Lauren  Fabrizio

Lauren Fabrizio

Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, LCAT
New York Accepting Online
Murray Hill Not Accepting In-person
Updated September 11, 2020

Specialties & Expertise

  • Eating disorders
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Relationships
  • Self-esteem
  • Life transitions

Professional statement

Lauren Fabrizio is a Licensed Creative Arts Therapist with an office in Midtown Manhattan. Having led art therapy groups and coordinated programs across treatment centers in NYC, she is an expert in supporting adults with eating disorders. She values a team-based approach, collaborating closely with each client’s team of physicians, psychiatrists, and dietitians to ensure close-looped care. She is also highly skilled in helping clients recover from trauma, engaging with them to build healthy coping mechanisms and take gentle steps toward recovery.

Lauren’s approach is interactive, hands-on, and client-centered. She uses a combination of traditional talk therapy and art therapy in her sessions to release deep-seated emotional pains and heal in expressive ways.

Lauren is passionate about empowering clients to lead their lives with confidence and resilience. Her office is conveniently located a short walk from Grand Central.


Message to clients

Personal growth is a journey and I believe if we work together, we are on that journey together. If you are ready to feel more empowered and fulfilled in your life, delve under the surface layer of things and reconnect to your creativity and spirituality, we may be a good fit!


Specialties

Eating disorders - Reducing unhealthy eating patterns, beliefs, and behaviors, such as restricting, purging, and binging; healing the emotional pain surrounding disordered eating

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

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

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



Treatment approaches


Clientele

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

Insurance

Lauren Fabrizio 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: $195 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $125 - $195
  • Initial session: $195 (45min)

Therapist's note

Lauren can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Murray Hill practice
240 Madison Avenue, #10L, New York, NY 10016
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

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 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Thu 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2012 - Present

Balance Eating Disorder Treatment Center, 2011 - 2015

ED-180 Eating Disorder Treatment Center, 2012 - 2014

Family Residences & Essential Enterprises, Inc., 2009 - 2011

Renfrew Eating Disorder Treatment Center, 2008 - 2009

Pilgrim Psychiatric Center, 2007 - 2008

School of Visual Arts, MPS, 2009

New York University, BFA, 2005


Languages

English


Therapy Groups

Lauren  Fabrizio
Creating A Connection - Body Image Group

This 8-week group (facilitated by both an art therapist and a registered dietitian) is a place where participants can explore how emotions, body image, and social interactions are impacted by one's relationship with food.