Carrie  Hunter

Carrie Hunter

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Master of Social Work, MSW Practice: Rivia Mind Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York, Florida Accepting Online
Updated January 3, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Life transitions
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-esteem
  • Stress management
  • Trauma

Professional statement

Carrie received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Potsdam and her Master of Social Work from Stony Brook University. She has clinical experience from working in intensive outpatient programs, residential, homeless services, and outpatient clinics. Carrie integrates strength-based and holistic approaches in her practice, including person-centered therapy, humanistic therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, supportive therapy, motivational interviewing, and mindfulness. She dedicates time to exploring and identifying each client's unique needs, tailoring her approach to meet their individual requirements. She enjoys working with young adults through the transitional stages in their lives.

Carrie specializes in working with individuals processing trauma, stress, life transitions, anxiety, depression, family conflict, self-esteem, and relationship issues. Carrie provides individuals with a non-judgmental, supportive space to heal and be their authentic selves while working through life's challenges together and discovering their strengths. Carrie focuses on guiding individuals through understanding and processing challenges, enhancing self-awareness, and promoting emotional well-being. She uses an empathetic, compassion-focused, person-centered approach toward every conversation to create a safe space for the client's therapeutic journey.


Specialties

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $225 (55min)
  • Initial session: $200 (45min)

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:

  • Super billing
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

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 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 6 years

Rivia Mind, Therapist, LMSW, 2024 - Present

Stony Brook University, Master of Social Work, 2018
State University of New York at Potsdam, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 2016


Licensure

New York: 106955

Florida: TPIC240


Languages

English