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Olivia Szymanski(She/Her/Hers)

Master of Education, MEd
New York
Anxiety - Career counseling- Life transitions-Parenting-Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health-
AboutSpecialtiesLocationsInsurance & Fees

Professional statement

As a career changer and new parent, Olivia has had extensive experience with transitions within both personal and professional sector. She is a proponent of human resilience and in each individual’s capability to self-actualize within the context of their identity.

As a therapist, Olivia has worked expansively with a broad demographic of individuals contending with substance use, personality disorders, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, adjustment difficulties, self-esteem challenges, relationship issues, pregnancy and post-natal mental health concerns, other women’s issues, as well as with first responders.

Olivia’s dynamic, integrated approach is warm, casual, strengths-based, culturally sensitive, and tapered to each client’s individual needs. She incorporates elements of positive psychology, CBT, DBT, motivational interviewing, psychodynamic, and other modalities to cater to each client’s uniqueness. She aims to provide a safe, empathic space for growth and contemplation. Olivia utilizes creativity as well as common sense wherever possible for her clients to reach their goals while respecting their readiness for change.


New York: 18-P124289-01

Supervisor: Jessica Scott(LMHC 006068)




Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying career goals and implementing steps toward 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

Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support

Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety


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

Locations & Hours


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$100 (45min)
  • Sliding scale:$50 - $100