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Risha Nathan

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW
New YorkCaliforniaConnecticut
Anxiety-Communication skills-Emotion regulation-Perfectionism-Relationships-Self-esteem-

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Professional statement

Risha London Nathan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Manhattan who also sees clients remotely in both New York and California and Connecticut. She specializes in helping clients build self-esteem, navigate relationship challenges, or manage their depression or anxiety. She especially loves learning as much as she can about an individual before creating a well-rounded treatment plan that addresses all of their needs and goals.

Risha utilizes a therapy approach that is Humanistic, client-centered, and mindful. She does not subscribe to one kind of modality but instead implements specific tools and approaches whenever appropriate. Her approach might be more grounded in psychodynamic therapy when a client first starts seeing her, but it can evolve into something more behavioral and goal-oriented as the client progresses. She particularly enjoys working with clients who want to develop more effective communication skills and become more confident in who they are and what they believe in.

Risha’s passion for her work is evident the moment you meet her, and she strives to help her clients become more empowered and in control of their lives.

Message to clients

Hi everyone! I'm so glad you're seeking out ways to feel better and welcome you to contact me to see if I can be a fit! I aim to always provide a very open and positive environment, free of judgment and criticisms and ALL are welcome!

Work and Education

Private Practice

New York University, MSW, 2008
UMass Amherst, BA, 2001


California: LCSW83093 - New York: 081352 - Connecticut: 11649




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

Communication skills - Assistance with being more effective in relationships with their partners, their families and their co-workers. Using more effective methods of communication to convey their needs and respond to others in all types of situations.

Emotion regulation - Learning how to identify, express, and manage feelings in safe, in-control ways

Perfectionism - Coping with feelings of anxiety, stress, self-criticism, and procrastination; addressing unrealistic expectations of one’s self and negatively comparing self to others

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples

Locations & Hours


Risha Nathan is not in-network with any insurances.

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Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$275 (50min)
  • Couples sessions:$300

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

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:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
  • As needed


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