Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Accepting: Self-Pay clients (Insurances pending)
Michael is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who focuses on supporting the specific needs of each individual. In treatment, he uses an eclectic therapeutic approach to empathically support the life experience and coping mechanisms used by his clients. Previously, Michael spent the past four years working with a diverse caseload at an outpatient setting in Midtown Manhattan. He also has experience working in schools and with school systems. Michael has a wide range of clinical experience working with adolescents, adults, couples, groups, and seniors. He obtained a master’s degree from New York University (NYU)’s Silver School of Social Work. Michael also has a post-master’s certificate from NYU in Clinical Treatment with Adolescents, and attended trainings on treating addictions. He systematically helps client’s gauge their individualized needs and provides techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Gestalt, Harm Reduction, and always uses a Motivational Person-Centered approach. Michael encourages individuals to be mindful of both their mental and physical health to help them find equilibrium in their lives.