Dr. Candice Presseau is a Counseling Psychologist in Manhattan who specializes in trauma, as well as relationship issues, anxiety, depression, and coping skills.
As a trauma-informed therapist, Dr. Presseau’s approach is flexible and contingent upon the client’s comfort levels. Clients may prefer to fully disclose their concerns, or they may prefer to focus on developing coping skills rooted in mindfulness and the mind-body approach. Dr. Presseau takes special care to go at the pace her clients are comfortable with.
Dr. Presseau has extensive experience working with clients who are experiencing symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), including concerns over substance use as a coping mechanism. She often uses Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) to help clients accept present realities while also working towards making positive changes. Additionally, she incorporates psychoeducation to help clients understand and normalize their symptoms.