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 Antonia Di Leo's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMFT
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 11

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in New York that has served the community in a variety of settings with over 10 years of experience. My experience working at a Juvenile Justice Facility, Foster Care, Crisis Line, with victims of Hurricane Sandy and families caring for someone with mental health challenges has helped shape who I am as a clinician. Helping people in the heart of their crisis has been an honor and privilege; it has taught me a lot about resilience and working through pain. I am also certified as a divorce mediator which has helped ...

This is Dr. Hanni Flaherty's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD,LCSW,CASAC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am a New York City-based Clinical Social Worker specializing in adolescents, young adults and families. Over the past 10 years, I have worked with clients who struggle with a wide range of issues. My areas of expertise include treating adolescents and young adults with family conflict, substance use, high-risk behaviors, self-harming behaviors, anxiety, depression, mood disorders, personality disorders, trauma, bullying, gender and sexuality struggles. I practice uses a Cognitive Behavioral Treatment approach that takes into consideration each person’s stre...

This is Jonell Belcher-Chudyk's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW,AASW
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a licensed clinical social worker, licensed to practice in both New York and Colorado. I have been practicing for 8 years, primarily working with children within the child welfare system, families as well as veterans. As a veteran myself, it will always be my honor to provide that unique clinical perspective for those who have served our country. My experience varies from treating those who have experienced trauma, abuse and neglect to those struggling with depression, anxiety, ADHD, PTSD, relationship discord and difficult family dynamics. I understand how t...

This is Steven Sanfilippo's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Something's wrong and you may or may not know why. Either way, you've come here and you're reading this because you need to make a change. Whether you are experiencing depression, anxiety, issues with self-doubt/self-confidence, existential difficulties, difficulties with relationships, or maybe life is great but you'd like it to be better by getting to deeper life issues, I am at your service. I'm looking forward to meeting you and getting to know you better. Let's walk your path together and create the life you want. I have an eclectic style, utilizing CBT/DBT, ...

This is Eli Shlomovich's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 14

Hi there! I am a Licensed Clinical Social worker, and have been a psychotherapist for 15 years. I have helped individuals from diverse backgrounds, who have struggled with various circumstances and issues which have affected the quality of their lives. I believe that therapy offers a unique and special relationship that is built on trust, understanding, honesty and compassion. My approach is collaborative and hands-on, but allowing you to set the pace that is comfortable for you, and determine the path of your work. I will be alongside providing encourageme...

This is Alisa Sawyer's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Hello! My name is Alisa Sawyer. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York with over 7 years of counseling experience. I graduated with my Master’s from University at Albany and have worked in a variety of mental health settings. I am well versed in various treatment approaches and have extensive experience addressing a variety of concerns including depression, anxiety, dealing with life transitions, self-esteem issues, and relationship issues. Beyond my formal training, I believe the most important thing I bring as a counselor is my belief in being ...

This is David  Rust's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW -R ,CCM
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

David Rust, LCSW-R CCM is a licensed clinical social worker and certified case manager with 10 years of experience in the medical and mental health field. Mr. Rust has a masters degree in social work from Stony Brook University and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from University At Albany. He graduated with high honors from the school of social welfare specializing in health care. David has dedicated most of his career working in the health care industry. He is currently working for a world renowned transplant institute helping patients cope with their chronic i...

This is Darlene Browning's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I have been a Licensed Social Worker and Counselor in New York for over 20 years. I graduated from Hunter College School of Social Work in 2001 and I have B.S degree in Criminal Justice. I have been working with individuals who have been through traumatic experiences in their lives including those who have suffered from chronic anxiety, depression, and issues with substance abuse. In addition, I have experienced working with families who have been exposed to the criminal justice system and family and court child protective system. I also have experience working...

This is Rebecca  Watson 's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LPC LCMHC, LMHC,BoardCertified-TelementalHealthCounselor
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Welcome! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state Texas, a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in the state of North Carolina and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the states of Florida and New York as well as a Nationally Certified Counselor and a Board Certified tele-mental health counselor. I have been in the helping field for over 18 years where I have had the privilege of working with children, adolescents, and adults with mental health, chemical dependency, and/or developmental disorders. My experience lies within the areas of grief...

This is Edili Maldonado's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed mental health counselor in New York. I have been working in the mental health field, providing therapy for more than six years. I have worked with clients with depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, PTSD, ADHD, and many other mental health issues. I have an eclectic approach to therapy. On the other hand, there are some approaches that I find tend to be consistently receptive to clients such as cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, DBT, modeling, motivation interviewing, etc., which I generally use. However, I typically prefer to match the...

This is Jessica Balmir's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MS,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Hi! I am a marriage and family therapist licensed in the state of New York. I have been working in the counseling and mental health fields since 2012. I have experience working in residential and outpatient settings, mobile crisis, respite and peer services. I also have my own private practice where I work with clients experiencing depression, anxiety, grief/loss, and trauma, in addition to peri- and post-natal mood disorders. I work with individuals dealing with a wide range of challenges including family, relationship, and parenting issues, life cycle chan...

This is Dr. mindy jacobs's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD, LCSW, ABPP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 35

I am a licensed psychologist in DC and Florida, as well as an LCSW in New York and Maryland . I practice in DC and New York. I work with individuals, couples and groups.My work with people is an a variety of areas including but not limited to anxiety, depression relationship issues, codependency, LGBTQI, and work . I work by trying to help people bring their thoughts and emotions together. I am interactive, relational,cognitive and psychodynamic, helping my clients connect their head and heart. I am warm and engaging and astute. I think the therapy relationship i...

This is Rachel Schimmel's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am a licensed clinical social worker in New York City with more than ten years experience working with individuals in overcoming challenges such as depression, anxiety, relationship issues and career obstacles. My background as an advocate, organizer and therapist provide a broad range of experiences that I was able to learn from to create a more holistic and inclusive approach to my work. I understand that the struggles faced by people today are complex and require unique dynamic solutions. My therapeutic style if warm and compassionate. While I am familia...

This is Dr. Arminda Gomes's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I am a licensed clinical social worker with 13 years of experience providing psychotherapy to clients living with a range of mental health issues. While I am a professional therapist, I recognize that you are the expert on you. I partner with you and together we work toward your goals in a compassionate, supportive, and safe space. I specialize in the treatment of: • Depression • Anxiety disorders, including panic disorders • Mood disorders • Post-traumatic stress disorder • Caregiving • Health issues I also provide trauma-informed care to survivor...

This is Monica Schlie's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

Hi! I am a Clinical Social Worker, licensed to practice in New York State with over 13 years of experience. As a therapist, it’s my privilege and responsibility to assist a person through the complex journey of finding their way to their own personal best. By empowering them to explore effective and sustainable skills that will foster positive change. A little about my experience… I spent the first few years of my career working a traditional outpatient setting. This work often involved treating individuals with underlying factors such as addiction, depressi...

This is Christina Radice's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a licensed mental health counselor in the state of New York with over 5 years of experience working as a clinician. My background includes working with survivors or assault/abuse, human trafficking, those with problematic substance use, individuals that identify as LGBTQ, and a wide variety of mental health diagnoses (including anxiety, depression, and mood disorders). My counseling style comes from a compassionate, authentic, and nonjudgmental approach. Much of my skills and techniques are driven from mindfulness. When working with clients I believe in...

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

Hi, and welcome! I'm so glad you are here. My name is Rachel Davies and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in New York with 6+ years of experience working intensely with clients dealing with a wide array of concerns including anger management, depression, anxiety, trauma, attachment, relationship issues, and parenting issues. I have worked in a multitude of different environments including outpatient clinics, private practice, and home based therapy within the community. My style of therapy is warm and inviting. I also use humor when appropriate a...

This is William Boylan's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R,CCBT,CASAC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Hi! My name is William Boylan and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, practicing in New York City. I have been working in the field for over 20 years. I earned my Master's in Social Work from Fordham University, as well as post master's certificates from the Albert Ellis Institute. I am a Certified Cognitive-Behavioral Therapist (CBT) from the National Association of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapist and a New York State Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor. I would describe my approach as goal oriented, and client centered (CBT) Cognitive Beha...

This is Tara Maul's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hello, I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in the state of New York. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, relationship and communication issues. I have 10 years experience working in an inpatient psychiatric facility and 5 years of experience working as a Medical Social Worker. I received my Masters Degree from Fordham University in 2008. My treatment approach is centered on a strength based approach, focusing on your strengths, rather than any negative attributes. With this approa...

This is Erica  Buhler's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

Hi! I am Erica. I have been in the human services field for 15 years and have been practicing as a Licensed Social Worker for the last 9 years. I currently hold my LCSW-R in New York as well as my LISW-CP in South Carolina. Through out my career I have served many different populations and helped people address a wide range of issues. Most recently I have been working with adults, children and families struggling with anxiety, PTSD, depression, relationship issues, parenting issues and beyond. I would describe my therapeutic style as eclectic with a focus on c...

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!