Laura Wu is a licensed social worker serving individuals located in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. Her practice is collaborative and solutions-focused, with an emphasis on skills building and examining thought patterns and behavior. Ultimately, Laura’s goal is to help you become your own best therapist.
Originally from California, Laura received her Master’s at Columbia University School of Social Work. She currently works as a clinician at Resilience Lab in Manhattan and volunteers at Mount Sinai Beth Israel with the Victim’s Services Program. Previously, Laura worked at Hospice of Waterville, ME as a grief therapist and at Legal Services NYC as a legal social worker.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
LGBTQIA+ issues - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Race and cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity
Borderline personality disorder - Increasing insight into relational patterns and destructive behaviors; development of coping strategies for uncomfortable emotions or situations; skills for emotional identification and regulation.
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Domestic violence - Caring support along the pathway to safety, wellbeing, and healing for those surviving a partner’s abusive attempts to control one’s thoughts, beliefs, and actions
Laura Wu is not in-network with any insurances.
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Private practice, 2019 - Present
Mount Sinai Beth Israel Victim Services, 2020 - Present
Bronx Legal Services, 2018 - 2019
Hospice of Waterville, ME, 2015 - 2017
Columbia University, MSSW, 2020
Colby College, BA, 2017