He/Him/HisLicensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Practice: Therapy Insights Practice Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Michael Kariyev is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and is the founder and owner of a group practice in Midtown called Therapy Insights Practice. Michael works with adults and couples and uses a blend of treatment approaches to provide his clients with trauma-focused/skill based care. Michael also supports clients who are struggling with depression, anxiety, addiction, family conflict, LGBTQ and relationship issues.
Michael draws from a wide range of modalities to engage his clients in appropriate therapy. His modalities include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) and the Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) among other skills to ground clients and talk through their interests and experiences and often combines approaches as needed.
Michael received his Masters in Social Work from Long Island University in 2013 and has been in practice since. His new office is located right across the Empire State Building on 34/5! He Provides a combo of in-person and virtual sessions.
LGBTQIA and sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Relationship counseling - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
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)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing through hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Communication issues - Developing effective interpersonal skills in relationships withpartners, families, and co-workers; using healthy methods of communication to convey needs and respond to others
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 10 years
Therapy Insights Practice , Founder and Head clinician , 2016 - Present
Interborough Consultation Center, LCSW, 2014 - 2016
Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Part 1 & 2 SFBT training , 2021
Parnell institute , EMDR Part 1, 2 &3 , 2018
Ackerman institute , Emotionally Focused couples Therapy (EFT) with Dr. Sue Johnson, 2018
EFT Universe (trained by Dr. Dawson Church PHD), Emotional Freedom Techniques (Part 1, 2 & 3), 2016
Long Island University, Master’s in Social Work , 2013
New York: 084678