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Ricardo Ortega, LMHC

Stress, Anxiety LGBT Grief Parenting issues Self esteem
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About me

I am licensed in New York with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, lgbt-related issues, coping with grief and loss, & parenting issues. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process. I also am bilingual in speaking Spanish and English.

Professional experience

15yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching, First Responder Issues, HIV / AIDS, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Military and Veterans Issues, Multicultural Concerns, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships

License information

NY LMHC 003921


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Ricardo Ortega. 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.

Ricardo is absolutely amazing and I’m so grateful to have him as my therapist. I have improved so much and I will continue with Ricardo to improve myself. I will recommend Ricardo to anybody.

Written on Apr 25, 2023 after therapy with Ricardo for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes