Alysha  Perlman

Alysha Perlman

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Accepting new clients for morning, daytime, & afternoon online therapy appointments (updated June 26, 2020)

Offers Online Sessions

Specialties & Expertise

  • Loss and grief
  • Medical crises
  • Anxiety
  • Career counseling
  • Relationships
  • Chronic illness

Professional statement

Alysha Perlman is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) at A Good Place Therapy at the intersection of the Financial District and Tribeca. She specializes in grief and loss, medical crises, anxiety, career counseling, and relationships. She works with adults across the lifespan.

Alysha’s utilizes an eclectic treatment approach that includes Cognitive Behavior Therapist (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), mindfulness practices, and behavior modifications. Alysha helps her clients move through the grieving process and creates an individualized treatment plan that takes into account their unique experience. If appropriate, she helps connects her clients connect with outside resources, including support groups. She believes that each person’s journey is unique and ensures her client’s needs are being met.

When working with adults with generalized anxiety, social anxiety, or work-related anxiety, Alysha helps them explore their thought patterns and what triggers the anxiety before offering coping strategies and behavior modifications.

Alysha has a certificate in palliative care and has experience working with individuals who have been diagnosed with a serious illness. She offers a nonjudgmental, confidential space for clients to grieve or work through their anxiety. A Good Place Therapy is conveniently located near the Park Place and Fulton Street subway stations.

Message to clients

Everyday we are confronted with stressful situations in this busy city. Having someone you can be open and honest with can make a difference during the more difficult days. You do not need to be in crisis to seek therapy and it can be helpful to have someone to discuss the day to day as well to build your tools for when life throws that curveball. Having a safe space to talk can make a world of difference!


Loss and grief - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Medical crises - Support around medical emergencies

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

Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying goals and steps to building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Chronic illness - Receiving a diagnosis; adjusting to lifestyle and medication changes; coping with related changes in mood, emotions, and relationships; managing symptoms and stress

General expertise


Alysha Perlman is not in-network with any insurances.

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

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $250 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $160 - $250
  • Initial session: $250 (50min)

Therapist's note

Alysha can file out-of-network claims directly, and clients pay only the deductible—may be the full fee or a reduced fee—or the co-pay up front.


Remote video therapy sessions offered? Yes

Tribeca practice

225 Broadway

Suite 2010

New York, NY 10007

  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 5:45pm-8:45pm
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 5:45pm-8:45pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

A Good Place Therapy, 2018 - Present

New York Presbyterian Hospital, 2013 - Present

Columbia University School of Social Work, MSW, 2013

Hobart and William Smith Colleges, BA, 2011


  • English