Nicole C Cocchiaro
She/Her/HersLicensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Nicole Cocchiaro is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in New York. Nicole is passionate about helping clients who want to enhance their mental health, build up their coping skills, and smooth out their relationships with others. Many of Nicole’s clients suffer from feeling lonely, isolated, disappointed in themselves, frustrated with the people around them, or panicky in everyday situations. Nicole compassionately guides each client to develop and reach authentic mental health goals.
Nicole’s approach to therapy features a focus on personal growth and self-esteem. She supports her clients as they learn more about who they are, where they come from, and why they react emotionally as they do. Nicole teaches couples and partners how to be open about their emotional needs and sexual desires, growing a sense of connecting and strengthening their bond. Her therapy is person-centered, as she tailors therapy sessions to the personalities, needs, and goals of each client.
Nicole earned her Master’s degree from Fordham University. She has extensive experience being an ally for disenfranchised populations throughout her career. She is a strong advocate for social justice and strives to create a safe, open environment for all of her clients.
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
Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance
Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood
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
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: 17 years
Private Practice, Psychotherapist, 2021 - Present
West Side Federation for Senior and Supportive Housing (WSFSSH), Clinical Coordinator, 2019 - 2021
Center for Urban Community Services, Social Worker, Clinical Coordinator, Asst. Program Director, Program Director, 2006 - 2019
Fordham University, Masters in Social Work, 2006
Trinity College in Hartford, CT, BA Sociology, 1999
New York: 077988