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Dr. Edward Nichols, LCSW-R

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Self esteem, Motivation Career difficulties
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About me

Welcome to a journey of self-discovery and empowerment. As a seasoned psychotherapist licensed in New York, I bring a wealth of over 40 years' experience to our therapeutic alliance. My approach blends deep compassion with proven expertise, guiding you through the challenges of stress and anxiety, the nuances of relationships, family conflicts, and the quest for personal growth in areas like motivation, self-esteem, and confidence.

My practice is built on a profound respect for your unique story and individuality. I am deeply committed to providing care that is as compassionate as it is effective. Recognizing the diversity of needs in therapy, I am dedicated to tailoring our conversations and your treatment plan to reflect and honor your specific goals and aspirations.

The path to therapy is a brave one, requiring the courage to pursue a life filled with joy and fulfillment, and to take transformative steps towards change. On this path, you are not alone. I am here to offer support, to be your champion in empowerment, every step of the way.

Pause for a moment to recognize your inner strength. It is this very strength that has guided you here, poised to enrich your life. When you're ready to take this step, I'll be here, ready to welcome you and accompany you on this rewarding journey of self-discovery and growth.

Professional experience

42yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Self esteem, Motivation Career difficulties

Additional areas of focus: Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment issues, Avoidant Personality, Blended Family Issues, Body image, Cancer, Codependency, Communication problems, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Divorce and separation, Expats, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Jealousy, Life purpose, Men's issues, Midlife crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and financial issues, Narcissism, Phobias, Post-traumatic stress, Self-love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexual Dysfunction, Social anxiety and phobia, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered


License information

NY LCSW-R 027557


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Dr. Edward Nichols. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

I do not believe in coincidence. I lost my father in 2008, I have struggled with so much since his passing because he isn't here to talk to -- and Dr. Nichols gave me looks just like Dad used to. It was like he was channeling my dad. I felt comfortable speaking with him, I just need to figure out how to find my own voice and not be ashamed of my thoughts so I can speak clearly and not sugar my fears and anxiety- I have hope and I have only spoken to him once. I might be hard but to crack, but at least now I know I can open up.

Written on Jan 16, 2024 after therapy with Edward for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, and career difficulties