanfilippo (LMHC) - 6 Years Experience

Something's wrong and you may or may not know why. Either way, you've come here and you're reading this because you need to make a change. Whether you are experiencing depression, anxiety, issues with self-doubt/self-confidence, existential difficulties, difficulties with relationships, or maybe life is great but you'd like it to be better by getting to deeper life issues, I am at your service. I'm looking forward to meeting you and getting to know you better. Let's walk your path together and create the life you want. I have an eclectic style, utilizing CBT/DBT, motivational interviewing, psychoanalysis, and mindfulness-based treatment modalities...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Susan Candiloro (LCSW) - 18 Years Experience

Hi, I'm Susan, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of New York and I am so glad that you are considering reaching out to me! I hope that you will find me to be a good match for you and that we can start getting to know each other. I am confident that I can help you start feeling better and living life more fully! A little about me...I received my Master's Degree in Social Work in 2000. Since then, I have worked in a variety of settings including outpatient mental health, foster care prevention, home based palliative care, bereavement services, and both inpatient and home-based hospice...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Rachel Vaughn (LCSW) - 10 Years Experience

I provide individual therapy for adults and children, as well as family and couples counseling. I am currently licensed in New York and North Carolina with over 10 years of experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, adjustment, PTSD, trauma, ADHD, relationship issues, family system issues, parenting problems and career challenges. I am also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. My counseling style is approachable and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I do not believe in stigmatizing labels...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Ellen DeFilipps (MS, LMFT) - 16 Years Experience

Hello. My name is Ellen DeFilipps and I have been a licensed therapist for 15 years. I have a Masters degree in marriage and family therapy, and a Bachelors degree in film studies. During the course of my career as a therapist, I have been fortunate enough to work with a variety of people, some with greater challenges than others, but all of whom were equally important in terms of providing appropriate treatment so as to be able to meet their treatment goals. Although I use an eclectic treatment approach, I always begin with a client-centered approach, in which the client takes an active role in their treatment...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Parenting issues, Family conflicts, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Depression.

Stephaney Blackwood (LCSW) - 3 Years Experience

Therapy can be intimidating and finding the "right" therapist can be a difficult process. I believe that seeking psychotherapy is a step towards implementing change and wellness in one's life. I truly care about my patients and I work collaboratively with them to improve the quality of their lives, self-awareness and forming connections. I pride myself in being accommodating, compassionate, engaging, strength based and culturally competent practioner. I have experience working with many people of different cultural and religious backgrounds. I have also worked with a multitude of different diagnoses...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder.

Jodi Weisberger (LCSW) - 21 Years Experience

Take a deep breath. You've come to the right place, you're not alone and I'm going to help you. Are you feeling overwhelmed, anxious, angry and/or depressed? Life can be challenging and often we find ourselves overwhelmed by what has come our way. Have you ever heard the quote "we cannot control the wind but we can adjust our sails", written by various authors. A therapeutic relationship is based on trust, communication and collaboration. You are unique and there's no "one size fits all" approach to therapy. I am compassionate, dedicated and honest...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Karen Murray (LMHC) - 6 Years Experience

Welcome!! I am a licensed mental health counselor in the state of New York. My approach with clients is engaging and interactive, and I am invested in the collaborative process, which I believe is inherent to the therapeutic relationship. I aim to provide a safe, non-judgmental environment finding balance between active listening, empathy, support, and behavioral interventions. I will help you identify and better understand choices, ways of thinking about situations, and behavioral patterns that may be getting in the way of living your life to the fullest...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Melissa Loson (LCSW) - 15 Years Experience

Welcome and thank you for visiting my profile! I have been practicing psychotherapy for 15 years and believe that everyone can benefit from having a space to process their experiences. Over the years clients have told me they enjoy working with someone with a holistic approach who values the mind, body, and spirit, looking at all of the dynamics that make up a persons life experience. I use an integrative approach, combining both traditional and modern styles of therapy. I understand that you know yourself best and will always offer you direct feedback, support, and respect throughout your treatment...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Nicolas Gurley (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

Hello. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of New York. I completed my degree in 2014. My full license was obtained in 2016. I have been counseling professionally for only a few years, but I feel I have been helping others overcome difficulties in their lives for a lot longer. I am a naturally empathetic listener. One of my best attributes as a counselor is the ability to understand the problem from your perspective. When I listen to my clients, I use everything I know about them to put myself in theirs shoes in order to truly understand how the issue is affecting them...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Mary Hallquist (LMHC) - 11 Years Experience

Hello. My name is Mary Hallquist and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in NY state. I have been providing counseling to parents, couples, families and children for over 11 years. I have helped people with depression, bipolar. LGBTQ issues, trauma, parenting support, and couples counseling, among other issues. I believe in client-centered therapy and will work with you to develop and achieve your goals. I know life can be overwhelming at times and will support you in making healthy changes so you can live your life to the fullest. My counseling style is warm and interactive...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Victor Franco (M.S, M.A, LMHC) - 18 Years Experience

I’m a fully bilingual - Spanish / English - clinician with extensive experience working in the mental health field. I have completed graduate studies in cognitive psychology and neuroscience and a second Master’s degree in Psychoanalysis. I’m currently finishing my doctoral program in Counseling. I work with national and international organizations in the field of mental health. Broad experience working with LGBTQ population and trauma survivors. Currently, I have my private practice and work for a large organization in NY. I am actively engaged in working with trauma survivors...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Nancy Cerullo (LCSW-R) - 23 Years Experience

Reaching out for help can be scary. I aim to make that process a smooth one with support and encouragement. I am a Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience as a therapist. My clients come to me with a wide range of concerns, such as depression, anxiety, relationship issues, illness in themselves or a loved one, and much more. What I see time and time again that they have in common is a feeling of powerlessness. Whether it be over their symptoms, their family members, relationships and even themselves. I help them to understand themselves and their circumstances more fully...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Anthony Fulco (LCSW) - 8 Years Experience

Please Note, My Hours on Better-Help are as follows: Monday through Friday, 2pm-8pm Eastern Standard Time. Within those hours, I will respond periodically throughout the day. Trust, safety and compassion are the three most important elements of building a therapeutic relationship with one another. As a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist and Behavioral Heath Clinician, you can have the utmost confidence that our sessions together will be confidential, rewarding and valuable. Healing from trauma and adversity is always about exploring ourselves on the inside...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Family conflicts, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Erica James (LMFT) - 3 Years Experience

Welcome! Deciding to make changes to your life can be scary, but also rewarding. I applaud you for taking this first step. My name is Erica James and I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I specialize in working with relationships, family conflict, and parent-child relational issues. I focus on changing negative patterns that have developed and left you feeling stuck within those relationships and interactions. Often times, we do not realize that we are in these cycles and developed these patterns. That's where having an informed objective perspective could really help to broaden the scope of what is keeping you feeling that way...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression.

Kristin Gotebiowski (LMFT) - 5 Years Experience

Hello! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of New York. My work with individuals is built on a foundation of patience, openness, and non-judgment. I enjoy helping others accept and see the value in themselves so they feel empowered to make the changes in their lives that will bring greater joy, peace, and positivity. All of us have strengths within, and resources around us, that can make our lives better. I help you tap into these strengths and resources based on your personal goals. I have over a decade of experience working with individuals and families, with five of those years as a therapist...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, ADHD.

Adam Turkel (LCSW-R) - 21 Years Experience

I have been specializing in working with diverse populations for 20 years at a large community hospital. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I feel that I have the knowledge and experience that can benefit a broad range of clients. I have worked with people with Bipolar Disorder, Depression, and Schizophrenia. I help people with challenges that they face in their relationships. I have also worked in chemical dependency. Using a person centered approach, I have helped many people work through their issues and make positive changes in their lives, so that they can achieve their individual treatment goals...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching.

Diane Martori (LCSW) - 8 Years Experience

Hi, I'm Diane and I'm a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in the state of New York. I graduated from Fordham University with a Masters in Social Work and I have been providing counseling and therapeutic services for the past 8 years. I have experience in both residential and outpatient settings with a wide array of clients and presenting problems, including anxiety, stress, trauma, depression, and adjusting to life changes. I am a firm believer in the mind-body connection and the profound healing that comes from integrating mind and body. I am also a certified yoga instructor and I have been teaching yoga for the past 4 years...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatig.

Vicki Wolfe (LMHC, CASAC) - 13 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor in New York State. I mostly have experience in working with adults. I also have experience working with couples and families. Some clinical issues I have the most experience in include substance abuse, depression, anxiety, and stress management. My main focus in my treatment approach centers around the establishment of a therapeutic relationship with the person I'm working with. I feel that having a good connection helps facilitate effective counseling and provides the best outcomes from the therapy process...

Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Compassion fatigue.

Alicia Murray (MS, LMHC, NCC) - 5 Years Experience

Currently accepting messaging clients only! I like to give my full attention to each and every one of my clients and my live sessions are currently full. Welcome! I am glad you are here! I am a licensed mental health counselor in New York with over 5 years of experience working as a chemical dependency therapist, a case manager for veterans with severe mental illness, and a therapist in private practice. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including trauma, addiction, life transitions, depression, anxiety, coping with severe mental illness, family dynamics, and couples counseling...

Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue.

Amanda DiGenova (LMHC) - 10 Years Experience

Amanda is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who has experience with clients with various challenges. She has experience with individual, couples and family therapy. Amanda works with individuals experiencing grief and loss, anxiety and depression, anger management as well as family issues related to drugs and alcohol, sexual orientation, and family structure. She has extensive knowledge on children and adolescents 8-16 years of age and their families who have been impacted by sexual behaviors and encounters with the legal system. Amanda deeply believes individuals are resilient, capable of change and desire peace in their mind and body...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion .

Aryeh Minkin (LMFT) - 5 Years Experience

Are you feeling down? Are there relationship issues in your life? Perhaps there's problems with your child, spouse, partner, family member or friend. I will work with you to meet your specific needs. My name is Aryeh (pronounced AR-yay.) I am a Marriage and Family Therapist licensed in New York. I help people understand and cope with a variety of mild, moderate or severe life circumstances and/or emotional, behavioral or cognitive concerns. I specialize in trauma and have extensive training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, C.

Jeannie Burdick-Cummings (MA, LMHC, CCPT) - 34 Years Experience

I am a licensed mental health counselor and certified clinical trauma professional in NY and have been in the field for 34 years. I have extensive experience working with diverse populations; all walks of life, ages and abilities. The majority of my experience has been with a college population providing individual counseling and crisis intervention for those struggling with depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, other mood disorders, personality disorders, trauma, grief, PTSD, relationship issues and various adjustment disorders. My counseling style is very positive,interactive, authentic and holistic...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Holly Jones (MS, LPC) - 7 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Holly, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor dedicated to providing high quality counseling services. By combining mindful, holistic and evidence-based practice, I believe that we can work together to identify obstacles that prevent you from understanding your unique struggles and rediscovering your true self. Using an empathetic and person-centered counseling style, I will help you to develop a deeper relationship with yourself, and will encourage opportunities for self-exploration that may be necessary to live a balanced and peaceful life...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Diana Diaz (LCSW) - 11 Years Experience

I am a licensed clinical social worker with over 10 years experience in counseling. I have worked with chronically ill clients focusing on their motivation for self-care. These clients had a myriad of physical and mental health disorders including substance abuse. I also work with adults who are having a difficult time navigating major life events. I like to believe that some individuals need a little help in becoming motivated to change. I enjoy listening to my clients navigate through their stories and with my assistance figure out a healthy solution...

Specialties: Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions.

Chelsea Bolles (LMHC) - 9 Years Experience

I have been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in NY since 2013. I provide a safe and supportive environment for each client to work towards reaching their treatment goals. I have worked in residential, outpatient, home-based, and private practice settings. My areas of specialty include anxiety disorders, mood disorders, addiction issues, LGBTQIA+, self esteem, and relationship issues. My counseling approach is based on the principles of CBT, but also draws from other theoretical methods to meet the client where they are at in the healing process...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Robbie Martin (LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

Hi! I am a licensed clinical social worker licensed in New York with experience working in outpatient clinics and not for profit programs providing counseling services to children, adolescents and adults . I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, relationship issues, parenting problems and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is open, reflective, warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, ADHD, Addictions, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, .

Twila Quaid (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Twila Quaid. You will not have to go through this journey alone, you will be met with compassion and understanding to find peace. I will honor your own pace & process, and help you transform and infuse your life to give it new meaning. It’s ok if right now you feel anxious, scared, lost, depressed, or alone, you have come to the right place. I am a licensed mental health counselor in the state of New York. I am glad you are here and am looking forward to working with you. I have been practicing CBT with people for over 5 years...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Prescilla John (LCSW) - 7 Years Experience

A great Chinese philosopher by the name of Confucius once said "Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life." This quote is the epitome of my dedication to the field of mental health care. I am a clinically focused social worker, who is most passionate about working with individuals who have been exposed to some form of trauma and are dealing with mental health vulnerabilities such as traumatic stress conditions, anxiety, and depression to name a few. I also help those who are facing life stressors related to family, relationship or parenting conflict, or work, career and school related stress...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Meagan Catricala (LCSW, LICSW) - 6 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in both New York and Massachusetts. I earned my master's degree in social work with a focus on mental health and I also hold my bachelor's degree in social work as well. I have always had a passion for helping others and from an early age I knew I wanted to strive to help others overcome challenges, so they can live a more productive life. I have been practicing counseling over the past several years and I have significant experience working with people who are facing a wide spectrum of issues including anxiety, depression, substance use, bipolar disorder, relationship problems, and stress management...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Patricia Wosleger (LCSW) - 8 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Patricia Wosleger. I’m a licensed clinical social worker with nine years experience of providing psychotherapy in New York. I graduated with my Bachelors in psychology from Georgetown University, and my Masters in Social Work from New York University. I have a wide range of experience working with people with concerns about depression, anxiety, and coping with life changes. I am especially passionate about working with women, particularly around the subjects of self esteem, stress management, perinatal mental health, mothering concerns, and personal empowerment...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Amelia Peck (LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

My name is Amelia Peck, I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist based in Western New York. I love being in a profession that helps people get through tough situations with extra support. I have practiced for nearly 10 years helping people work through anxiety, relationship issues, and many other areas that can make us feel stuck in our journey. Therapy is a wonderful, and confidential, way to explore why you are where you are and how to get where you really want to go. As a therapist, I love to connect with you through empathy and listen to what you hope to accomplish from your time here...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Richard Strand (LCSW, MAC) - 20 Years Experience

I have dedicated twenty years of my professional life to the pursuit of a thorough and complete knowledge of human behavior. My intention is to understand people who want to change, experience satisfaction, serenity and the achievement of personal growth. As a Clinical Social Worker I try to cover every possible scenario one could imagine. Looking at multiple dimensions of you as a person, your environment and timeline, as well as how affected you have been during your experience of the different life stages. Supporting the process to find or reach your own personal goals...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Grief, Coping with life changes.

Alex Da Silva (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

I believe each person’s individual experiences are vital to the therapy journey. With that in mind, I invite you to utilize your own experiences and natural creativity as the primary tools to find positive and quick, but long-lasting solutions to problems. I embrace cultural diversity and truly respect people’s differences. People of all genders, sexualities, religion affiliations, and cultural backgrounds will find a friendly and warm atmosphere when meeting with me at Better Help. As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, I am partial to the holistic and integrative approaches to psychotherapy...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Nicole Passino (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

I know life can be overwhelming. My goal is to work with individuals who want to achieve change in their lives and do not know where to start. It takes a lot of courage to seek out help and I would be honored to allow you a safe place to explore the issues that are currently bothering you. I received my B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders and my M.S.Ed. in Community Mental Health Counseling both from the College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY. Having a background in both communication disorders as well as mental health allows me to work with clients who may not understand how their communication patterns with themselves and others may be impacting their overall mental health...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes.

Brittany Marquez (LCSW) - 6 Years Experience

Welcome to Better Help! You've taken a huge step, and I'm sure you're wondering how this works and whether it's the right fit for you. I know I felt the same way when I first came to Better Help too. My name is Brittany Marquez and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of New York. I earned my Master of Social Work degree, specializing in clinical and global social work, from New York University in 2015. Since then, I've worked in many different settings (hospitals, mental health clinics, social service agencies and abroad) with individuals and families who have a variety of personal issues such as depression/anxiety, stress, family problems, relationships/parenting, trauma/abuse and addictions of all kinds...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Dr. Nichole Schermerhorn (LMHC) - 20 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York State. I hold a Doctorate degree in Psycholoy and a Master's degree in Human Services Counseling. I have been in practice for over 20 years and I really enjoy helping people. My counseling style is warm, positive, conversational and collaborative. I have worked in a variety of settings providing psychotherapy for those struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma and PTSD, stress management, career struggles, LGBTQ struggles, military lifestyles, managing medical problems, adjustment and behavioral dysregulation, ADHD, parenting/caregiver-coaching, addiction, grief and eating disorders...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Dr. Mary MacLeod (PHD, LCSWR) - 19 Years Experience

You have chosen now to be on a positive path to growth and well-being. As a solution-focused therapist, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential. I believe that the therapeutic relationship is the corner-stone of any helping modality. Establishing trust in the one you share details of your life with is paramount. I offer a non- threatening but directive approach to treatment. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By applying complementary approaches and techniques, we will unearth behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, .

Eli Shlomovich (LCSW-R) - 14 Years Experience

Hi there! I am a Licensed Clinical Social worker, and have been a psychotherapist for 15 years. I have helped individuals from diverse backgrounds, who have struggled with various circumstances and issues which have affected the quality of their lives. I believe that therapy offers a unique and special relationship that is built on trust, understanding, honesty and compassion. My approach is collaborative and hands-on, but allowing you to set the pace that is comfortable for you, and determine the path of your work. I will be alongside providing encouragement, guidance, and practical approaches to help you challenge and deal with what may be impacting your life presently...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Andrea Plasko (LCSW) - 7 Years Experience

Therapy can often be a daunting and scary process for individuals. "What if my therapist doesn't understand me? Does this mean I have a problem? What if it doesn't help?" I aim to provide a nurturing, nonjudgmental, compassionate, and supportive environment to support you with all the difficulties life may throw in your path. I like to use a multi-faceted approach tailored to the unique needs of YOU and to best help you with whatever you are struggling with. I believe that change happens when one is given the guidance to draw on your own strengths and realize your potential to live a fulfilling, happy life...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Karlee Roberts (LCSW) - 3 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Karlee Roberts and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Illinois. I received my Master of Social Work from Syracuse University with a specialization in Clinical Practice with Medically Underserved Communities. In addition, trained for a year in the Marriage and Family Therapy program and was a student therapist on the Transgender Treatment Team. I have several years experience in outpatient mental health working with youth and adults with various diagnosis including: Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorder, Personality Disorders, ADHD, Autism, and Gender Dysphoria...

Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar diso.

Megan Marrero (MA, LMHC) - 4 Years Experience

Do you feel overwhelmed and out of control? Are you second-guessing every decision you make? Have you tried reaching out to friends and family who just don't understand what you're going through? If this sounds like you, then I'd like to say "congratulations", you've come to the right place. My name is Megan, and I'm a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the great state of New York. I obtained my master's degree from Baruch College in 2015. I have 4 years of counseling experience primarily in outpatient substance abuse and managed care settings working with clients not only struggling with addiction but depression, anxiety, relationship issues, mood disorders and trauma...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Sarah Fannon (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

The greatest challenges we face in life can sometimes be difficult to manage. My goal is to help individuals, families, and couples embrace life’s transitions/changes, overcome obstacles, and develop new ways to cope. I view therapy as a safe space to explore negative feelings that creep in over time and the opportunity to speak your mind without prejudice or judgement. This allows the room for guidance, personal growth, the space to heal, and the ability to improve emotional well-being. I work through a person-centered and healing perspective...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coaching.

Patricia Sage-McLean (LCSW-R) - 16 Years Experience

I am an LCSW with my "R" number, licensed in the State of New York. I have over 16 years of experience working in both outpatient and psychiatric inpatient settings. I have extensive experience providing individual and group psychotherapy, with a focus on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. My two areas of expertise are, working with individuals with a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder and Substance Abuse Disorder. I am also comfortable treating those that struggle with depression; anxiety, bipolar disorder; nicotine dependence, and chronic pain...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, ADHD.

Saleha Chowdhury (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

Hello there! Welcome to my page. My name is Saleha and I am a licensed Mental Health Counselor. I have five years of counseling experience in trauma and abuse, substance abuse, depression, and stress and anxiety. I have primarily worked in non-profit organizations, including homeless shelters, domestic violence shelters, and substance abuse outpatient centers. As for my counseling background, I believe in non-diagnostic, holistic therapy. This means that my role as a therapist is to listen, understand, and empathize with what my patient is telling me, instead of making decisions about how to help my patient based on a category or categories of suffering (i...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes.

Blaire Fuchs (LCSW) - 14 Years Experience

Welcome to Better Help! You've taken a the first and often most difficult step toward getting the help and support you are seeking. It can often be a bit scary and intimidating to reach out and make yourself vulnerable to a new person, but I assure you that I will do my absolute best to help you feel comfortable and to support the development of a trusting therapeutic relationship. My name is Blaire Fuchs and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in both New York and New Jersey. I earned my Masters in Social Work from Adelphi University in 2009 and have a Bachelors Degree in Psychology from Queens College as all of my secondary education is in the field of mental health...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, LGBT, Grief, Eating disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes.

Margaret Gibb (LMHC) - 10 Years Experience

Hello! I am happy that you are here. Counseling is a great first step to help making life changes. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York State. I have over 10 years of experience working with individuals of all ages. I have provided therapy for a wide range of issues including treating Depression, Anxiety, family and parenting difficulties, stress management and addressing life changes. I have extensive experience in the treatment of trauma including all forms of abuse. Sometimes people come to therapy and aren't quite sure what steps they would like to take to make changes...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Yolanda Vazquez (LCSW) - 9 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Yolanda. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker trained and experienced in several forms of evidence-based therapy. I have nine years of counseling experience in various treatment settings with adults impacted by depression, anxiety, bipolar, PTSD or trauma related symptoms, addiction, family dysfunction, relationship issues, and anger management difficulties. I have also worked with many clients seeking help to cope with general stress due to life circumstances. I have been effective in helping clients to reduce their symptoms, achieve higher levels of functioning, improved coping, better self-esteem, self-confidence, and improved interpersonal relationships...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes.

John Asuncion (LMHC) - 11 Years Experience

I enjoy working collaboratively and creatively with my clients. I am enthusiastic about the power of the therapeutic process and its ability to transform the human condition. Utilizing a holistic and eclectic approach, I primarily employ Client-Centered Therapy in counseling sessions and incorporate evidence-based practices such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy along the way. My 11 years of experience in clinical counseling has been influenced by a multicultural and social justice perspective and has involved helping children, adolescents, and adults in both inpatient and outpatient settings to successfully address histories of trauma, depression and anxiety, concerns centered on identity and self-esteem, substance use and chemical dependence, crisis management, and interpersonal conflict among others...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Lynne Rutstein (LCSW, CASAC) - 24 Years Experience

My name is Lynne Rutstein and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker as well as a Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse counselor. I have a BA from Syracuse University , a Masters Degree in Social Work from NYU , completed my addiction training at The New School for Social Research , did my fellowship at NYU Medical School for psychoanalysis and attended CCDBT in NYC for DBT therapy. I have been a clinician for twenty four years and have experience in therapy, research and managed care. I have provided individual therapy for psychiatry and addiction for fourteen years and worked in the quality assurance of clinical care of hospitals , residential programs and outpatient behavioral health care providers from the corporate sector for ten years...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatig.

Pete Tolson (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

I am a licensed mental health counselor with a background in domestic violence, sexual assault, and sexual and relationship health. I have worked in a variety of settings including public school, college, and community action agencies. As a U.S. Navy veteran, I also enjoy working with active duty service members, veterans, and their families. I have completed the University of Michigan's Sexual Health Certificate Program with a concentration in sex therapy. This training included individual sexual health and functioning, relationship intimacy, sexual orientation, and gender identity and expression...

Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Stress, Anxiety, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Robert Schmidt (LMHC, CASAC) - 3 Years Experience

I am a Mental Health Counselor with many years of experience. Life is difficult and talking helps. I have worked with thousands of individuals and families across the Country and I know that happiness (or peace of mind) is a reasonable goal for everyone, no matter what the circumstance. I have cut my teeth in this field. I have worked with homeless people, and the heirs to multibillion-dollar fortunes as well. I have worked with all manner of disabled people, those with severe and persistent mental illness, and those who would colloquially be considered "worried-well...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Dr. Sarah Leclerc (PsyD) - 6 Years Experience

Hello there! I am from Haiti and have lived in various parts of the US-- NYC, Southern California for my doctorate, North Carolina for my pre-doc internship, and Upstate NY for my post doc internship. I chose to be a mental health professional because I value providing a safe space for individuals, in which they can be themselves, and explore the complex nature of who they are and who they are becoming. I tend to keep in mind individuals’ cultures, history, and the various obstacles they may be experiencing (e.g., racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, Islamophobia), and how all of these obstacles can impact mental health...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes.

Sue Kohl (LMHC) - 6 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in New York interested in connecting with others to help them through difficult times, emotions and feelings. I want you to feel welcome and comfortable. We will take the time to develop our connection, trust and therapeutic relationship. Through caring, supportive and nonjudgmental conversations, we will work together to address and relieve your concerns. My focus is to offer an environment where you feel open and safe to share and work on your concerns. I use a person-centered style with other therapies, including cognitive behavioral, solution-focused and holistic approaches that are individual to each specific client and concern...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes.

Peter Curkendall (LMHC) - 4 Years Experience

PETER B. CURKENDALL, M.A.,LMHC, CHT Hello! My name is Peter Curkendall. As a Board Certified licensed professional counselor and certified integrative life coach, my focus is on integrating mind/body modalities to help individuals, couples, and groups reach their full potential. My counseling style is inviting and interactive and is grounded in wellness, humor, and pragmatism with a client-focused, strength-based approach. I employ an empathetic, direct, and practical counseling style, using a wide range of evidenced based tools to make our time most meaningful and enhance your everyday life concerns...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, .

Gabrielle Lisnoff (LCSW) - 7 Years Experience

I'm Gabrielle, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New York State. Since I graduated from Rhode Island College's Master of Social Work program in 2010, a majority of my work experience has been gained in the practice areas of HIV/AIDS and mental health. In particular I have focused my work on oppressed communities, including LGBT folks, people of color, immigrants, and patients who are limited English speakers. Much of my experience has been in the outpatient mental health setting, where I have amassed years of practice treating trauma, mood disorders, and anxiety...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Cori Mosher (LMHC, NCC) - 4 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York State with several years experience working with adolescents and adults of various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds struggling with problems related to mental health and substance use. During my career, I have worked in a variety of health care settings, providing both individual and group therapy. Using a client-centered approach, I emphasize empathy, positive support, and non-judgment in my work. Additionally, I prioritize the use of evidence-based practices such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy interventions including mindfulness, as appropriate...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatig.

Dr. Donna Mandel (EdD, LMHC) - 14 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with a Doctorate of Education in Counseling Psychology. I have over 14 years experience working with clients from diverse cultural back grounds in a variety of settings. I have worked with the severely mentally ill, and those struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, stress and life changes. Not only have I worked with people struggling with mental health conditions, but I have also worked with people struggling with a physical health condition (diabetes, asthma, cancer, obesity, etc) and socioeconomic problems...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Compassi.

Rebecca Cusack (LMHC, LCPC) - 7 Years Experience

Welcome, and thank you for taking the time to learn more about me! My name is Rebecca, and I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Maine, as well as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of New York. With 10 years of experience across various settings, I offer supportive therapy for situations including; parenting issues, depression, anxiety, family systems struggles, trauma histories, life transitions, and varying mental health disorders. “Anxiety can feel as huge as the big, blue sea, but remember that the sea is made up of smaller waves”...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, C.

Rebecca Brown (LCSW) - 3 Years Experience

Different stages of life can be tough. Just when you think you may have one thing under your belt, something else comes up. Sometimes we find that there are too many obstacles in the way of the goals we wish achieve. Do you find that you are constantly comparing yourself to others as you scroll through social media posts? Are you left wondering when you’ll be the next one to accomplish something either professionally or personally? Dealing with the everyday pressures of life can be daunting and makes it really difficult to “embrace the good”, especially when it seems like nothing is going well...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Career difficulties.

Milagros Reyes Luciano (LCSW) - 10 Years Experience

Welcome to Betterhelp! Hi my name is Milagros Reyes-Luciano, LCSW. Most people call me Millie. It is my pleasure to meet you. You have taken a great step in discovering your potential, improving your self care and finding contentment in your life. Some of the theoretical approaches I implement when working with clients come from a Strengths Based Perspective as well as from Positive Psychology Interventions. Coming from a strengths based perspective and focusing on these and other positive capacities can bring much value to your sessions. You might be in a place where you do not feel like you have a good sense of self...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Stephen Haramis (LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and I have been working in the field with adults and children for 11 years and 5 years as a clinical psychotherapist. I performed my graduate training in the Greater Rochester Collaborative Master of Social Work Program in Rochester, NY. During this time I completed the psychotherapy training program at Rochester Institute of Technology. I've had experience in a variety of settings including outpatient, psychiatric emergency department and residential homes. As a current provider at the University of Rochester Medical Center, I continue to enroll in classes within the psychiatry department to enrich my own clinical knowledge...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Lisa Carnicelli (MS, CAS, LMHC) - 15 Years Experience

Welcome! My name is Lisa Carnicelli, and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who is passionate about helping people reach their optimal potential for wellness. I earned my Master of Science Degree in Counseling and Psychological Services and then continued on to earn my Certificate of Advanced Study in Counseling and Psychological Services. I have been counseling for over 15 years in non for profit, private, and college settings. My experiences have afforded me the opportunity to work with children, families, couples, and individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, stress, family/parenting issues, self esteem issues, abuse, relationship issues and more...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion .

Megan Balcarczyk (LMHC) - 6 Years Experience

Welcome! I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of New York, and earned my Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in 2012. I have a total of 6 years counseling experience during which I have worked with a wide variety of individuals, including those dealing with issues of substance abuse, depression, anxiety, personality disorders, mood disorders, and psychotic disorders. My counseling style is a combination of warm and empathetic, along with tactful honesty and accountability...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, C.

Karan Foti (LCSW, CASAC-T, LMHC) - 12 Years Experience

I am a dedicated social worker in the mental health field. I have over 16 years of experience in mental health. I believe that each person has the ability to heal. Healing happens in the context of a good relationship. I come from a biopsychosocial and person centered model using a solution focus and motivational interviewing approach in addition to other practice skills I have outlined below. I am currently working as a therapist at a government clinic in my local area. I have been here for 12 years practicing with populations from 3 years old to older adult...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Amanda Deerkop (LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

I am an out and proud member of the LGBTQIA+ community, master's educated in Marriage and Family Therapy, and have extensive and diverse experiences. These experiences include but are not limited to trans persons seeking hormone therapy and gender-affirming surgery, couples of all configurations (kink, non-monogamous, etc.), children as young as 5, autism and Asperger's, trauma, and substance abuse. My treatment approach incorporates a person-centered and narrative approach, assisting my patients in re-authoring their personal narratives from a strength-based perspective to build greater understanding and lessen symptoms and distress...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Michele Albano (LCSW-R) - 21 Years Experience

Welcome to BetterHelp and taking an important step in meeting your needs. I would be happy to help you do this at your own pace and tailor your time to your specific needs. My name is Michele C. Albano and I have been a social worker in New York since 1998. I have worked in varied capacities and with ages from 4 to 94. Life can be difficult and when it is, being able to focus and concentrate on your responsibilities can be challenging. I would like to be able to assist you in meeting those challenges. It is a support that everyone should treat themselves too...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life cha.

Dr. Amber Oliver (DSW, LCSW) - 6 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Dr. Amber Oliver. Feel free to call me Dr. Oliver or Amber, whichever you prefer. I have received my Master's in Social Work with a specialty in Mental Health and Military Social Work from the University of Southern California. I also received a Doctorate in Social Work from USC as well. I have been a social worker since 2013 and have worked with various populations including children, veterans, families and incarcerated people. My approach to therapy is to guide you in identifying the root cause of the feelings and symptoms you are experiencing...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar.

Kim Dallas (LCSW) - 15 Years Experience

Hi, my name is Kim Dallas and I am a licensed clinical social worker in New York. I have been helping individuals as a therapist for the past 18 years. I have helped them succeed in areas that they thought had a hold over them in areas such as relationship and family issues, depression, trauma, anxiety , substance abuse and life changes. It is my honor to work with you and to help you succeed and work through current thoughts or situations that may be holding you back. I would love to guide you and see you grow and strive towards your goals...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Relationship issues, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Stephanie Fisher (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

Hi! My name is Stephanie. There is just something about talking about what is going on that helps us feel better. Together, we will work on communication, strengthening relationships, personal growth, recognizing strengths and increasing awareness. My focus is to accept you for who you are and help you make the meaningful changes you want for your best life. I am a mental health counselor licensed in New York with over 5 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including life transitions, anxiety, emotions management, relationships concerns, Autism, intellectual disabilities, brain injury, trauma and problems with substance use...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

April Masciana (LCSW) - 10 Years Experience

Hello and welcome to BetterHelp. My name is April Masciana and I am a licensed clinical social worker for 10 years. I have worked in various clinical settings with individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, trauma, relationship issues and family conflicts. I am here to provide a safe space to talk and process whatever you may be going through. I will encourage you to be vocal about your feelings and your needs for therapy. I will devote my time to help you learn how to identify negative thoughts, learn new behaviors and hopefully help improve your overall quality of life...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem.

Catina Richardsen (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

Hello, thanks for visiting! Here's a little bit about me as your potential counselor. In 1999, I completed a Masters Degree in Counseling at the University of Rochester, since then, I've obtained extensive education in areas including Mindfulness Meditation, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Anxiety, Depression, Parent-Child Relational Problems, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, and Grief/Loss. I'm a New York State Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and a Certified Child Centered Play Therapist, providing individual, parent-child, and group counseling since 2002...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Danyale Johnson (LMHC, MA) - 10 Years Experience

Welcome All! If there is one thing that I have learned from being in this field, it is that Therapy is life changing! I believe that seeking help for life's struggles is the best thing one can do for themselves. I currently am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. I have been in the field for close to ten years now. I've always been intrigued by people's thought patterns and behaviors. That led me to obtain my B.A. in Psychology from the University of Saint Jospeh in West Hartford, Ct. After taking a much needed break from school, I had some time to really look around me and see all the things that were happening in the world, and that is when I realized that there is great need for caring for one's Mental Health...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes.

Dana LeGrande (LCSW-R, MHA, CASAC) - 8 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 10 years of experience helping individuals gain insight into themselves while addressing life challenges that may keep them stuck in undesirable situations. I have worked closely with people diagnosed with both mental illness and substance abuse disorders and have gained insight and expertise in addressing they many challenges and concerns of this population. I utilize a multi-dimensional approach with the goal of enhancing our client’s ability to achieve stability and growth in all areas of their lives...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Holly Silverthorn (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

I am a licensed Mental Health Counselor practicing in Buffalo, NY. I have experience serving individuals in a variety of settings. I have been fortunate to work with individuals and families in outpatient mental health clinics, Adult group homes, outpatient substance abuse centers, Individual counseling sessions in clients personal homes and in private practice. I received my Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Canisius College in Buffalo NY, and my undergraduate degree in Human Services Management at Alfred State College. I will hear your story and help you to explore and make a plan to accomplish your goals...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Sleeping disorders, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes.

Lindsay McGarril (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with 5 years experience and I specialize in working with adults struggling with a wide array of difficulties from anxiety, depression and addictions including substance use disorders and eating disorders. I feel there is nothing more important in life than human connection. The relationships we have in our lives whether it be with family, friends, colleagues and so on, are ones that give us purpose and serve as the glue that holds together our sense of community. But without first having a strong relationship with ourselves, building these relationships with others in our lives is impossible...

Specialties: Addictions, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, D.

Ashley Mehu (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

In a growing individualistic society, empathetic relationships and bonds have become an exception rather than remaining the norm. The need to feel supported and be genuinely heard/understood is what I believe many individuals seek. Counseling allows me to be an active source of therapeutic support in clients’ lives. Interests in psychodynamic theory and implementation of integrative interventions allow me the use of empathetic listening, effective communication, and unconditional acceptance amongst other skills for clients either within the adult population, or the commonly misunderstood adolescent population...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Bipolar disorder.

Sadie Miller (LMHC) - 5 Years Experience

We all find ourselves seeking therapy for different reasons. Utilizing therapy to better your life and continue to grow as a person is a major strength for anyone and I commend those who want to better their lives. With that being said, change can be scary. We get comfortable and set in our ways. My goal is to help you identify your personal goals and guide you along as you reach them each step of the way. My nonjudgmental approach and warm personality helps to meet my clients where they are at in life. We all have had our struggles and triumphs; there’s no shame regardless of our current life situation...

Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coaching, ADHD.

Dr. Kanako Okuda (DSW, LCSW-R) - 18 Years Experience

Hello. My name is Kanako Okuda. I am a licensed clinical social worker in New York State with over 18 years of experience helping individuals from various walks of life. I earned my Doctorate of Social Work from Rutgers School of Social Work and a Master’s Degree from Columbia University. I have worked with parents of children with life-challenging diseases and adults of all ages. I have also helped them successfully manage major life transitions, chronic health conditions, coping with educational anxiety, and dealing with work challenges. One of my specialties is in managing educational anxiety...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue.

Crystal Foster (LMHC) - 11 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Crystal and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor from upstate New York. I have worked in the field of both mental health and substance abuse. My recent work has been with families who have experienced a traumatic event such as a sudden loss, or exposure to community or domestic violence. My focus is working with those who have experienced difficult, life altering events, and using a strengths-based approach to encourage growth and healing. My counseling approach is Person-Centered but also draws from motivational interviewing; with mindfulness and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy interventions as appropriate...

Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Samantha Golden (LMHC, MSED, CAS) - 3 Years Experience

Congratulations on the beginning of your journey to mental wellness! I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and have over 25 years in the helping professions. I received my Master's of Science Degree in Education in School Counseling from the State University of New York College at Brockport in School Counseling, and my Certificate of Advanced Study in Mental Health Counseling at the State University of New York College at Brockport. I hold my Certified Clinical Trauma Professional- Level 1 and have done additional trainings in Person Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Brief Solution-Focus Therapy, and in Child Centered Play Therapy...

Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD, Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Coping with life changes.

Dr. Tammy Kirschner (Ph.D.) - 30 Years Experience

Hi and welcome to BetterHelp! I am so glad you took this step to reach out. You may be a little scared or not know what to expect. Allow me to introduce myself and what this experience might be like for you. My name is Tammy Kirschner and I have been a licensed psychologist since 1992. I have been providing therapy for 30 years and throughout my career, I have worked with clients experiencing acute or chronic depression, anxiety, relationship problems, family issues, low self-esteem, eating disorders, self-injurious behaviors and those who are in the midst of life's many transitions...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching.

Frank Lindner (MS, LMHC) - 25 Years Experience

I am a resourceful and experienced Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who helps adults, children and teens to develop coping skills and changes in thinking for dealing with issues such as Depression, Anxiety, Grief, Stress, Codependency and other challenges that affect us from day to day. Individual Counseling enables a person to move toward emotional wellness and live a happier more satisfying life. I also offer Relationship and Marriage Counseling for couples who are thinking of divorce or couples that are struggling with life adjustments such as having a baby, job relocation or retirement...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes.

Patti Finton (LCSW, CLC) - 5 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Patti Finton and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I graduated from Syracuse University with my Masters in Social Work in 2014. I've worked in many different settings, including a college counseling center, a domestic violence shelter, an inpatient rehabilitation center, a large county based clinic, at a Primary Care Center with parents and babies, and at a small outpatient behavioral health clinic. My area of expertise is trauma, but am well versed in many of life issues that are of concern today. I’ve worked for the last 5 years in upstate NY with children, teens, and adults...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Com.

Cori Bayardelle (LMHC, CASAC) - 6 Years Experience

I am a psychotherapist who is committed to supporting adolescents and adults manage the complex world of behavioral health. My approach is grounded in harm reduction, mindfulness-based interventions and compassion, which delves into what is driving the problematic symptoms that greatly impact your overall quality of life. Our work is centered around your goals and reconnecting you to what matters most. My practice is also rooted in Polyvagal Theory, which is a neuroscience framework for restoring calm and connection. Through a somatic, Polyvagal informed lens, we can create space to explore what is driving depression, anxiety or addiction and begin to cultivate skillful and psychologically flexible responses...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Eating disorders, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADH.

Christina Lacey (LMFT) - 3 Years Experience

Hi and thank you for taking the time to learn about me. I am a marriage and family therapist and my second career. I had always wanted to be a therapist but never found the time or the motivation when I was younger. When the opportunity presented itself I was a wife, mother and had a better understanding of myself. I knew what I wanted to do and the focus I wanted to take. I work in private practice and also with the elderly who are an under serviced population. Having experienced therapy on a personal level as a teenager and an adult, I understood how beneficial therapy is...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, ADHD.

Jacqueline Tasca (LCSW) - 20 Years Experience

First, let me say I'm here for you. You've taken the first steps toward dealing with the issues that are giving you difficulty and I know this is not easy. So, good for you. My name is Jacqueline Tasca. I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker from New York. I received my masters in social work from Adelphi University. I've worked as a social work director for a number of years previously but I stopped because I really preferred more face to face time with my patients. I got so much more from my time counseling than being in a management position. Over my 21 years as a social worker, I've come across many people with many issues and truly have enjoyed all of my experiences as they helped form the person I am, the therapist I am...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes.

Andria Connell (MS, LMHC, RPC, EFT) - 3 Years Experience

I graduated with my Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Trauma and Crises in 2016. I am an individual who is constantly trying to evolve in and with knowledge, and improve myself as a person which ultimately helps with my professional development in my career. I'm a licensed mental health clinician who specializes in trauma and crises. I have worked with individuals dealing with traumas of all kinds, and its emotional impact. I utilize CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy) tools and techniques to help facilitate change in thoughts, emotions and behaviors...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes.

Aya Kupfer (MSW, LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

Welcome! Hi There! My name is Aya and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Texas with 10 years of overall experience as a social worker. I have worked in the fields of community mental health, medical social work, social services, and physical and developmental disabilities. I am experienced in working with individuals who experience symptoms of depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, PTSD and substance use disorder. I have also worked with individuals in crisis situations such as suicidal ideation, homelessness, physical and sexual abuse, substance use, terminal illnesses, and major life transitions...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Madelline Zaiter (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

Hi. My name is Madelline and I have my license in Mental Health Couseling. I have a few years of experience working in the field. I have experience working with adults from different ages and backgrounds. I will use live chats, phone chats, and messages has a form of doing my therapy. I use different methods to use for therapy approach. I explore different emotions and improve your coping skills. We will address the reason what brought you into treatment.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Relationship issues.

Monae Weathington (MA, LCPC, LMHC) - 8 Years Experience

Hello, thanks for taking a moment to get to know me better! My name is Monaé and I am a licensed mental health therapist in Illinois and New York with over 8 years of clinical experience. I have worked in several settings including private practice, hospitals, schools, online support, and community mental health organizations. Throughout my practice, I have worked with diverse populations such as at risk youth, adults, disadvantaged families, and LGBTQ. I specialize in areas of anxiety, crisis counseling, depression, Bi-polar disorder, complex trauma/abuse, anger management, and relational conflicts...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coa.

Dr. Hillary Robson (PhD) - 5 Years Experience

I am a licensed psychologist in the state of New York. I have been working with individuals with various concerns such as depression, anxiety, relationship or family issues, and trauma or abuse history for over 5 years. I believe that people have the capacity for self-awareness and choice. While working together, I can help you to free yourself from any disabling assumptions and beliefs, working towards living a more full and meaningful life. I can also help you become fully aware of your thoughts, feelings and actions in the here and now, confront any anxiety, and develop a genuine relationship with yourself and the world around you...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Ieshah Mapp (LMFT) - 8 Years Experience

As a Marriage and Family Therapist, my goal is to help you free yourself from the burdens of everyday life. In this fast paced technology-driven world, oftentimes we find ourselves at a crossroad not knowing where to turn. Whether your crossroad is a communication rut, overcoming a past relationship, trying to navigation life changes or any other life decisions, I am here to assist you through it. Together we will identify your goals, uncover your strengths, and cultivate a plan to help you reach the life you deserve. I work from a strength based stance, we have far more power than we often realize...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue.

Tina Closius (LCSW) - 7 Years Experience

I am a licensed clinical social worker with over 7 years’ experience working with adolescents, families, and parents. I have worked with clients who have struggled with family conflict, parenting approaches and interventions, relationship issues, and mental health disorders including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, ADHD, and trauma. My approach is empathetic, validating and warm. I value the importance of having a trusting, open relationship, and believe that all deserve dignity and respect. I believe it is important to be flexible and adaptive regarding my approach, in order to best meet your needs...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

This list of New York online therapists was last updated on Monday, September 16, 2019