Rodrigo Dasilva, Therapist in New York — Zencare
Rodrigo  Dasilva
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Rodrigo Dasilva

He/Him/His

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, CSAT
New York, California, Florida Accepting Online
Updated June 21, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Drug addiction & abuse
  • Trauma
  • Sex addiction
  • LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics
  • Anxiety
  • Depression

Professional statement

Rodrigo is a clinical therapist, who earned his Master in Social Work degree from New York University. His is licensed in California and is currently seeing clients virtually. He is trained in Trauma approaches as EMDR and Somatic Experiencing and is a CSAT (Certified Sex Addiction Therapist).

Rodrigo has dedicated most of his time as a therapist working with substance misuse, sexual compulsivity , relationship restoration, trauma and LGBTQ issues. He is a person of color, and understands immigration issues and he also speaks Portuguese.

Rodrigo understands how shame affects many people and its correlation to issues such as addiction and difficulties with intimacy. When working with LGBTQ clients He recognizes the importance of using a sex positive and non-shaming approach. He strives to help clients to connect with authenticity and freedom from unhealthy coping behaviors.


Message to clients

I believe Psychotherapy is a collaborative venture that can help people lead a fulfilling life and maintain healthy relationships. In our work together my intention is to create a judgement-free space where I can understand your personal experience and nurture and support you in your journey towards authenticity and change. If you suffer with states of depression, anxiety, or loneliness, or you feel generally dissatisfied with aspects of your life, through our work together we can explore skills and tools that move you towards growth


Specialties

Drug addiction & abuse - Tolerating emotional discomfort; reducing or eliminating reliance on drugs; development of new coping mechanisms for stress and suffering.

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Sex addiction - Building strategies to reduce harmful sexual behaviors; coping with difficult emotions, thoughts, and urges; maintaining healthy relationships

LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

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




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Rodrigo Dasilva is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $200 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $175 - $200
  • Couples sessions: $225 (60min)

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
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am-7pm
  • Tue 9am-7pm
  • Wed 9am-7pm
  • Thu 9am-7pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 730am-8pm
  • Tue 730am-8pm
  • Wed 730am-8pm
  • Thu 730am-8pm
  • Fri 730am-8pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10AM-7PM
  • Tue 10AM-7PM
  • Wed 10AM-7PM
  • Thu 10AM-7PM
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

New York Pathways , Primary Therapist , 2019 - Present
Hazelden Betty Ford , Primary Therapist, 2017 - 2020

New York University, Masters in Social Work, 2018


Licensure

California: 102673

New York: 103838

Florida: TPSW1892


Languages

English

Portuguese