Eric  Lebowitz

Eric Lebowitz

Music Therapist - Board Certified, MT-BC Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, LCAT Master of Arts, MA
New York Accepting Online
Updated March 3, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Mindfulness
  • Stress management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Loss and grief

Professional statement

Eric Lebowitz is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist and board-certified Music Therapist in White Plains, NY. Eric brings his passion for music and dedication to mindfulness to each session with a client to help decrease stress, dissipate anxiety, or lift depression. He believes that creativity and music bring people to the present moment and offer the chance to expression untapped emotion to promote healing.

Eric’s therapeutic style includes elements from neurobiology and Buddhist philosophy. In sessions with Eric, a client might engage in songwriting, music theory, singing, listening to music, or practicing mindful meditations. From these activities, Eric guides his clients through self-expression and self-awareness, grounding them in peace and joy. Together, Eric and his clients work towards healing from grief, sadness, discomfort, or nerves.

Eric studied music at Berklee College of Music and earned his Masters degree in Music Therapy from New York University. He is also a certified neurological music therapist and certified grief counseling specialist. Eric also works with individuals with dementia, using music to connect them to the world around them and promote calmness in their lives.


Message to clients

Stress, anxiety, sadness, and other uncomfortable feelings have an ability to permeate many aspects of our life. However, peace, joy, and love have the same ability! The buddhaful music approach supports you in your practice of mindfulness, incorporating creativity, music, and understanding the biological and neurological components of emotions to assist in managing difficulties, and integrate more happiness into your life.


Specialties

Mindfulness - Developing practices to encourage a state of active, open attention on the present

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

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 and grief - 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




Clientele

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

Insurance

Eric Lebowitz is not in-network with any insurances.

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


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $175 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $125 - $175
  • Mindfulness Coaching: $100 (30min)

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
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
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 6:00am-6:00pm
  • Tue 6:00am-6:00pm
  • Wed 6:00am-6:00pm
  • Thu 6:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri 6:00am-6:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 5 years

The Ambassador of Scarsdale, Director of Music Therapy, 2016 - Present
Buddhaful Music, Owner / Lead Therapist, 2019 - Present

MA, Music Therapy, 2016
BA, Music, Songwriting, 2012


Licensure

New York: 202232-1


Languages

English