Dixie Appel Soghoian

Dixie Appel Soghoian


Master of Arts (MA) - Clinical Mental Health Counseling Mental Health Counselor - Limited Permit, MHC-LP Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Not Accepting Online
Cobble Hill Accepting In-person
Updated November 6, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Identity development
  • Life transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma

Professional statement

Dixie Appel Soghoian (she/her) is a Mental Health Counselor working in Brooklyn Heights. She provides trauma-informed, evidence-based and multicultural counseling to individuals across the lifespan. Dixie believes deeply in the transformative potential of psychotherapy, and seeks to provide non-stigmatizing, integrative and adaptive approaches to the therapeutic encounter. With enthusiasm and care, she creates safe emotional spaces of exploration, understanding, attunement and healing.

Dixie worked as a psychiatric intern at the adult inpatient unit of Lenox Hill Hospital, and later as a clinical intern with a practice called Dwellness, where she is now a staff clinician. At Dwellness, she works in-home with children, adolescents, couples and families with a wide range of psychological profiles and therapeutic needs.

Dixie works in private practice under the supervision of Joanna Wiederhorn, LCSW. Her office is in Brooklyn Heights, and she is also available for working remotely. She continues her post graduate training in relational psychotherapy at the Stephen Mitchell Relational Study Center. She is a native New Yorker. In her spare time, and in her spare time, enjoys embroidery and dancing.


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

Identity development - Understanding, accepting, and strengthening one’s sense of self through the exploration of family, work, and personal values; addressing issues such as, race, class, gender, and sexual orientation, in the context of self experience

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

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

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


  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)


Dixie Soghoian is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $200 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $130 - $200


Online Sessions (New York)
Not accepting new clients online
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 Closed
  • Sun Closed

Cobble Hill practice
26 Court street, Suite 403, Brooklyn, New York 11242
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri 9am-8pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Dwellness In-Home Psychological Services, Staff Clinician, 2020 - Present
Lenox Hill Hospital, Clinical Intern, Acute Care Unit, 2017 - 2018

City College of New York, MA, Mental Health Counseling, 2021
Hunter College of New York, BA, Psychology & Art History, 2019


New York: 111730-01