New York is home to the Big Apple itself, New York City. It’s seen as a city of opportunity, and anyone who goes there is destined for great things. However, not everyone gets to live in the city, and sometimes, it feels like you have no opportunities. A counselor can be the person who helps you find your big dream. Find an NY-based counselor today and grab a hold of your dreams.

This is Margaret Lorenz's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 23

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,...

This is Erin Walser's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMSW,Walser
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Bipolar disorder
Years of Experience: 9

Hello! I am a Licensed Social Worker, with my Master's degree in Social Work. I have been working in the counseling field for several years. I have experience working with people with a wide range of diagnoses - depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and personality disorders. Most of my therapy experience has involved utilizing Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Interpersonal Social Rhythm Therapy (IPSRT). I believe that we are our own best resources in overcoming life stresses and emotional difficulties. Understanding yourself, situat...

This is Randie Shane's avatar and link to their profile
New York
IMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

It's so hard to feel stuck and exhausted, like what you are doing isn't working or sustainable, but you can't see any real alternatives. We all struggle in the need to feel safe, seen, and special; sometimes it feels like there is no safe place for us, or just too many obstacles to getting where we want to go. I create a safe and judgment-free space for couples and individuals to stretch, experiment, and try on parts of yourself you lost contact with along the way. I work with couples, individual adults and adolescents. Because of my own background in the arts,...

This is Michelle Ambalu's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 10

Whether you need help dealing with a temporary or ongoing issue, just want to vent, cannot understand why you feel the way you do, or would like some help deciding where to start in approaching your life circumstances, I am here to work with you within a confidential and supportive therapeutic relationship. Together we can examine issues in your life, understand your perspectives, identify patterns and themes in your life, and learn the way you cope and interact in order to help you move towards desired changes. Changes can be worked on in a way that fits with y...

This is Dr. Laura D'Amico's avatar and link to their profile
New York
Psy.D.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

I am a licensed Psychologist with 25 years experience. I am experienced helping others in the following areas: anxiety, depression, relationships, parenting, fertility/adoption, family dynamics, separation/divorce, self-esteem, education/career, adjustment difficulties/life changes, trauma, traumatic brain injuries, medical diagnoses, pain, and developmental disabilities. People need people, and you are not alone. We all have challenging times in our lives when we are unsure of what the next step should be or which path to take. Additionally, we can someti...

This is Jennifer Geib's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 9

“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. I am passionate abo...

This is Laurie  Vero's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

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 ...

This is Dr. Gemma Barriteau's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a mental health counselor, licensed in the state of New York with 15 years of experience working with teens, adults and families in various settings, such as community mental health facilities, schools, drug and alcohol rehab, in foster care and at a gay/lesbian community center. Although originally from New York, I graduated from Duquesne University in PA with my masters degree in Community Counseling in 2005 and then with my doctorate degree in Counselor Education & Supervision in 2016. I have worked with clients in both PA and NY through various issues and...

This is Mary Coriano's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 39

My name is Mary Kaye Coriano and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 39 years of experience. I received my MSW from Fordham Universityat Lincoln Center and I am licensed in the State of New York and Florida. My specialty is in Bereavement and Grief, Person-Centered/Supportive and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. My specialty is loss and grief, depression and anxiety. I also work with clients who have chronic medical issues and oncology. I come from New York and now reside in Florida. I have worked in Home Care, Hospice Care, and currently have a smal...

This is Aryeh Minkin's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

Hi! I am 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. I additionally have training in anxiety, grief, self esteem and dealing with family members with personality disorders. People have the drive to be emotionally healthy with themselves and their loved ones. Th...

This is Nola Macek's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hi, my name is Nola, and I'm a licensed clinical social worker with over 15 years of experience. Even after all this time, I am still fascinated by people and their stories. I believe that it's incredibly important to work with a therapist who is on your side, yet not afraid to tell you (with caring) when something you are doing is not working. My clients have told me that my empathy, warmth, and humor help them to talk about difficult topics freely, and quiet their own negative self-talk. I received my training at Columbia University, and since then, have...

This is Mary Karlan's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a clinical social worker licensed in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Florida. I have helped my clients with issues such as anxiety, depression, family conflict, self-esteem issues, life transitions, and marital discord. My clinical approach is determined on a case by case basis, and I will work in collaboration with you to design a treatment plan that will suit your unique style and therapeutic goals. I believe that you are the expert of your own life, and my job is to provide guidance and support to help you achieve the life you desire. ...

This is Laurissa Hampton's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC,CASAC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Experienced Therapist with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry. Skilled in Crisis Intervention, Training Facilitation, Interventions, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Group Therapy. Strong healthcare services professional with a Master of Arts (MA) focused in Mental Health Counseling/Counselor from City University of New York-John Jay College of Criminal Justice.

This is Amanda Deerkop's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

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 pers...

This is Shomari Gallagher's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a Licensed Clinical Therapist with 14 years of experience in the mental health field. I earned a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Fordham University in 2005. Since then, I have been working with adults, teens, children and families to build the social and emotional competence to live healthy and fulfilling lives. I have worked in a variety of settings, from school based clinics and mental health centers to most recently, a private practice in Brooklyn, NY. My fundamental approach is in Relational Therapy, meaning that my primary focus is on the relati...

This is Holly Jennings's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

Welcome! My name is Holly Jennings and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York. My approach to therapy is a strength-based approach using clinically proven skills such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. We will be able to use these techniques and tools to be able to increase awareness and develop tools and skills to improve our overall well-being. As a caring, genuine, and positive person that believes that each individual can achieve their desired quality of life; I will work to help achieve your goals while neve...

This is Alexandra Rulli's avatar and link to their profile
New York
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and have been working in the field of mental health treatment since 2010. I have experience working with clients from a wide variety of cultural backgrounds, age groups and gender identities. There is no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to mental health and wellness, so my approach is eclectic and unique to each client's needs and experiences. I pull from techniques in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and typically work from a strengths based perspective. This allows me to work collaboratively clients to identify skil...

This is Roberto Chia's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MA,NCC,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a national certified counselor (NBCC) and a licensed mental health counselor in the state of New York. I have been working in the field of mental health counseling for eight years, helping people from different backgrounds as they struggle with anxiety, depression, grief after losses, couples issues and stress and trauma-related disorders. I consider it a privilege to work supporting people as they face life's challenges, providing emotional support, and working collaboratively to learn positive ways to cope and to find appropriate solutions. This means that ...

This is Janita Ramar's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC,CASAC-T
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Hi there! My name is Janita Ramar and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with experience working with individuals with a host of mental health diagnoses including (depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorders) as well as stress-related difficulties, trauma-related issues, and substance use disorders. The stigma associated with obtaining mental health treatment can be discouraging at times, so I applaud you for finding the strength to seek help and focus on YOU! My main focus during the initial stages of therapy is establishing a therapeutic relationship whic...

This is Avrahom Rosenberg's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 4 years of experience working as a psycotherapist. I graduated from Fordham University Gradute School of Social Service in 2014. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, time management, self esteem building, anger management, OCD and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced intimacy issues and addiction. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect,...

What Can Therapists In New York Help You With?

A therapist in New York can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 21199434 people are living in New York, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of New York Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in New York who are ready to help you get happy!