Brittany  Banks

Brittany Banks

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Practice: Resilience Lab Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Accepting Online

Please note that at this time, I'm unable to accept Medicare or Medicaid plans.

Updated January 31, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Academic challenges
  • ADHD
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Life coaching
  • Parenting

Professional statement

Brittany's approach to healing is grounded in a compassionate, earnest, and client-centered attitude, with a deep commitment to promoting growth, self-discovery, and overall well-being. With extensive credentials, experience, and specialties, she is equipped to provide effective support and facilitate positive change for her clients. Brittany prioritizes a warm, non-judgmental, and confidential space where clients can freely express themselves. She actively listens to clients' experiences, concerns, and goals, fostering a strong therapeutic alliance built on trust and collaboration. As a therapist, Brittany believes that every individual possesses the inner strength and resources to overcome challenges and achieve personal growth.


Message to clients

Working with me is an experience characterized by empathy, professionalism, and a commitment to your well-being and development. It is my number one priority that you feel like a collaborator in your therapeutic journey and that you feel empowered to bring any topic to our space. You can trust that I will be encouraging and passionate as we work through challenges and that I will be your biggest cheerleader when it comes to celebrating accomplishments or positive steps. My commitment to your well-being, coupled with my expertise and client-centered approach, creates an environment conducive to growth, healing, and positive change.


Specialties

Academic challenges - Addressing underperformance in coursework, school avoidance, and procrastination

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

Autism spectrum disorder - Support understanding the diagnosis and related challenges and strengths; skill-building in areas of daily routine, transitions, coping with overwhelming sensory experiences, social skills, and emotion identification and regulation

Life coaching - Identifying intentions and implementing strategies to build resilience and work towards one’s personal, health, or career goals

Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support




Clientele

  • Children (<12)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna International
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • All Savers Insurance Company
  • Allied Benefit Systems
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule Insurance Company
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Meritain Health
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)
  • Nippon Life Benefits
  • Optum
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Surest (formerly Bind)
  • Trustmark
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Shared Services
  • University of California Berkeley Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet Student)
  • Wellfleet

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $100 - $150

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 - 7pm
  • Tue 9am - 7pm
  • Wed 9am - 7pm
  • Thu 9am - 7pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun 12pm - 4pm

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 6 years

Resilience Lab, Therapist, 2023 - Present

Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, Masters, 2020


Licensure

New York: 112396


Languages

English