Therapists in Upper West Side, New York

Find the best therapists in Upper West Side. The therapists below specialize in treating a range of mental and emotional health concerns, including anxiety, depression, work stress, relationship issues, and trauma. They have been vetted by the Zencare team for offering high quality, clinically rigorous care.

1316 Matching Therapists with Availability

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Heather Edwards

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Mindfulness - Relationships - Couples counseling
 In-person & online
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Alexa Pena

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Life transitions - Relationships - Depression - Perfectionism - Self-esteem
 In-person & online
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Aliza Shapiro, LCSW

Group practice

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Relationship issues - Dating
 In-person & online
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Randi Kish

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Individual counseling - Family issues - Trauma - Couples counseling
 In-person & online
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Adrian Rodriguez-Targa

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Relationship issues - Anxiety - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Men's issues - Mood disorders
 In-person & online
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Catherine Silver

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Eating disorders - Couples counseling - Family issues - Trauma - Anxiety - Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
 In-person & online
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Ashley Livitz

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Attachment issues - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Relationship issues - Stress management
 In-person & online
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Alexander Sheppe

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Child/adolescent psychiatry - Personality disorders - Work/relationship Issues - Anxiety - Depression
 In-person & online
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Deborah Cher

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Self-esteem - Mind-body connection - Life purpose & meaning
 In-person & online
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Claudia Giolitti

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Relationship issues - Depression - Life transitions - Anxiety - Young Women Issues - Sexual abuse
 In-person & online
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Barbara Feldmann

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Alcoholism & alcohol addiction - Addiction - Substance abuse - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Letizia Adorno

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Depression - Health professionals' mental healths - Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) - Trauma - Racism, oppression, and discrimination - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
 In-person & online
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Sharon Batista

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Stress management - Life transitions - Perfectionism - Caregiver stress
 In-person & online
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Takashi Matsuki

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Bipolar disorder - Obsessive compulsive disorder - Post-traumatic stress disorder - ADHD
 In-person & online
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Jennifer Lamaj

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Addiction - Anxiety - Depression - Body image - Trauma - Relationship issues
 In-person & online
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Eilon Shomron-Atar

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Couples counseling - Adolescent mental health - Depression - Anxiety - Relationships - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Amelia Aldao

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Generalized anxiety disorder - Panic disorder - Social anxiety - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Stress management - Couples counseling
 In-person & online
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Babita Spinelli

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Couples counseling - Divorce counseling - Narcissistic abuse support - Relationships - Anxiety - EMDR therapy
 In-person & online
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Tobi Zausner

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma - Childhood trauma
 In-person & online
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Nina Thomas

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Couples counseling - Divorce and separation - Life transitions - Mood disorders - Trauma - Women’s issues
 In-person & online
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Hili Tsarfati

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Loss and grief - Parenting - Trauma - Life transitions - Relationships
 In-person & online
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Sheina Schochet

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Life transitions - Body image - Dating - Pre-marital counseling - Motherhood
 In-person & online
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Anna Zelig

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Couples counseling - Family issues - Life transitions - Grief and loss - Working with children and adolescents - Parenting
 In-person & online
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Rivia Mind

Group practice

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Attention deficit disorder (ADD) - Psychotherapy - Psychiatry consultation - Relationship difficulties
 In-person & online
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Allison Reynolds

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Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Vocal Psychotherapy - Music Psychotherapy - Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics
 In-person & online
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Rose Hill Psychological Services

Group practice

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Identity issues
 In-person & online
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Manhattan Mental Health Counseling

Group practice

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders - Trauma - Self-esteem - Grief
 In-person & online
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Resilience Lab

Group practice

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Trauma - Anxiety - Depression - Family/relationship issues - LGBTQIA topics - Life transitions
 In-person & online
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Charlene Chan

Therapist

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Relational issues - Life transitions - Racial identity
 In-person & online
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Feeling Good Psychotherapy

Group practice

Accepting clients from Upper West Side, New York

Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) - Procrastination - Low self-esteem
 In-person & online

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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Upper West Side, New York

How do I find a therapist in Upper West Side, New York?

Find a therapist near you in Upper West Side, New York on Zencare. Narrow your search by using filters like insurance, therapy budget specialty, and provider identity. Mental health professionals on Zencare are vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. Explore each potential therapist profile to learn more about their specialties, and watch an introductory video to get a sense of their personality. Book a free initial call to find the right therapist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Upper West Side, New York?

Yes, most Upper West Side, New York health insurance carriers provide mental health benefits that cover therapy. However, the exact amount of coverage will vary based on the plan details and whether the selected provider is in-network or out-of-network with your insurance. If the therapist is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the therapist is out-of-network with your insurance, you may still be able to receive reimbursement after paying the fee at the time of therapy session. If you have a PPO or POS insurance plan, you can likely receive some reimbursement when you see a therapist out-of-network in Upper West Side, New York. If you have an HMO, EPO, or Medicaid/Medicare plan, you likely cannot receive reimbursement, and would be responsible for the full out-of-network session fee. Note that services designed to treat topics which are not diagnosed mental health conditions, such as couples counseling and life coaching, are not typically covered by health insurance. The potential mental health provider must also be a licensed therapist in your state for the insurance company to cover services.

How do I find an affordable therapist in Upper West Side, New York?

Therapists located in Upper West Side, New York offer session fees from <$100/session. To find a therapist who meets your budget, filter by session fee on Zencare. Many therapists offer a sliding scale, or a range of session fees based on financial need to clients who would not otherwise be able to afford typical therapy rates in Upper West Side, New York. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network therapist, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a therapist in Upper West Side, New York?

Start your search for an appointment with a therapist in Upper West Side, New York on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in Upper West Side, New York require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective therapist will ask about your goals for treatment, and make sure that their skills, specialized training, and scope of private practice are a match for your mental health issues. At the same time, you should assess if you feel comfortable talking with the therapist, as studies show that the most important determinant of successful therapy is the relationship between therapist and client. After an initial call, you’ll typically be given the option to book an appointment with the therapist, or continue your search if it’s not a good fit. At the initial session, you’ll likely discuss the therapeutic process and determine goals for your personal growth. Common therapy goals include learning effective coping strategies to deal with negative feelings, increasing self-awareness, and gaining a deeper understanding and insight into relationship patterns.

How can I find a therapist in Upper West Side, New York who sees clients after hours?

Find a therapist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many therapists in Upper West Side, New York offer appointments outside of traditional business hours. Simply filter by Office Hours under More Filters to choose the time of day that works best for you, whether that be early morning before work, in the evenings, or even over the weekend. After hours sessions are a good option for busy individuals, couples, and families dealing with hectic schedules and who need a flexible option for their mental health care.

How do I find a therapist in Upper West Side, New York who offers in-person sessions?

Find a therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many therapists in Upper West Side, New York have resumed offering in-person sessions; you can filter by “In-Person” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for in-office sessions. You can also search by map to find providers in Upper West Side, New York near you. While some clients prefer in-person sessions because they offer a safe, neutral ground for the session to take place, for the widest range of therapist options, consider expanding your search to also include providers licensed in your state who offer telehealth, or therapy sessions via remote video call.

How do I find a therapist in Upper West Side, New York who offers online sessions?

Find a therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most therapists in Upper West Side, New York continue to offer appointments online; you can filter by “Online” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for teletherapy sessions. In order to see a therapist, they must be licensed to provide online sessions to clients living in your state. Online therapy is different from text therapy, or asynchronous therapy; online therapy offers the same consistent relationship with a local Upper West Side, New York therapist that an in-person session would, with sessions taking place via phone or a video sessions through a secure teletherapy platform. Online therapy sessions are a convenient way to find a therapist near Upper West Side, New York without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Upper West Side, New York?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Upper West Side, New York on Zencare. Many therapists are quality-vetted for excellence in clinical care. When you’re struggling with your mental health, it might be time to seek professional support in the form of counseling services, couples therapy, or psychiatric medication management. There are a wide range of private practice therapists to choose from in Upper West Side, New York; consider narrowing your search by criteria like insurance carrier, therapy budget, specialty, or provider identity to find a great fit!

How can I start therapy in Upper West Side, New York?

Start your search for a great therapist in Upper West Side, New York on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of Upper West Side, New York or if you are open to online sessions with a local provider. Also consider how much your therapy budget is, and when you are available for therapy. Then, make a list of priorities for your ideal therapist: do they match your identity, or have expertise in a specific area like anxiety or depression? There is no one reason to start therapy; many individuals in Upper West Side, New York go see a therapist when they need help to move forward through a difficult time, cope with symptoms of a mental illness such as a mood disorder, navigate life transitions, process relationship difficulties or improve their behavioral health. Use your priorities to filter on Zencare by insurance, speciality, and availability. Look through a few provider profiles to find the therapist you might click with, watch their introductory videos, and book a free call to find a great personal fit!

What kinds of mental health providers are available in Upper West Side, New York?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in Upper West Side, New York, including psychologists, clinical social workers, and mental health counselors. As long as the provider is licensed in your state, the factor that matters most to therapy outcomes is the therapeutic alliance, or the relationship you build with your therapist. Common types of therapy provided in Upper West Side, New York include cognitive therapies, like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and insight-oriented therapies like psychodynamic therapy. Other providers offer a blend of techniques for a more interpersonal, holistic approach. Some mental health therapists in Upper West Side, New York also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most Upper West Side, New York providers are qualified to treat general challenges, like depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship difficulties, and low self-esteem, for concerns such as substance abuse, personality disorders, and eating disorders, consider seeking expert care. Together with your therapist, you’ll build a treatment plan that addresses your reasons for seeking therapy and monitor progress toward your wellness goals and overall well being.

How does paying for therapy work in Upper West Side, New York?

There are several options for paying for therapy in Upper West Side, New York. For many people, the most affordable way to seek mental health services is to look for a provider who is in-network with your insurance. Due to high demand and low availability, in-network providers often have long waitlists; to widen your options and start therapy sooner, you might also consider looking for an out-of-network provider. When you see an out-of-network therapist in Upper West Side, New York, you can ask for a sliding scale if you are unable to afford their typical session fees, or seek reimbursement from your insurance company if you have a PPO or POS plan. For clients who have an insurance plan with a high deductible and low medical costs, therapy costs are often comparable when you see a therapist in- or out-of-network. While paying for therapy can be a substantial investment, it’s also a great way to improve relationships, boost self-esteem, address symptoms of mental illness, and ultimately live a happier, more self-directed life.