Anneka  Davis
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Anneka Davis

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Practice: Open-Minded Therapy LCSW, PLLC Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Accepting Online
Virtual Not Accepting In-person
Updated November 1, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Alcohol use disorder & addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Domestic violence
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Hoarding

Professional statement

Anneka Davis has been in the Social Work industry for over 20 years. She has a passion for working with individuals dealing with depression and anxiety. Anneka provides a holistic approach to ensure each client is treated in totality; Mind Body and Spirit. She has worked with women who have encountered Domestic Violence. She herself is a survivor. She has worked with clients who have a substance abuse history as well as with those who feel like they've lost control and need help with guidance to a clear path in life.

Anneka offers a soft tone and an understanding ear to all of her clients. She utilizes Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Narrative Therapy. She finds that these provide her clients with the space and grace to be themselves and help discover solutions to their problems. Using these therapeutic approaches, Anneka aims to relay to each client that they are in control of their own lives and that things can and will get better.

As the author of her own book; MY Complete 180, Three Simple Strategies to Shift your Mindset and Transform the Way You Live, Anneka introduces her methods to help show people that with the right mindset, much can change. Writing is something that brings Anneka solace and she encourages her clients to journal as well as other therapeutic approaches. The mind is a powerful tool. Anneka hopes to use her vast knowledge to help others live life to the fullest in the happiest and most healthiest way.


Message to clients

Finding the right therapist can be daunting. You know you need the help, but how do you choose the right therapist for you? Well It's simple, message me! I can help show you how fulfilling and peaceful life can be. Everything is tied to our choices. I want to help you win in this thing we call life. I can show you my 3 step strategy that will help you shift your mindset and transform your life.

I offer you a safe, warm environment where you can discover the answers you've been looking for but could never find. I want to open you up to things like aromatherapy, journaling, deep breathing techniques, and uniquely designed therapeutic approaches that fit the individual you. No cookie cutter therapy here. You will be treated like the amazing individual that you are. Together we can move mountains.


Specialties

Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Tolerating emotional discomfort; reducing or eliminating reliance on alcohol; development of new coping mechanisms for stress and suffering.

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

Domestic violence - Caring support along the pathway to safety, wellbeing, and healing for those surviving a partner’s abusive attempts to control one’s thoughts, beliefs, and actions

Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect

Hoarding - Developing an understanding of hoarding practices and the impulse to hoard; processing through the emotions that revolve around physical objects and setting goals to decrease this behavior




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Loveland Therapy Fund Clients

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Brighton Health Plans / Magnacare
  • Cigna
  • Healthfirst
  • Northwell Direct
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • SEIU
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $185 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $120 - $185

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
  • Credit Card
  • Zelle
  • IvyPay
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am -5 pm
  • Tue 9am -5 pm
  • Wed 9am -5 pm
  • Thu 9am -5 pm
  • Fri 9am -5 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun 9am -5 pm

Virtual practice
70 East Sunrise Hwy , Suite #500, Valley Stream, New York 11581
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am -5 pm
  • Tue 9am -5 pm
  • Wed 9am -5 pm
  • Thu 9am -5 pm
  • Fri 9am -5 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun 9am -5 pm

Work and Education

Open-Minded Therapy, LCSW, PLLC, Psychotherapist , 2022 - Present


Licensure

New York: 091793


Languages

English