Kimberly Ahearn Young is a licensed clinical social worker who specializes in trauma, grief and loss, depression, anxiety, and adjustment disorders. The majority of her practice is dedicated to working with survivors of trauma, including first responders and 9/11 rescue workers, veterans, and adults with a history of childhood abuse or intimate partner violence.
Kimberly’s approach is primarily psychodynamic, helping clients understand how past events and relationships impact their daily life and patterns of behavior. She also offers Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) sessions, to aid clients in unblocking and releasing painful memories, lead to more rapid trauma recovery.
Kimberly is passionate about providing individualized care, facilitating each client’s inner exploration with gentle encouragement but always at their comfortable pace. She is impressed by her clients’ resilience and ability to lead lives full of meaning and joy. Her Murray Hill office is easily accessible by Grand Central Station.