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Here are a few mental health providers that are best suited for you. Your introductory call is always free.
Adam Weitz is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He practices contemporary gestalt psychotherapy. This means that you’ll work in a relational, present, and mindful manner to address your needs. Gestalt psychotherapy is a holistic and humanistic approach. It is embodied, experiential, and relational. Additionally, Adam is trauma certified, so your therapy is informed by current research on the effects, and healing possibilities, after traumatic life experiences.
Alex Brousset is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. He believes in using Harm Reduction and Motivational Interviewing as the base of his work while providing a sex-positive and non-judgmental environment. The theoretical frameworks Alex uses to better understand the concerns at hand are Object Relations and Self-Psychology, both are considered Relational Psychodynamic approaches.
Bob is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. He has worked with LGBTQ+ folx extensively in his 2 years at NYU counseling center, training workshops, and being a speaker at conferences about LGBTQ mental health. He also has extensive lived experience as an out gay man.
Bobby is a Licensed Doctor of Psychology. He created, recruited for, and co-led a therapy group for gay men. Bobby has worked with the LGBTQ+ population in all clinical placements in public hospitals throughout NYC. Bobby has served on committees within academic institutions and public hospitals focused to represent and advocate for this population. His research focuses almost exclusively on this population.
Brie Scolaro is a Licensed Master Social Worker. Brie’s experience includes using individual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) to help LGBTQ+ folx ages 21 and over navigate anxiety, stress, depression, and panic to work towards a rich, fulfilling life.
Charlotte Pfeffer is a fourth-year Clinical Psychology doctoral student at Columbia University. She specializes in working with clients who are struggling with anxiety, depression, OCD, and trauma. Charlotte has trained in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and also psychodynamic therapy, emotion-regulation therapy (ERT), and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT).
Chris is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).Before social works school, Chris volunteered for GMHC and the Ali Forney Center, which caters to homeless LGBTQ+ youth. Since he began practicing as a therapist in (initially as an intern in 2012), Chris has worked extensively with gay men (including couples) and TGNC folx.
Corey Bryant is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. He has extensive experience working with the LGBTQ+ population. He received his MA in Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness from New York University and is certified in motivational interviewing as well as a variety of training related to power dynamics, oppression, and aging with HIV/AIDS.
Darlene is a Pre-licensure Master Social Worker pending the completion of their supervision. Serving the LGBTQIAP+ community and individuals along the queer spectrum is something Darlene has focused on heavily in grad school at NYU; is something they are extremely passionate about, and is a specialization they have personal and direct experience with post-grad for approximately 3 years.
Faith is a Licensed Creative Arts. Art therapy is a unique and groundbreaking modality that can be used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, traditional talk therapy. The best part is that everyone can access the benefits of art therapy, regardless of age or artistic inclination. This kind of therapy focuses on the use of creative outlets to cope with the difficulties you're facing.
Gabriel is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He has over 16 years of clinical social work experience with the LGBTQ+ community and launched his private practice in 2014. He utilizes a relational framework, which means you'll use your relationship in the room to understand how you relate to others in your life.
Dr. Stalk is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She specializes in assessing and treating a wide range of concerns, including generalized anxiety, social anxiety, trichotillomania, phobias, OCD, post-traumatic stress disorder, and depression. She works with adults, adolescents, and children. Trained by some of the world’s leading CBT experts, Dr. Stalk uses a scientifically informed, flexible, and data-driven approach to treatment (M-CBT) to effectively address multiple concerns that may co-occur for clients.
James Vining is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He has specialized training and expertise in working with: gender, sexuality, poly/non-monogamy, kink, complex trauma, self-esteem, relationships, relationship conflict, depression, anxiety, queer and trans youth, coming out and issues related to biculturalism, bilingualism, acculturation, and trauma and loss related to migration.
Dr. Jenna Schleien is experienced in working with folx in the LGBTQ+ community and is affirming of all identities. In addition to her academic background that includes the study of diversity and intersectionality, Jenna has worked with LGBTQ+ folx in individual and group therapy for the past five years. She has helped folx work through issues of gender, sexuality, broader self-concept, and relationships, in conjunction with other mental health concerns/symptoms. Jenna also completed a Certificate of Advanced Training in LGBTQ Healthcare through NYC Health + Hospitals.
Justin is a Licensed Psychoanalyst. He has worked with members of the LGBTQ+ community in several capacities. This includes working with individual clients and couples, training other therapists, and helping professionals on best practices, as well as leading research on improving the higher education curriculum.
Dr. Kateri Berasi is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She is extremely collaborative and has strong experience working with LGBTQIA+ individuals in the creative industries. She is also an excellent match for individuals who subscribe to alternative lifestyles (e.g. kink, multiple-partner relationships, etc.).
Katrina is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Katrina has worked in several community-based organizations and health care settings that focus on providing gender-confirming, queer affirming, culturally competent services to LGBT+ individuals. She has worked with both English speakers and monolingual Spanish speakers. Katrina has worked in the field of harm reduction and substance use which has greatly impacted LGBTQ+ communities. She has significant experience working with individuals with HIV and the confluence of stigma, shame, guilt, and self-identity post-diagnosis. Katrina has worked with PrEP and PEP uptake for LGBTQ+ individuals.
Kelsey is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). She began my career interning at the LGBT Center in Chelsea, providing couples counseling, psychoeducational groups, therapy groups, and organizing community events. Since then, in every context Kelsey has worked in, she has made clear that she is an ally and has a passion for working with the LGBTQ+ community, and has gained extensive experience in several contexts.
Dr. Konata Stallings is a Doctor of Psychology. For over a decade he has worked with various members of the LGBTQ+ community in college counseling, outpatient, and inpatient settings. Dr. Stallings has had the honor of working with those in varying stages of functioning and across the LGBTQ+ spectrum.
Lena is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist. She treats everyone as an individual with their own unique lived experiences and she will meet them where they are at. She listens to understand. Lena has worked with and advocated for many LGBTQ+ kids and teens in residential settings and now in private practice, she specializes in working with Bi+ adults who are navigating their sexuality for maybe the first time and figuring out their place in the world as a bisexual or pansexual person.
Marcus Leaks is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. His clinical practice utilizes cognitive-behavioral, somatic, and relational techniques to explore how your concerns have developed and helps you build skills to interrupt the cycles that are detracting from your quality of life. He integrates a psychodynamic approach to provide you space to unpack both present-day issues and their underlying causes, which can often be found in early life experiences.
Dr. Michael Kaltenbach is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He has been providing psychotherapy services for individuals, groups, and couples within the LGBTQ+ community for the past twenty years in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and New York City.
Opher is a Creative Arts Therapist with a Limited Permit. He specializes in the mind-body connection, relationships, and cultural humility. Opher earned his master’s degree from New York University and is a published and award-winning researcher. He has experience supporting people with mental health challenges (anxiety, depression, trauma, disorganized thinking, behavior dysregulation); somatic issues (sleep, pain, eating); and identity exploration (LGBTQ+, immigration, life transitions).
Patrick Abrams is a Licensed Master Social Worker. Through his lived experience as a Gay man, he has worked with LGBTQ+ populations in professional, academic, and personal endeavors for years. Patrick has worked with LGBTQ+-identifying children & adolescents involved with the foster care system. He also worked with LGBTQ+ individuals at a university health center. In both settings, Patrick offered crisis and individual supportive counseling, as well as group therapy, case management, and interdisciplinary team work.
Rachel Vetter is a Licensed Master Social Worker. She has worked individually and with non-profit agencies to combat the mental health issues & trauma that plague the LGBTQIA+ community. She has experience with clients that are active sex workers, survivors of intimate partner violence, and clients experiencing general anxiety & depression in direct relation to their sexuality and relationships.
Rebecca is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist. Rebecca works with members of the LGBTQ+ community in her private practice. It is a community she is passionate about supporting. Rebecca used to facilitate and create programming for a gender & sexualities alliance (aka gay-straight alliance aka GSA) at the public high school where she was a therapist for 5 years, provided LGBTQ+ competency professional development workshops to high school staff at that same public school, brought drama therapy programming to Harvey Milk HS in conjunction with a theatre piece on the theme of suicide/bullying in LGBTQ+ adolescent community, participation in and support of queer and trans wellness initiatives & advocacy
Ricky's a psychotherapist specializing in clients who have experienced multiple failed therapies and treatment non-response. He speaks English and Spanish with native fluency. Ricky’s approach is collaborative and attuned - helping you remain focused, while staying flexible within yourself and in relationships. He helps clients with depression/anxiety, persistent interpersonal problems, self-defeating behaviors, somatic issues, complex trauma, personality spectrum disorders, and dissociative disorders (including DID).
Ryan Jocobs is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He utilizes evidence-based treatments from various modalities. Ryan incorporates various modalities including CBT, AEDP, Psychodynamic, and Relational psychotherapy. Ryan's experience is with individuals, couples, and group therapy addressing a variety of interpersonal issues and mental health concerns.
Ryan Rifkin is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Having worked alongside agencies including the LGBT Center, the Ali Forney Center, and Callen Lorde, Ryan understands the unique and complex mental health needs of LGBTQ+ people from a variety of cultural and social backgrounds. With this in mind, he offers practice amenities including full-time office assistance and expeditious prescription services.
Sabrina is a Licensed Master Social Worker. They have extensive experience working with the LGBTQIAA* population. They completed their social work internship at the Hetrick-Martin Institute in 2017, and ever since, have spearheaded queer/LGBTQIAA*/GSM initiatives in their professional work. They are also a queer trans/non-binary person themselves.
Dr. Sadi Fox has a variety of specializations and interest areas within the LGBTQ+community. She has lead multiple therapy groups with the community and can provide gender-affirming surgery letters and consults on HRT. Sadi is a specialist in eating disorders and body image issues as well.
Simone is a Licensed Psychoanalyst (LP). She has extensive experience with the LGBTQ+ community, and identify as queer herself. Most of Simone's practice is made up of LGBTQ+ clients. She is a clinical supervisor of LGBTQ+ peer counselors seeing LGBTQ+ clients in support groups and a walk-in center at the organization Identity House. Simone was a therapist intern at Streetwork Safe Horizon, a shelter for homeless youth, and many of the clients there had left homes and other unsafe situations because of their gender identity or sexual orientation. Prior to starting her private practice 2 years ago, Simone was a therapist in training at a postgraduate institute for 5 years where I worked with many LGBTQ+ clients as well. Simone lives her life in the queer community and is also a queer parent.
Symonne Kennedy is a Licensed Master Social Worker. Using a person-centered framework, her goal is to establish an open, accepting, and compassionate space for you to feel comfortable sharing your experiences. By drawing on your lived experiences and relationships with others, together Symonne and you can work to create a sustainable, healthy, and enjoyable life.
William Chum is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. He is an LGBTQ+ affirming therapist specialized in working with individuals coping with anxiety, depression, and trauma (acute, chronic, or complex.) He takes pride in providing a safe and zero judgment space for individuals dealing with issues related to self-esteem, coming out, exploring gender expression and gender identity, and other related issues.
Dr. Yoni Mandelbaum is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. He specializes in working with adolescents, college students, and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, and related concerns. He utilizes a cognitive-behavioral (CBT) approach.
Zach Rawlings is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. Zach is certified in EMDR. His practice is informed by his theoretical orientations which are CBT and psychodynamic. Zach is currently finishing his doctoral dissertation in clinical psychology. He has extensive knowledge on the treatment of eating disorders and how they uniquely impact gay men.