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Clinical Social Worker / Therapist in New York, NY

Preferred Member

Areale Counseling & Wellness, LLC

Areale Counseling & Wellness, LLC | Clinical Social Worker / Therapist photo
A place for self-discovery, emotional health and healing
At Areale Counseling & Wellness, we care about your emotional health and wellness. We offer a safe, non-judgmental space for individuals and couples to explore personal issues, recognize problematic patterns, and formulate new options and solutions to improve their mental wellbeing and quality of life.

Our professional, compassionate and expertly trained therapists are here to partner with you to achieve your psychotherapeutic, wellness goals along the path towards individuation.

We help professionals, couples, artists and graduate students to reach their potential and create a life filled with self-acceptance, self-worth and happiness.

Depending on your individual needs, learning style and goals, we may use culturally appropriate, evidence-based modalities, such as cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, mindfulness, LGBTQI affirmative therapy and depth psychology.
Practice Areas/Issues Treated
 Counseling / Therapy  Life Transitions
 Anger Management  Loneliness
 Anxiety and Panic  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Marriage Counseling
 Bicultural Difficulties  Men's Issues
 Body Image Issues  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Caregiver Issues  Online / Teletherapy
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Couples Therapy  Premarital Counseling
 Depression  Psychoanalysis
 Divorce  Relationship Issues
 Domestic Violence  Religious Counseling
 Family Conflict  Self-Esteem Issues
 Gay or Lesbian Issues  Sexual Dysfunction
 Gender Identity / Transgenderism  Stress Management
 Gifted / Talented Issues  Trauma and PTSD
 Grief and Loss  Women's Issues
 Group Therapy  Work and Career Issues
 Life and Wellness Coaching
Licenses/Certifications
 Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW)  Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW)
Education/Training
I have a broad educational and professional background in clinical social work, depth psychology, cognitive and behavioral science, and soulful healing, all of which inform my approach to counseling and coaching. I employ a unique style in working with the LGBTQIA community, multicultural populations, African-Africans and peoples of Africanist ancestry in the diaspora.

Depth Psychology -- Pacifica Graduate Institute
Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice -- New York University
Generalist Clinical Social Work -- Stony Brook University
Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy -- Medical University of South Carolina
Seminar in the Field (SIFI) Columbia University in the City of New York
Bio
I offer a safe, emotionally warm and supportive space for individuals and couples to explore personal issues, and recognize problematic patterns. As a depth oriented psychotherapist and life coach, my goal is to partner with you to formulate new options and solutions to help you meet your personal goals.

My treatment approach is personalized, collaborative, non-judgmental and empathetic.

If you are ready to live a mindful, fulfilling life call or send us a message to schedule a phone or video consultation or an appointment.
Memberships
American Psychological Association, NY Chapter
National Association of Social Workers, NY Chapter
Payments Accepted
All major credit cards, cash, venmo, cash app, zelle