Jennifer Mental Health Ritchie

Jennifer Mental Health Ritchie

She/Her/Hers

Mental Health Counselor - Limited Permit, MHC-LP Practice: Manhattan Mental Health Counseling Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Accepting Online
Updated February 29, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Family issues
  • Life transitions
  • Self-esteem

Professional statement

Jenn believes the most important aspect of counseling is the therapeutic relationship. She is passionate about providing a non-judgmental environment through her warm and authentic personality.

Jenn obtained a MS in Counseling from Mercy College and her post-graduate MA in Mental Health Counseling in NY.

Her clinical interests include a range of effective evidence-based counseling techniques, tailoring her approach to fit the individual needs of her clients. She has extensive training in trauma-informed care, CBT, DBT, anxiety, depression, life transitions, relational issues, self-esteem, mood disorders, and ADHD.

In her spare time, Jenn loves spending time in nature with her new puppy, traveling to new places, and can always be found with a book in her hand. She enjoys playing board games with her friends and can be found all summer at the lake with her family.


Specialties

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

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

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

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

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Healthfirst
  • Meritain Health
  • NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO)
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $175 (60min)

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 9am-5:30pm
  • Tue 9am-5:30pm
  • Wed 9am-5:30pm
  • Thu 9am-5:30pm
  • Fri 9am-3:30pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Licensure

New York: P126233


Languages

English