She/Her/HersLicensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
I am a Brooklyn- based psychotherapist.
Whether you are struggling with symptoms of anxiety, depression, stress management; going through life transitions, problems with self esteem, relationship issues, or have general feelings of being unfulfilled, working with Lauren is to explore your needs with compassion and curiosity.
Lauren is a psychotherapist providing warm, curious, collaborative therapy for adults in NYC. She utilizes an eclectic approach in care, helping her clients acquire tools to better understand their past and live more fully in the present. She utilizes a primary psychodynamic method integrated with relational and attachment approaches along with goal oriented, CBT utilization as needed. Lauren support's her client's to understand the root of their emotional pain, the needs and barriers that bring them into care, and how relationships, primarily early childhood dynamics impact their present lives.
As a Clinical Social Worker, Lauren has been privileged to work with clients of various races, genders, sexual orientations, cultures, and backgrounds. She greatly values the knowledge she receives from her clients’ lives and experiences and strives to create a culturally-competent space for you.
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
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
Relationship issues - 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
Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 7 years
National Institute for the Psychotherapies, One Year Psychodynamic Approaches in Clinical Practice, 2019
New York University- Silver School of Social Work, MSW, 2016
Wheaton College, BA, 2007
New York: 090353