Jessica Garet is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with offices in Midtown West, Manhattan and Astoria specializing in a holistic approach to working with creative professionals and trauma survivors. As an arts enthusiast and former vocalist, Jessica has a particular interest in working with creative professionals, helping them to navigate creative blocks and unpredictable work environments and nurture their inner voice. She also sees many folks with a history of sexual abuse and assault, and is passionate about empowering survivors to regain control over their life narrative and feel grounded in the present moment.
Jessica draws upon a variety of treatment modalities, shaping her approach to each individual’s presenting concerns. She invites her clients to bring the wisdom of the body into the session, incorporating mindfulness, breathwork, and somatic experiencing to offer a well-rounded and trauma-informed approach.
Prior to private practice, Jessica gained considerable training and clinical experience in crisis management and working with college students at Pace University and New York University. Jessica continues to enjoy seeing young adults as they navigate challenges of identity and changes in their personal and professional lives. Her office in Midtown is located a short walk from Penn Station while her Astoria office is near the Ditmars Blvd. station.