Mary Olsen is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the Upper West Side and Upper East Side of Manhattan specializing in depression, anxiety, and career challenges. She is particularly well-suited to discussing work and career concerns, including seeking advancement, managing challenging workplace relationships, and making career changes. She also has a background in working with students with learning disabilities and their parents, helping ensure each individual receives the accommodations to which they are entitled and is set up for success in their academic environment.
Mary provides both short-term solution-focused work and longer-term insight-oriented therapies. She is adept at working with clients to help them identify, challenge, and overcome isolating thoughts and behaviors.
Mary is committed to helping clients uncover their inner resilience and develop flexible methods to more mindfully approach daily challenges. Her practice is located steps from the 86th Street subway station.
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing through hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
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
Personality disorders - Support reducing emotional suffering and addressing relationship challenges
Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying goals and steps to building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance
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
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Private Practice, Psychotherapist, 2013 - Present
Employee Assistance Professional Association (EAPA) NYC Chapter, President
Employee Assistance Professional Association (EAPA) NYC Chapter Education and Training Committee, Chair
Institute for Psychoanalytic Education, Certificate in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, 2017
Certified Field Instructor, 2016
Silberman School of Social Work, MSW, 2013
William Alanson White Institute, Adult Psychoanalysis Program, Candidate