Courtney  Blashki
Vetted

Courtney Blashki

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Accepting Online
Brooklyn Not Accepting In-person
Updated November 1, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Domestic violence
  • Cultural adjustment

Professional statement

Courtney Blashki is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in New York, NY. She specializes in supporting those who have experienced domestic violence and sexual assault, and also has extensive experience working with clients who face immigration stress or challenges with cultural adjustment. Many of her clients struggle with anxiety, depression, trauma, loneliness, or feelings of low self-worth.

Sessions with Courtney take an integrative approach, pulling the most effective techniques from evidence-based therapy modalities. She practices Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) to help clients break out of unhealthy patterns, and also draws from mindfulness therapy and psychodynamic therapy. Clients benefit from a comprehensive, flexible therapy style that is catered to their unique needs.

Courtney believes that clients are the expert on their own experiences, meeting clients where they are in their lives and working together to facilitate progress. Her guiding principle is that clients are the pilot and she is the co-pilot partnering them along their journey to healing.

Courtney earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from New York University. She has practiced therapy internationally for the last decade, working in the global mental health field. Her style is warm, compassionate, and empathetic. She enjoys bringing humor into her conversations with clients, and helps them navigate through their mental health challenges.


Message to clients

Hey there, i'm really excited to partner and build our therapeutic relationship. When we start our sessions, I want you to feel that this is your space that is focussed and dedicated to you. Your experiences and comfort are paramount as i create a safe space, free of judgment, to aid with and enable your individual growth. I will integrate diverse, evidence based, and trauma informed therapeutic methodologies to meet your needs. My goal is to cultivate a trusting, secure and comfortable environment, fostering a collaborative partnership centered on your well-being and progress. I look forward to partnering with you in working towards a present and a future that aligns with your goals. Look forward to meeting you soon!


Specialties

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

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

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

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

Cultural adjustment - Acclimating to a new environment; managing stress and coping with feelings of loss and separation from familiar people and places




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Meritain Health
  • Nippon Life Benefits
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Trustmark
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $140 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $100 - $140

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
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly

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 7am-9am, 5pm-9pm
  • Tue 7am-9am, 5pm-9pm
  • Wed 7am-9am, 5pm-9pm
  • Thu 7am-9am, 5pm-9pm
  • Fri 7am-9am, 5pm-9pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun 5pm-9pm

Brooklyn practice
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 Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years

The International Rescue Committee (IRC), 2022 - 2023
Sauti Yetu Center for African Women and Families, 2018 - 2022
Catholic Charities, 2016 - 2018
Marillac, Australia, 2012 - 2015

Harvard University, Global Mental Health: Trauma and Recovery Certificate, 2018
New York University, MSW, 2016
RMIT University, Psychology Honors, 2014
RMIT University, BSW and Psychology, 2012


Licensure

New York: 092317


Languages

English