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 Kelly Chapman's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

Whether you are seeking lasting changes through a deeper understanding of self or a space to address specific issues that you want to resolve, I will work with you to develop a treatment plan that is both self-directed and unique to you as an individual. I take an integrative and holistic approach to treating individuals using a variety of approaches including psychodynamic psychotherapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT). My specialties include anxiety disorders, mood disorders and relationship issues. A rew...

This is Patricia Sage-McLean's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

I am an LCSW with my "R" number, licensed in the State of New York. I have over 16 years of experience working in both outpatient and psychiatric inpatient settings. I have extensive experience providing individual and group psychotherapy, with a focus on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. My two areas of expertise are, working with individuals with a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder and Substance Abuse Disorder. I am also comfortable treating those that struggle with depression; anxiety, bipolar disorder; nicotine de...

This is Sharon Wilkening's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LPC, LCAS, CCS, LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I received my undergraduate degree from Syracuse University in 1998 after completing an internship at Georgetown Law. I worked in federal law enforcement from 1998-2002 while obtaining my MA in Forensic Psychology from Marymount University. Upon completion of my masters degree, I moved to NY and began working at Lewis County Community Mental Health Center running a youth diversion program for teens who were involved in the criminal justice system and had a mental health diagnosis. In 2003, I began working as a full-time therapist and soon after started in p...

This is Deanna Bucci's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

Hello. My name is Deanna and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of New York . I received my Masters in Social Work from the University at Buffalo's School of Social Work in 2007. I have a wide range of experience working with a variety of individuals and concerns, including grief and loss, trauma and substance abuse issues. I currently work at an outpatient mental health clinic where I provide individual therapy to adolescents, teenagers and adults. I also supervise the Forensic Department in which I serve individuals who are involved in the legal...

This is Samantha Golden's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC,NCC,CAGS
Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Congratulations on the beginning of your journey to mental wellness! I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and have over 25 years in the helping professions. I received my Master's of Science Degree in Education in School Counseling from the State University of New York College at Brockport in School Counseling, and my Certificate of Advanced Study in Mental Health Counseling at the State University of New York College at Brockport. I hold my Certified Clinical Trauma Professional- Level 1 and have done additional trainings in Person Centered Therapy, Cognit...

This is Cristi Riccio Keane's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC,Ed.M.,MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Are you struggling with issues related to anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, school or work related issues, parenting, relationship issues, or major life changes? ​​There comes a time when we need some help from a licensed professional to help cope with many of life’s challenges. I can provide the help you need. My name is Cristi Riccio Keane, LMHC and I am here to help guide you toward a healthier, happier you. I have been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) since 2006. I received 2 Masters Degrees from Columbia University in New York City, an Ed.M....

This is Cheryl Sonilal's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am a Mental Health Counselor licensed in New York. I have 10 years experience working as a counselor and clinical evaluator for a wide range of clients, both adolescents and adults. My experience with adults includes parenting challenges, substance use and addictions, depression and anxiety. I have many years of experience working with adolescents and families, implementing evidenced based practices; Multi-Systemic Therapy in the home. I have engaged in valuable work with adolescents and families, in culturally sensitive situations, specifically, Unaccompanied...

This is Dr. Maria Elena  Cadet's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC-PsyD
Specialties: Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 14

Hello and welcome!! Thank you for selecting me to partner with you on your healing journey. My name is Maria Elena Cadet and I have a license in Mental Health Counseling (LMHC) in the state of New York. I also have a doctorate in clinical psychology. I have experience working with at risk youth, adolescents, children, adults and families in various settings who have experienced a multitude of life challenges and mental health issues. I am enthusiastic and passionate about helping my clients learn coping strategies to improve their lives and manage their st...

This is Hilary Brodsky's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

My name is Hilary Brodsky. I am a licensed clinical social worker. I have been working as a therapist for over 20 years. After I graduated from Columbia University in NYC, I received further training and certification in the treatment of Eating Disorders as well as certification in DBT (a mindfulness, behavioral approach to treatment.) I work with individuals, couples and groups and I use a combination of talk therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectic behavior therapy, all with a relational approach. I believe that therapy is a process and I always see...

This is Yesenia Palomino's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Hello! I am Yesenia. Thank you for taking the time to view my profile and most importantly for taking the time to seek assistance with your journey. I am a psychotherapist with 11 years of experience and it would be my pleasure to help you achieve serenity in your life. I received my clinical training from New York University and have 2 clinical licenses. I have experience working with Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, eating disorders, addictions, marital troubles, among other issues that may prevent clients from living their best life. What you can expect from me as y...

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 Lizhen Yan's avatar and link to their profile
New York
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

As a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), I am dedicated to the supporting the well-being of my clients from a Christian perspective, though I welcome all who seek counseling, regardless of religious background. Whether you’re experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, or parenting/marital troubles, I provide a safe place for you to come individually, as a family, or as a couple. While traditional therapy focuses more on the individual, MFT examines how an individual’s behavior affects both the individual and their relationship as part of a cou...

This is Dr. Gregory Mavrides's avatar and link to their profile
New York
PhD,BCD
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 40

Welcome to my profile. I am a licensed clinical social worker with over 40-years of clinical and 35-years of university-teaching experience as a psychology professor both here, in the States, and abroad: mainland China and United Arab Emirates. My six-year post-graduate training is in developmental object relations theory (a more modernized version of psychoanalytic theory that understands personality as the result of stages of development centering around the relationship with the primary caretaker). However, I incorporate clinical strategies from cogniti...

This is Lillian Tsai's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW-R,ACSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

You are taking the first step to help yourself seeking for support. Welcome to BetterHelp. My hope is to be able to work with you; and through our working together you will achieve what you are looking for. I am a licensed clinician with almost thirty years of experiences in various settings, such as child welfare agency, victim treatment center and hospitals. I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults with a diverse challenges that they have faced in their lives. Some of these are depression, anxiety, domestic violence, trauma, PTSD, living with can...

This is James Baumbusch's avatar and link to their profile
New York
MS,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome! Please feel free to call me Jamey (He/Him). I hope we can begin to work together soon! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over 8 years of experience working with individuals, couples, and families in therapy. I completed my Master's Degree at Purdue University Northwest and then moved to New York City to begin practicing professionally. I have worked in both clinical settings and private practice when providing therapy, and this past year I have been entirely working through video sessions to meet with my clients. I now feel well equipp...

This is Ashley Tierno's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Hi! I'm Ashley and I've been a social worker for nearly 10 years. I've worked primarily in the field of community mental health, helping adults and families cope with whatever challenges life has thrown at them. After completing my masters in social work at New York University in 2011, I worked for a large community center on New York's picturesque Upper West Side. Life then brought me to the San Francisco Bay Area where I had the chance to work in both an outpatient clinic and inpatient hospital setting. My work and life experiences have made me especially in...

This is Wendi Brodis's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! I am a mental health counselor licensed in New York with 5 years experience in psychotherapy. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including, anxiety, trauma, and self-esteem. I have also helped many people manage compulsive behaviors such as excessive pornography use, gambling, shopping, and video gaming. I specialize in treating conditions resulting from a wide range of traumatic experiences, including sexual abuse. I understand the complexity of childhood trauma and the different ways it can cause problems for us in adulthoo...

This is Isabel Jay's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW,MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Isabel Jay and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I hold a Master’s in Social Work from New York University as well as a Master’s in Child Development from Sarah Lawrence College. I have been in practice for 6 years providing mental health counseling and supervision. My approach to therapy is most informed by cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, interpersonal psychotherapy and narrative therapy. In our work together I hope to help you make change in your life and manage struggles such as depression, anxiety, stress, t...

This is Michelle Beaudoin's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LMHC,NCC
Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coaching, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 21

I am a mental health counselor licensed in New York with over 20 years of experience working with individuals to live their most fulfilling lives. My expertise is in helping people who struggle with substance use disorders, disordered eating, family of origin issues, trauma and abuse histories, and emotional dysregulation. I have also worked in numerous roles coaching and mentoring professionals to optimize their career potential and to improve and enhance their leadership skills. I believe the therapeutic relationship is based on mutual trust and collaboration...

This is Kirsten Nagel's avatar and link to their profile
New York
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Self esteem, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years of experience, my aim is to work alongside you to help you through the challenging parts of life and allow you to realize your best self. As someone who is forward-focused and positively oriented, yet realistic and real, I offer clients a unique perspective in dealing with life’s stressors. An outside, fresh perspective, coupled with knowledge gained from years of experience working in various therapeutic settings, will be beneficial in helping you effectively work through and manage these challenges. ...

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!