Dr. Keefer is a Licensed Professional Counselor located in New York, NY. Dr. Keefer is passionate about helping individuals and couples become “unstuck” - whether this means making a tough decision, instigating change, improving communication techniques to feel heard, or more. She works with clients to build self esteem and gain insight from their thoughts. Many of Dr. Keefer’s clients suffer from addictions, whether that’s to substances, unhealthy relationships, or harmful habits.
Dr. Keefer blends her therapy experience with yoga and meditation practice to create a holistic, empowering journey for her clients. By talking about physical health like diet, exercise, and sleep patterns, Dr. Keefer ensures that both the body and mind receive therapeutic attention. She supports clients as they explore their thoughts and notice unhealthy thought patterns. By equipping clients with coping tools in the face of uncomfortable or harmful feelings, Dr. Keefer helps clients break free from old ways and establish new, healthier habits.
Dr. Keefer has a PhD in Social Psychology. As she helps clients with their anxiety, depression, or inner conflict, she leans on humor and compassion in session to make sure everyone feels comfortable.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.
Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness
Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman
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
Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood
Susan Keefer is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 25 years
self, therapist/owner, 2009 - Present
Temple University, PhD, 1997
New York: 006162