Elizabeth  Siclari
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Elizabeth Siclari


Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, LCAT Registered Art Therapist, ATR Certified Clinical Trauma Professional Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Accepting Online
Universal Strength and Wellness Center Accepting In-person

Please note I do work 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday, however, please contact me about specific availability times as I am willing to be flexible to accommodate your schedule.

Updated November 14, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement
  • Trauma

Professional statement

Elizabeth Siclari is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist practicing in Buffalo, NY. She obtained her Master's in Science with a specialty in Creative Arts Therapy from Nazareth College in 2016. She specializes in using the expressive arts as a therapeutic tool; however, is confident using a variety of treatment methods that best fit her client's needs to help them achieve their mental and emotional goals.

Elizabeth currently works part time at a community clinic and has a private practice providing individual psychotherapy services to the community of Western New York. She has experience in group therapy work and has offered groups such as art therapy, managing anxiety, and grief recovery.

Elizabeth has worked in the mental health field for over 6 years. Within her years of working, she has gained the experience, skills, and knowledge to help clients work through depression, anxiety, grief/loss, trauma, and other mood disorders.

She continues to educate herself in the field of psychotherapy and is interested in completing certifications in yoga therapy and guided drawing for trauma work.

Message to clients

No more feeling uncomfortable. We all struggle from time to time. Whether it be life stressors, past / present relationships, current events, they all impact us mentally and emotionally. I want to help you normalize those emotions by creating a safe and non-judgmental atmosphere where you can develop the confidence and skills you need to reach your mental health / life goals. I understand that taking this new step can be overwhelming and I am hoping to make this transition as relaxing as possible for you.

My passion and intention is to help you reach your mental health / life goals by providing an integrative, warm, direct, compassionate, and empathetic environment. I offer a safe place to be heard, respected and understood. I am here and ready for you as you embark on this therapeutic journey.


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

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

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


  • Adults (24+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)


  • Cigna

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $80 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $50 - $80

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
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
Session frequency

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

  • As needed
Therapist's note


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 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Tue 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Wed 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Universal Strength and Wellness Center practice
2140 Eggert Road, Amherst, New York 14226
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Tue 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Wed 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
  • Thu Not Available
  • Fri 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years

The Dale Association, Senior Clinician, 2022 - Present
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Behavioral Health Therapist, 2016 - 2022

Nazareth College, Master of Science in Creative Arts Therapy, 2016


New York: 002173-01