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Allison Reynolds(She/Her/Hers)

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-R
New York
Vocal Psychotherapy-Music Psychotherapy- Anxiety - Depression- Trauma- LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics-

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Professional statement

Allison Reynolds is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Creative Arts Therapist specializing in Music Psychotherapy and Vocal Psychotherapy. She is located in New York City and works with young adults and adults, both in person in her office in Midtown or remotely. She often helps individuals with the emotions that arise from depression, anxiety, complex or developmental trauma, relationship issues, substance use issues, LGBTQAI2S+ and others. Although she is not in-network with any insurances, she helps clients navigate out-of-network options and has a sliding scale. She has special rates for students.

Allison specializes in Vocal Psychotherapy, an advanced model of music psychotherapy developed by Dr. Diane Austin. Vocal psychotherapy can deepen the therapy process with a focus on our own natural sounds, vocal improvisation, the breath, the mind/body connection, songs and dialogue to promote interpersonal growth and change. Experience how deep breathing, natural sounds and movements can enable a deeper connection between body, mind and spirit.

Through the use of Music Psychotherapy, Vocal Psychotherapy and verbal processing, Allison gently guides clients through introspection into their lives and minds, accessing deep emotions that touch on their inner beliefs, dreams, and needs. Her therapy style helps clients feel empowered and confident.

Allison has a Master’s degree in Social Work from Hunter College and a Master’s degree in Music Therapy from New York University. She has advanced training in vocal psychotherapy and a board certification (MT-BC) in music therapy. She is a professor in the music therapy department at NYU and presents internationally, with her work reaching therapists across the globe.


New York: 082403 - New York: 001890




Vocal Psychotherapy - Developed by Dr. Diane Austin, vocal psychotherapy is an advanced model of music psychotherapy which can deepen the therapy process with a focus on our own natural sounds, vocal improvisation, the breath, the mind/body connection, songs and dialogue to promote interpersonal growth and change.

Music Psychotherapy - Do you find listening to or playing music healing? Music has a way of tapping into our deepest emotions, which can be difficult to find words for.

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

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

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


  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Allison Reynolds is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$250 (60min)
  • Sliding scale:$150 - $250

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:

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

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

  • Weekly
  • Multiple times a week
Therapist's note

I also accept HSA (Healthcare Savings Accounts)

Client testimonials

"Allison was so responsive and kind from the first outreach. I’m new to this type of therapy and was immediately comfortable during my very first session with her. Her office is peaceful and beautiful, and I look forward to continuing working with her!"
- Zencare client February 2024