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Aaron Lauber(He/Him/His)

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
New York
Creative and performing artists-LGBTQIA and sexuality topics-Helping professionals-Relational trauma-Self-esteem & shame-Managing emotions-

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Professional statement

Aaron Lauber is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor practicing in NoMad, Manhattan. Aaron has deep expertise in working with members of the LGBTQIA community, creative and performing artists, people in helping professions, and individuals struggling with trauma, self-esteem, and life transitions. Aaron has enjoyed working with a diverse clientele and brings a culturally sensitive lens to his practice.

Aaron takes an integrative approach to therapy, incorporating elements of insight-oriented, emotion-focused, and trauma processing techniques along with the philosophy and practice of mindfulness. Aaron aims to guide his clients in understanding how past painful experiences influence how they navigate the world and its obstacles in the present.

Aaron is excited to help his clients embrace their authentic selves and live their lives in the fullest way possible. He welcomes clients of all identities and backgrounds, encouraging them to bring their whole selves to his office, a short walk from the Herald Square subway station.

Message to clients

My work as a counselor and psychotherapist is devoted to guiding people through the process of healing trauma and shame, helping people reconnect with their true selves and deepest passions, and supporting people as they create the most authentic and meaningful lives possible. I look forward to talking to you and exploring whether we might work together.

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 11 years

Private Practice
Center for Optimal Performance
National Institute for the Psychotherapies
Gouverneur Health
Concordia College, New York
Mental Health Association of NYC

Fordham University, MSEd Mental Health Counseling, 2013


New York: 008940




Creative and performing artists - Navigating life as a freelance artist/performer in the competitive NYC arena; balancing creativity and passion with making a living; transforming creative blocks; managing anxiety around putting yourself out there

LGBTQIA and sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Helping professionals - Managing overwhelming stress and expectations; increasing effective ways of restoring and maintaining emotional stability and health; addressing challenging relationships with coworkers and bosses

Relational trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Self-esteem & shame - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

Managing emotions - Helping clients build skills to effectively manage difficult emotions and moods


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Aaron Lauber is not in-network with any insurances.

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Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$275 (50min)
  • Sliding scale:$0 - $275

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • As needed
Therapist's note

I have a background in insurance billing and can help you understand and utilize your out-of-network insurance benefits. I submit claims directly to out-of-network insurers on behalf of my clients.

I also offer a "pay-what-you-can" fee on a case-by-case basis to make my services available to those for whom my full fee is unaffordable.