Counseling in New York City, NY. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in New York City, New York will help you make the changes you want.


Nikki DiFranks, PhD, MA, MS, LCSW-R

Nikki DiFranks, PhD, MA, MS, LCSW-R

Dr. Nikki Nelson DiFranks

1841 Broadway, Suite 700, New York City, New York 10023 | 917-860-9057

I am a PhD Licensed Clinical Social Worker with nearly thirty years of experience working with individuals, couples and groups. My experience ranges from serious persistent mental illness to personality disorders. Visit my website at http://nelsonworks.net for more.

Maggie Vaughan, LMFT, PhD

Maggie Vaughan, LMFT, PhD

Psychotherapist

330 W. 58th St, Suite 203, New York, New York 10019 | 917-856-8110

Psychotherapist with over 15 years of experience. Therapy with Dr. Vaughan is engaging and collaborative and seeks to provide immediate relief as well as long-term growth.

Lauren Rigney, MS, LMHC, NCC, BC-TMH, ACS

Lauren Rigney, MS, LMHC, NCC, BC-TMH, ACS

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

352 7th Avenue, Suite 705, New York, New York 10001 | 646-481-7577

I have a unique and effective approach to counseling as I have a background in both the mind and the body. I work with you to create tailored treatment plans that can be integrated into your daily life. I am a client-centered, integrative counselor.

Bryan Bruno, M.D.

Bryan Bruno, M.D.

Medical Director

280 Madison Ave, Suite 1102, New York City, New York 10016 | 212-517-1867

Dr. Bruno is the founder and Medical Director at Mid City TMS. He is widely recognized as an expert in transcranial magnetic stimulation, psychopharmacology and the treatment of complex, refractory Mood Disorders, including Major Depression.

Walter Masterson, LCSW

Walter Masterson, LCSW

Psychotherapy and Counseling

Home visits , Suffolk County, New York 11743 | (646) 745-7755

When seeking a therapist, the primary considerations must be finding someone with whom you can discuss anything, and who possesses the empathy and insight to empower you. It is an investment in living a fulfilling life; nothing is more valuable.

Jeff Robinson, MSW

Jeff Robinson, MSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

16 East 41st Street, New York, New York 10017 | 646-413-9416

I have been practicing for over 15 years. I was in the corporate world (fashion/retail) prior to this. I am a husband and father and very cognizant of the demands that family/marriage/work play in our lives. Additionally, I am an active participant in our sessions.

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

19 West 34th St., Penthouse, New York, New York 10001 | 347-450-3026

Do you feel stuck in your life, unsure or unable to make important changes so you can have the life you want? I will help you to sort out what isn't working, clarify your feelings and thoughts, and guide you through processing change on a deep level.

Linda J. Arkin, LCSW

Linda J. Arkin, LCSW

LCSW

205 West End Avenue, Suite 1R, New York, New York 10023 | 212-414-9677

My goal is not only to reduce pain and conflict, but to move toward fulfilling the client's potential in every area of life. I approach each individual/couple with curiosity, compassion, openness and a willingness to learn.

Christopher Smith

Christopher Smith

Kenneth Jedding, LCSW, MA

Kenneth Jedding, LCSW, MA

Licensed Psychotherapist

41 E 11th Street, New York, New York 10003 | 9173592959

I can help you overcome the obstacles that are holding you back, so you can start to feel better, experience your life differently, and move forward with more confidence, hope and satisfaction.

Rev. Christopher Smith, LCAC, LMHC, LMFT

Rev. Christopher Smith, LCAC, LMHC, LMFT

Helping you find wholeness...

124 East 40th Street, Ste 404, New York, New York 10016 | 212-655-9605

Each individual that comes to me is seen as a whole person. As I walk beside you as you seek to find wholeness in your life, I will use my professional clinical background as well as an understanding of different spiritualities to help you on this journey

Fabiana Franco, Ph.D. LLC

Fabiana Franco, Ph.D. LLC

Dr. Fabiana Franco

65 Central Park West Suite D1, New York, New York 10023 | (646) 406-2421

Do you want a psychologist who combines academic expertises with compassion and warmth? Dr. Fabiana Franco incorporates creativity, professionalism, and kindness into every session. No matter how deep your pain, you have the ability to lead a better life.

Adam Jacobson, LCSW, MSOD

Adam Jacobson, LCSW, MSOD

Psychotherapist

420 West End Avenue (80th Street), New York, New York 10024 | 212.875.1867

My approach depends on the patient with whom I am working, but a belief I always hold is that people heal and change when they cultivate a healthy internal voice that can guide them through the challenges of their past, present, and future.



Help for marriages, separation, divorce, individuals, families and relationships with counseling in New York City and the surrounding areas.

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About New York

The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, Chelsea, Tribeca, Gramercy, Battery Park, Midtown, Belmont, University Heights, Hillcrest

"The Big Apple". NYC is the largest most densely populated city in the US with 8.3 million people1 living in 322 square miles. It is a major center of commerce and finance and the Headquarters of numerous worldwide corporations.  Known as ‘the city that never sleeps’ because of its 24 hour subway and restaurants you will be surprised to find that the city is bustling with tourists all through the night.  Therapy in New York offers individual and family growth through positive change. Mental health and psychology are growing career fields and the city has a number of university programs that train individuals in these helping professions.  During the day, visitors to NYC like to see the trading floor of the world renown stock exchange; this is available during select times and viewed in a quiet observation room overlooking this famous floor. 

Of course no one will ever forget the trauma of 9/11 and how individuals and families rose up to the immense challenge against one of the most devastating events, and were able to find life again. This is a strong testimony to the spirit and strength of the people of New York. Counseling in NYC administers expert therapy from licensed and trained therapists whose goal is to help you through difficult situations in your life. Find life changing help with a caring therapist.

In the evening, visitors usually take in a show on Broadway or 42nd Street or enjoy the city Ballet Opera or Philharmonic. For the sport fans, there are baseball games including the Mets and the Yankees. Eating out in NYC is a must and the choice of cuisine enormously varies with popular choices being New York cheesecake and bagels, pizza and pasta, reflecting the influences of many vibrant cultures including those of Jewish, Italian, and Christian.  Counseling in NY is a source of healing and spiritual renewal for marriages, couples, families, and individuals who are need of professional help.  A therapist NYC can be an invaluable guide to a better life free from the issues that are binding you.

Mental Health in New York City

According to the New York State Office of Mental Health, 1 in 5 New Yorkers has symptoms of a mental disorder and 1 in 10 adults and children experience mental health challenges that affect their ability to function effectively in work and/or school.2 These statistics paired with New York City's rising homeless population could mean trouble for America's largest city, but thankfully there are several resources available throughout the city to those struggling with poor mental health.

In addition to its countless attractions, New York City has a wide array of mental health services including LifeNet, a free and confidential crisis prevention hotline for those seeking help with mental health and/or substance abuse. LifeNet is accessible 24/7 and may be reached directly by calling 1-800-LIFENET.3

New York University's Langone Medical Center proudly offers a directory of free and low-cost mental health service for New York City residents of all ages and backgrounds. According to the site, there are eight free mental health clinics throughout the city including clinics at Mt. Sinai and Columbia University.4 To learn more about these clinics and others like them, visit Langone Medical Center's online at www.nycfreeclinic.med.nyu.edu or by calling 212-206-5200.


References

1NYC Planning. (2016). Census - Population. Retrieved from http://www.nyc.gov/html/dcp/html/census/popcur.shtml

2New York State Department of Health. (2016). Prevention - Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Retrieved from http://www.health.ny.gov/prevention/prevention_agenda/

3New York City. (2016). Network of Care - Index. Retrieved from http://newyorkcity.ny.networkofcare.org/mh/index.aspx

4New York University. (2016). NYC Free Clinic - Health Resources. Retrieved from http://nycfreeclinic.med.nyu.edu/information-for-patients/health-resources/list-by-service

New York City is located in New York County, New York. It has a land area of 301.46 square miles and a water area of 166.73 square miles.  The population of New York City is 8.55 million people with 3.11 million households and a median annual income of $53,373. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for New York City, NY

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in New York City is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your New York City therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local New York City public health department.