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Sahntanyna Blackwell, LMHC, LPC

Relationships Family conflicts Intimacy Self esteem, Motivation Coping with life changes
Video Phone Live Chat Messaging

About me

I am Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in New York, and a Licensed Professional Counselor( LPC)in New Jersey, with over 20 years of providing successful clinical services. I have a track record of effectively working with diverse client populations and with a wide range of clinical concerns including Dual Diagnosis, Psychiatric Disorders, Substance Use Disorders, Depression, Anxiety, At-Risk-Teens, Domestic Violence Victims, Parent/Child Relationships Grief & Loss and Multi-Stressed Families. I also provide Marriage and Pre-Marriage Counseling, Faith-Based and Psychoeducational Counseling.

My therapeutic style is warm and collaborative. I work with clients to improve relationship issues, communication skills, rebuilding trust, intimacy-related issues, family conflicts, forgiveness, motivation & self-esteem, and confidence. I am passionate about developing positive and productive relationships with clients to effectively serve their counseling needs and to encourage their total wellness. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My treatment approach is a combination of Cognitive-Behavioral, Psychodynamic, Family Systems Therapy, and Client Centered. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.
It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.


Professional experience

20yrs in practice
Relationships Family conflicts Intimacy Self esteem, Motivation Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Grief, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment issues, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver issues and stress, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Fertility Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Hoarding, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Multicultural Concerns, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic disorder and panic attacks, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-love, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems

Services offered

Video
Phone
Live Chat
Messaging

License information

NY LMHC 012257

NJ LPC 37PC00960400

Reviews

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

She’s amazing! Best homework’s! Great listener! Responds to your exact issue! Offers alternatives to resolve it!!

Written on Jul 22, 2024 after therapy with Sahntanyna for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and parenting issues

Has been life changing.

Written on Jul 15, 2024 after therapy with Sahntanyna for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

She's great.

Written on Mar 21, 2024 after therapy with Sahntanyna for 5 months on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, parenting issues, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

I am comfortable with sharing my experiences and be provided with tools to achieve my personal goals.

Written on Mar 16, 2024 after therapy with Sahntanyna for 1 year and 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Ms. Sahntanya Blackwell has been an amazing therapist. She listens attentively and is understanding. I would highly recommend her services.

Written on Mar 02, 2024 after therapy with Sahntanyna for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and compassion fatigue

Working with Sahntanya has been an incredibly positive and transformative experience. She has played a vital role in guiding me through self-discovery and healing. Her empathetic nature and exceptional listening skills create a safe space for meaningful exploration and growth. I'm truly grateful for her support and guidance on this journey.

Written on Jan 10, 2024 after therapy with Sahntanyna for 1 year and 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue