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

Safe, effective, and caring. Great therapists in New York City, New York are ready to help you. Contacting a counselor is fast and easy, go ahead and say hello.

Maggie Vaughan, LMFT, PhD


330 W. 58th St, Suite 203, New York, New York

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.

Janis McAdams, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

49 West 24th Street, Suite 904, New York, New York

Do you question the choices you have made or wonder why it is so difficult to do the things you want to do? Psychotherapy is a powerful, life changing experience addressing the repeating patterns of thinking and acting that prevent you from attaining your goals

Jessica Allen, LCSW, ACT

Cognitive Behavioral Therapist

125 E 23rd Street, New York, New York

I am passionate and committed to working with my clients to change thinking patterns and behaviors leading to happier, more satisfying lives. I will work with you to set goals, both short term and long term, and help you to achieving them.

Barbara Bennett, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

302 5th Avenue, 8th floor, Room 20, New York, New York

I believe I have a unique ability to connect deeply with both children and families, which is the key to affecting positive change. I approach therapy holistically, incorporating art, imagery and play, when needed. I bring not only knowledge, but heart to my work. I am

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

New York City, New York

Grey Matters Intl & Dr. Kevin Fleming(cited expert for NY Times, CNN, Fortune, Sporting News)is all about bold thinking & neuroscience innovation in getting mood/behavior change when shrinking,feel good self-help, and pills aren't cutting it. Indiv/couples/family.

Adam Jacobson, LCSW, MSOD


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

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.

Rev. Christopher Smith, LCAC, LMHC, LMFT

Helping you find wholeness...

124 East 40th Street, Ste 404, New York, New York

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

Tiffany Miller, Ph.D.


37 West 26th Street, Suite 312, New York, New York

My goal in therapy is to first understand you and then work with you to uncover the barriers that have prevented you from attaining happiness and contentment in your life.

Jonathan Schnapp, LCSW


240 Madison Avenue, New York, New York

Reaching out for help can be very hard. You are coming to therapy for personal reasons, some of which may be uncomfortable to talk about. I offer a safe, non-judgmental space to explore your inner-self, and help you become a better you.

Bryan Bruno, M.D.

Medical Director

280 Madison Ave, Suite 1102, New York City, New York

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.

Christopher Smith

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

Dr. Nikki Nelson DiFranks

1841 Broadway, Suite 700, New York City, New York

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 for more.

Lois Horowitz, Ph.D, LCSW


London Terrace Gardens/ Chelsea/ West 23rd Street, New York, New York

Everyone gets stuck in a rut from time to time. But, when self-defeating patterns of behavior dominate, getting through the day can feel overwhelming. For twenty-five years, I have helped both individuals and couples (gay and straight) to work through difficult emotions

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

Related Sites: 
City of New York 
New York State Mental Health Practitioners

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 or by calling 212-206-5200.


1NYC Planning. (2016). Census - Population. Retrieved from

2New York State Department of Health. (2016). Prevention - Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Retrieved from

3New York City. (2016). Network of Care - Index. Retrieved from

4New York University. (2016). NYC Free Clinic - Health Resources. Retrieved from

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