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most availability in the morning, Friday afternoons
Calla Jo is a Licensed Psychoanalyst and Licensed Clinical Social Worker with two offices in Greenwich Village and Union Square, New York, specializing in issues of loneliness, anxiety, depression, relationships, identity formation, and emotional fluency. Calla works to provide culturally-sensitive care, and her practice is affirming of LGBTQ+ clients, people of color, and individuals with marginalized identities.
As both a psychoanalyst and a social worker, Calla has a unique understanding of pathways of human development, relational patterns, and larger social structures. Her insight-oriented approach helps clients to better understand how they see themselves and their roles in relationships and at work.
Calla sees an eclectic mix of clients of all ages. She strives to develop a strong therapeutic relationship with each individual and explore difficult thoughts and feelings in a warm, open environment. Her Chelsea office is conveniently located by the 9th Street metro station.
Loneliness - Navigating issues stemming from disconnection and isolation
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 through hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
People of color and LGBTQ topics - Exploring questions related to power, oppression, sexuality, and gender identity; strengthening understanding in relationships; family and cultural challenges
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Emotional fluency - Learning to express one's emotions into words
Calla Jo is not in-network with any insurances.
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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:
Center for Human Development, Co-Director of Clinical Studies, 2018 - Present
Clinic / Private Practice, 2000 - Present
Center for Human Development, Faculty, 2013 - 2018
Center for Human Development, Certificate in Psychoanalysis Training, 2013
New York University, MSW, 2000
Yale University, BA, 1988