Relational weekly psychotherapy group


Relational weekly psychotherapy group for adults (21 years old +). This is a process-oriented therapy group. This is a group for people who are struggling with anxiety and depression, would like to improve/resolve relationships, gain support through major life events, and cope with stressors.

Group Therapist

Irina Simidchieva is a New York Licensed Clinical Social Worker/psychotherapist and psychoanalyst who has European, as well as American training and is licensed to practice in NYS. Her experience and various training have given her the ability and expertise to utilize a variety of different methods, models, and modalities. In her clinical work, she utilizes a creative, eclectic contemporary approach depending on the individual patient and their needs; but she always approaches the clinical work from an integrative/psychodynamic perspective.

​She has experience with diverse populations and all age groups. The onset of her career was marked by caring for the most vulnerable, underserved, and marginalized populations of NYC, those at risk and mentally ill.

Her work in a busy NYC-based clinic, prior to her starting a private practice, has given her the chance to gain experience with patients with different levels of functioning and literally all mental health statuses, including trauma and PTSD, anxiety and depression, psychosis, and serious mental illness, addictions and eating disorders, etc.

​Her post-graduate training in psychoanalysis at the Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis has advanced her clinical expertise. She currently specializes in relational psychotherapy and psychoanalysis.

​She currently sees adults in individual, couple, family, and group psychotherapy.

Irina Simidchieva

Irina Simidchieva is a therapist in New York, New York specializing in anxiety, life transitions, trauma, personality disorders, psychotic disorders, and attachment issues.

Please inquire about time as multiple timeslots might be available

New York (Online)