Daniel Shabtai is a Mental Health Counselor located in New York City. Daniel believes that everyone has the ability to grow and achieve their goals and that sometimes that's harder than others. Daniel works with people who want to cultivate real change in their lives, whether that's learning to manage depression or anxiety, getting along better with other people or their romantic partners, or helping people accomplish that career goal they desire. Daniel believes that establishing a good connection with his clients and creating manageable and growth-oriented goals can lead to lasting positive change. Daniel's theoretical preference is psychodynamic and person centered therapy, while utilizing mindfulness based skills. Daniel believes that traditional talk therapy coupled with skill-based interventions can help you with whatever you're struggling with. Together you can establish a strong and meaningful connection as well as concrete goals to work towards.
Daniel graduated with his masters in Mental Health Counseling from Touro College and is currently enrolled in Pace University for a doctoral degree, where his focus is stress and growing from adversity. Daniel has worked in a variety of settings helping people overcome obstacles in their lives. Set up a time to talk and get started!
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
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
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
Burnout - Managing and recovering from stressors that lead to feelings of decreased motivation and disconnection from the self; practicing effective self-care and finding ways to relax both physically and mentally
Chronic illness - Receiving a diagnosis; adjusting to lifestyle and medication changes; coping with related changes in mood, emotions, and relationships; managing symptoms and stress
Daniel Shabtai is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 4 years
Union Settlement, Psychotherapist, 2018 - 2021
Touro College, MS in Mental Health Counseling, 2018
New York: 011801