Luciano Escobar, Therapist in New York — Zencare
Luciano  Escobar

Luciano Escobar


Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
New York Accepting Online
Updated April 21, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Depersonalization & derealization
  • Life purpose & meaning

Professional statement

Luciano has experience and interest in working with individuals of all ages and backgrounds. While he focuses on overall personal growth and development, he has a particular interest in helping individuals find meaning and purpose, addressing relationship issues, self-esteem, anxiety, and life and career transitions. Prior to joining Madison Square Mental Health, Luciano worked at non-profit mental health agencies facilitating groups and conducting individual counseling sessions. He has a psychodynamic approach to therapy that draws upon cognitively based approaches, logotherapy, and narrative therapy. He has a warm approach that is rooted in compassion, positivity, and collaboration. Luciano believes that each person is strong and has the ability to accomplish their goals and achieve personal growth.


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

Depersonalization & derealization - Learning how to identify instances of depersonalization or derealization; practicing grounding techniques to bring one’s mind and body into the present moment

Life purpose & meaning - Exploring one’s beliefs and values around life purpose, meaning, and spirituality; addressing the barriers to living a life that feels fulfilling, including instigating change or developing new habits


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


  • Aetna
  • Cigna

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $100 (45min)


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 6:30pm-9:30pm
  • Tue 6:30pm-9:30pm
  • Wed 6:30pm-9:30pm
  • Thu 6:30pm-9:30pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun 5:30pm-8:30pm

Work and Education

Years of Experience: <1 year

Federation of Organizations, Mental health counseling intern, 2021 - 2021
Family Service League , Psychosocial rehabilitation worker , 2020 - 2021

Hofstra University, Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 2022
Boston University, Bachelor's in Behavioral Health , 2019


New York: 006068