She/Her/HersLicensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Masha Sorkin is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist with expertise in Couples Counseling and Adult Individual Counseling. Masha works with couples surrounding relationship, premarital and marital issues. Masha takes a structured and solution focused approach to help couples get back on track and work towards their goals. Masha also works with young professionals on areas surrounding adjustment, anxiety, stress and navigating next steps. Masha recognizes that her clients have busy lives, and holds early morning, late evening, and Sunday office hours to make therapy accessible for students and working professionals.
Masha’s practice is focused on working with clients ranging from college students, young adults in their 20s and 30s, and adults through age 65 as they navigate the complicated world of “adulting.” Masha offers an eclectic set of approaches tailored to the needs of her clients including but not limited to; solution focused therapy for couples, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for individuals and adults to process situations and make measurable goals to work on building skills and improving behaviors, Gottman Method for Couples and Relationship Counseling, Exposure Therapy for clients dealing with anxiety/symptoms of OCD, EMDR therapy for clients who have dealt with trauma and Sex Therapy approaches.
Masha values the contribution that clients make to therapy, and readily adapts her style and the structure of the session to meet individual needs. She frequently provides homework in order for clients to independently assess what skills work best for their lives and get the most out of therapy sessions, and works to support individuals outside of scheduled sessions via Zoom, email, phone, and text.
Couples counseling - Improving communication and problem solving skills with couples from all gender and sexual identities
Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks
Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.
Sex Therapy - Sexual Functioning, Intimacy, Infidelity, Family Planning
Premarital counseling - Providing a safe and neutral environment for couples to explore expectations and prepare for the rewards and challenges of marriage
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 13 years
Private Practice, 2012 - Present
Northeast Center for Youth and Families, Director of Northeast Area Services, 2006 - 2022
Community Outpatient Clinic, Founder, 2017 - 2022
Department of Children & Families, 2007 - 2009
AASECT, Certified Sex Therapist , 2023
Gottman Institute , Level 3 Trained , 2023
Trauma Institute/Child Trauma Institute, EMDR Trained , 2017
Springfield College, MSW, 2010
University of Massachusetts Amherst, BA, 2006
New York: 094548-01
New Jersey: 44SC06195500
Washington DC: LC200002733