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.
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
Alysha Perlman is not in-network with any insurances.
Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.
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.
Sliding scale: A limited number of lower fee sessions are available to clients who need a reduced fee to receive therapy.
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