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 Sheila Flipse's avatar and link to their profile
New York
M.A. LMHC, CPC, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 25

Hi, my name is Sheila Flipse. My passion is to come along side individuals who are hurting and struggling and walk with them through their journey to health and wholeness in a kind and compassionate manner. I am a licensed clinical professional counselor in the state of Nevada, and a licensed mental health counselor in the state of New York. I am also a national certified counselor. Born in Liverpool, England I moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada as a child and became an American citizen in 2000. My areas of specialty include grief and loss, depression, an...

This is Glen Briggs's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MSW, LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 32

“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...

This is Anna Richards's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 11

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 more than 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 mee...

This is Dr. Michael Doria's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD, MPH, MRC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 17

Retired military, the founder of Neuropsychological and Clinical Psychotherapeutic Services, LLC (NeuroPsychCPS), I am the former U.S. Coast Guard’s Clinical Neuropsychologist and Program Manager of its Psychological Health (PH) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Program. I received a doctoral degree in counseling psychology and three master’s degrees in counseling, rehabilitation counseling, and public health. In addition, I have satisfied the requirements to obtain both national and state credentials in the counseling profession as a Certified Rehabilitation Coun...

This is Lauren Guilbeault's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

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, se...

This is Eugene VanBurch's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome to BetterHelp Therapy. Seeking help is often the first and most difficult step to initiating change in our lives and I'm here to help you on this important journey. My name is Eugene VanBurch and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with extensive experience providing psychotherapy services to small children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. I have immense passion coupled with real-life results for treating anxiety, behavioral issues, depression, grief and loss, relationship issues, stress, and trauma. I am dedicated to helping my clients l...

This is Vanessa Lambrix's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MA,LMHC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am not doing enough. I am not spending enough quality time with my partner. I am not excelling enough at work. I am not volunteering enough in my community. I am not reading enough with my kids. I am not making healthy enough meals. I am not happy enough. I am passionate about helping women break the “not enough” spell and working with them to find balance and contentment in their lives. Women have never been asked to fulfill so many roles and do it so flawlessly. The pressure comes from cultural and social forces, our parents and well-meanin...

This is Amanda DiGenova's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

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 also 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 believ...

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 Dr. Jaime Castillo's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Hi there! I'm Jaime and I am a Board-Certified Counselor and Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York. I have been a practitioner for over ten years and have experiences working with individuals across community, residential, and college settings. I received my Bachelors in Psychology from Penn State University, Master's Degree in School Counseling from the University of Scranton, and my Doctorate in Counseling and Counselor Education from Syracuse University. Our work together will focus on understanding your lived experiences and relationships. In our ses...

This is Marcus Johnson's avatar and link to their profile
New York
CRC,LMHC,BC-TMH
Specialties: Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Bipolar disorder, ADHD
Years of Experience: 17

Marcus Johnson is my name and I'm a native of New Jersey but I've resided in Harlem, New York since 1992. I'am an accomplished counselor, therapist but most importantly an advocate and mediator for all populations. As a practicing Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) since 2006 and a proud Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) since 2002, I've seen how my background brings insight to members sessions aiding then therapeutically living with trauma and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnoses. My background and expertise has also allowed me to work ...

This is Jennifer Goldenberg's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues
Years of Experience: 9

Hello- Thank you for visiting my profile! Feeling stuck in the same old argument that seems to happen again and again? Do you feel as if you are stuck repeating the same patterns of interactions with others in your life and you don't seem to know why? Or maybe you just feel stuck in your life repeating the same behaviors to similar situations in your life, regardless of how YOU know it does not work for you! Well trust me! You are not the only one and I am here to help! My name is Jennifer Goldenberg and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in...

This is Margaret  Paine's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MS,LMHC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

I graduated with a MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and I am licensed in NY State as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC). I am also a National Certified Counselor (NCC). My professional life has included working in a community Mental Health clinic with people of all ages and backgrounds. In this role I have encountered a variety of life stages and situations, such as depression, anxiety, stress and trauma related issues, career exploration, caregiver fatigue, developmental disabilities, anger management, self-esteem issues, and substance use i...

This is Denise Hyland's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MS,LMHC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hi there! I am here to help you, and to understand what you are going through. My goal is to help you do more than just "get through" it. Together we might move forward and even prosper in whatever life has handed you. My approach is warm, down-to-earth and full of common sense. In a counseling relationship with me, I hope you will: 1) become more aware of what is going on inside you, 2) be able to accept the reality of that, and 3) discover ways of changing your thoughts, actions and beliefs to be more healthy and productive. I draw from the constructs of ...

This is Karen Shulman's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

My name is Karen Shulman. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker( LCSW) and have been in practice for about 20 years. I treat individuals with all the major diagnoses-anxiety, depression, substance abuse, stress trauma, Relationship issues and the list can go on. I do have more specialized training in substance which provides me with further developed assessment skills and treatment. It also provided me with good training in more cognitive behavioral approaches to treatment. My approach is one of collaboration. We work on developing tools to cope of with pr...

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

I am a licensed clinical social worker licensed in New York State. I graduated from Columbia School of Social Work and I have significant experience working with individuals with anxiety, depression, relational issues, body image, self-esteem, women’s health concerns, and life transitions. I am a compassionate, motivating psychotherapist and aim to create a collaborative warm and supportive environment. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic counseling and coaching. T...

This is Arisleydi Garcia's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hello, Welcome! My name is Arisleydi Garcia and I go by “Aris”. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of New York with clinical and supervisory experience. I have been practicing therapy for over 6 years. I have had the pleasure of working with individuals, groups, and families of many demographic backgrounds. I have worked with a variety of presenting needs: depression, anxiety, substance dependence, academic difficulties, acculturation difficulties, terminal illness, interpersonal difficulties, trauma, and vocational difficulties. My go...

This is Regina Sarabia's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a bilingual (English/Spanish) Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New York with more than 6 years of experience working with individuals and families. I believe in providing care that is personalized and that focuses on an individual's specific needs. I have experience working with clients with a wide range of concerns including but not limited to depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and parenting issues. In addition, I also have experience working with people who have suffered through emotional and physical trauma. I am a warm and understanding person wh...

This is Stephanie Sanz's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MS. Ed,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 3

I hold a B.A. in Psychology, an MS.Ed in Mental Health Counseling from CUNY Hunter College, and a certificate in Neurofeedback from New Mind Academy. I am a member of the American Counseling Association and the American Mental Health Counseling Association and their respective Neurocounseling special interest groups. Additionally, I am an adjunct lecturer and co-host a radio show on Business Talk Radio where I provide information on psychotherapy. I have an eclectic counseling style. I draw upon classical theories and evidenced-based methods, such as CBT and Ne...

This is Hilry Hazelwood's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a licensed clinical social worker in New York with 8 years of experience working as a psychotherapist. I've worked with clients with a wide range of concerns, and specialize in helping clients work through depression, anxiety, and trauma. I believe in drawing from a range of approaches to best suit your needs. I integrate both concrete recommendations and insight-oriented direction to help you navigate issues and concerns. I primarily draw from psychodynamic and relational approaches, and often utilize CBT methods. Most importantly, I'm dedicated to culti...

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!