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Mental Health Counselor / Therapist in New York, NY

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Ami Kaplan, LCSW

Ami Kaplan, LCSW | Mental Health Counselor / Therapist photo
New York Psychotherapy
Gender, Relationships, Sexuality
Do you have trouble asserting your own wishes and needs? Do you tend to not give them priority? I help people feel more comfortable with their own agenda, deal with difficult individuals and change entrenched roles in relationships.

I also help people cope with difficult life transitions such as coming out or transitioning. I have worked with transgendered individuals for several years, helping them to transition to the desired level of their chosen gender.
Practice Areas/Issues Treated
 Counseling / Therapy  Grief and Loss
 Addiction  Group Therapy
 Anger Management  Life Transitions
 Anxiety and Panic  Loneliness
 Asperger's Syndrome  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Marriage Counseling
 Bicultural Difficulties  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Body Image Issues  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Caregiver Issues  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Chronic Illness  Psychoanalysis
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Relationship Issues
 Couples Therapy  Self-Esteem Issues
 Depression  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Divorce  Stress Management
 Eating Disorders  Trauma and PTSD
 Gay or Lesbian Issues  Women's Issues
 Gender Identity / Transgenderism  Work and Career Issues
 Gifted / Talented Issues
Licenses/Certifications
 Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Education/Training
New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker - LCSW
MSW from New York University
Post Graduate Psychoanalytic Training: Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Study Center Graduate.
Bio
Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis


Some areas of specialty Include:

● issues of assertion
● overcome fears about speaking up
● change entrenched roles in relationships
● be able to put your agenda out there
● gay, lesbian issues and transgender issues
● relationship help, couples problems

In-network provider for: 1199, Aetna, Health Plus, Health Net, HIP (now EmbelmHealth and
CompreHealth), Fidelis Care, Tricare and PHCS
Memberships
Clinical Director of New York Psychotherapy Collective .
World Professional Association for Transgender Health
National Association of Social Workers
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, insurance, pay-pal (credit cards)
Hours:10-8
License:LCSW, New York
Helpful Links
Location
113 University Place
#1008
New YorkNY 10003
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