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Understanding Psychodynamic Therapy: Psychodynamic Therapy is a therapeutic approach rooted in psychoanalytic principles, focusing on the unconscious processes and childhood experiences that shape an individual's thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. It aims to uncover and resolve unconscious conflicts and improve self-awareness. Psychodynamic Therapy is characterized by exploring the dynamics of the therapist-client relationship. Application and Scope of Psychodynamic Therapy: Psychodynamic Therapy is applied to a wide range of psychological concerns, including depression, anxiety, and interpersonal difficulties. It's particularly effective for individuals who want to gain insight into the underlying causes of their emotional challenges and develop healthier ways of coping. Psychodynamic Therapy is relevant for people of various backgrounds and can be adapted to individual needs. What to Expect in Psychodynamic Therapy Sessions: In Psychodynamic Therapy sessions, individuals engage in open and exploratory conversations with a trained therapist. The therapist encourages self-reflection and helps individuals examine their thoughts, feelings, and experiences, often focusing on recurring themes and patterns. The therapeutic relationship itself is considered a valuable tool for understanding how past relationships influence present ones.

Professionals Who Specialize in Psychodynamic Therapy

Olga Lof, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

My approach to therapy is strengths based

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Bassy Schwartz

Therapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

You are the one you've been waiting for -Richard Schwartz

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Dr. Chaya Rubin

Therapist, Ph.D.

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Liz Wallenstein, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Turn Your Biggest Problems into Your Biggest Opporutnities

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Becky Fenton, PsyD

Therapist, Doctor of Psychology, PsyD

Long Island Psychology and Consulting Services

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Alla R Shapiro, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Your life is your story. You have the power to continue writing your story, editing the outtakes, and control how each chapter is going to end. Start living the story you want to tell.

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Roxanne Singer

Psychiatric Medication Provider, DNP, MSN, PMHNP-BC, AGPCNP-NC, AGNP-C, CDCES

No matter where your path to wellness may lead, you can trust that I will be there to guide you every step of the way.

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Michelle Halle, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

People raised on love see things differently than people raised on survival

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Michael Hartman, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Those who have a β€˜why’ to live, can bear with almost any β€˜how’. - Viktor Frankl

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Joey Bukai

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. – NIDO QUBEIN

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Danielle Rosenthal

Therapist, Licensed Master of Social Work, LMSW

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Nahum Spirn

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

The more we accept people as they are (including ourselves!), the freer they are to change. And the harder we try to get rid of emotions and thoughts, the stronger they become.

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Brooke English

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW, RYT

Chaya Danziger

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Chaya Travis

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Serving clients since 2005

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Danielle Pliver, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

What you feel you can heal

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Lynn Zakeri, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

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Loren Aryeh Leib Ecker

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW, CASAC-T

The way out is through

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Jamie Frankenberg

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Awareness is like the Sun. When it shines on things, they are transformed. β€” THICH NHAT HANH

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Temimah Zucker, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Courage does not erase our fears; courage is when we face our fears.

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Mendel Toron

Therapist, LCSW, CCTP, EMDR Certified

β€œThe privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.” ― Carl Gustav Jung

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Rivky Weiss

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.

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Vanessa Abraham, BSc

Therapist, BSc, PG Dip Psych, Certificate in Supervision

Wherever you go, there you are.

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Rachel Levinson, LCSW

Therapist, LCSW

I aim to create a positive, supportive space that encourages growth, self-discovery, and a sense of empowerment for each unique individual

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Michali Friedman, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-C

Embrace Yourself. Embrace Each Other. Embrace Life.

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Yaakov Bekhor, AMFT

Therapist, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Time, Care, and Love can heal all wounds

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Tracy Singer, Psy.D.

Therapist, Licensed Psychologist, Psy.D.

I now see that owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do- Brene Brown

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Chaya Bukiet

Therapist, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT

Only when we are brave enough to explore the darkness will we discover the infinite power of our light. - Brene Brown

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Heather Feigin

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

The Grass Is Greener Where You Water It.

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Erica Klein, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Moshe Norman

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself, just as I am, then I can change.

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Chavie Brumer, LCSW-R

Therapist, Psychotherapist, LCSW

Let's be kind also to those who are unseen and unheard.

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Pnina Braun (Nina Reiss)

Therapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapy Therapist, LMFT

Take the reins to steer your life on a new path to achieve your dreams, enhance your love life, and develop positive connections.

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Divi (Devorah) Kamman

Psychiatric Medication Provider, PMHNP

The medicine has to go deeper than the wound

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Fay Brezel, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

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Simona Noaghiul Yland

Therapist, MD, MPH, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Fully mindful of each moment. ... "You cannot add more minutes to a day, but you can utilize each one to the fullest

Mindy Friedman, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

We are more awake, alive, and complex than we know.

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Raizy Mushell

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-R

Nothing is impossible. The word itself says "I’m possible".

Yehuda Roberts, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Choosing to be in the helping profession was not a deliberate choice for me, but rather a calling that I couldn't ignore

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Lauren Rothstein

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

The best way out is always through. β€” Robert Frost

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Talia Gutlove, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Practice Progress, NOT Perfection

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Estee Esses, LMSW

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Although we can't go back and make a brand new start, we can start from now and make a brand new end.

Deborah Tobaly

Therapist, Master of Social Work, LMSW

I am committed to helping you recognize and utilize your strengths, empowering you to achieve your desired goals.

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Menachem Kiwak

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC, LPC, NCC

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Tziporah Eisenstein, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

You can free up headspace, understand your life in context, and experiment with new ways of being to create a brighter future.

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Ariela Bellin

Therapist, Doctor of Psychology, PsyD

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Eli Goldberg

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW, CASAC

We are all just walking each other home - Ram Dass

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Rachel Lowinger

Therapist, PhD

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Yitzchok Wagshul, Ph.D.

Therapist, Doctor of Psychology, Ph.D

Therapy is a work of heart.

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Danielle Taylor, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Your wings already exist. All you have to do is fly.

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Jonah Mishaan, LMHC, CASAC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

I have gleaned much wisdom from my teachers, even more from my colleagues, and most profoundly from my patients.

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Toby Diamond, LMHC, CASAC-T

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Currently only accepting clients looking for addiction treatment

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Dovid Silver, LCSW

Therapist, LCSW

The first step in personal growth is when a person knows his unique value and recognizes his individual strengths - Rabbeinu Yonah of Gerondi

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Tehila Zuroff

Therapist, Limited Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Therapy is a collaborative process

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Sarina Hofstatter, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Passion is the driving force behind my work.

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Anna Sherman, MFT

Therapist, Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT, RP, MA

You can't wait until life isn't hard anymore before you decide to be happy - Nightbirde

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Caren Redlich

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, MA Psych/LCSW

Gratitude in the attitude

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Joshua Pearl

Therapist, PhD, Psychologist

Psychotherapy is sought not primarily for enlightenment about the unchangeable past but because of dissatisfaction with the present and a desire to better the future. –Milton H. Erickson

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Jodi Engelstein, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC, LCMHC, MS

Your goals in therapy will always stand as building blocks for the work we do.

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Shoshana Ort

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

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Eli Kaufman, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

  • 🧘 Calm
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Bina Stefansky, LMSW

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Your present circumstances don’t determine where you go; they merely determine where you start.

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Shaya Hecht

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Human first, Psychotherapist second

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Fayge Silverman

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-R

Knowing what to do usually arises naturally after you have really listened to yourself.

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Mollie Spiesman, LCSW

Therapist, LCSW

The hardest part of change is not that you are not capable of it, but is in letting go of what has been comfortable.

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Estee Konig

Therapist, Doctor of Psychology, PsyD

I strive to help each individual achieve their goals and live a fulfilling life.

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Eliezer Schwadron, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-R

Reuven Cohen, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Self-love is the only antidote to the chaos of existence. And if you don’t love and care for yourself and your own needs, you will cause unnecessary suffering both for yourself and others. - Dr. JBP

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Nina Rapaport, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Who looks outside dreams; who looks inside awakes ~ Jung

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Ari Poliakoff, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

I excel at helping people discover and understand themselves. This is the key to healing, success, and growth.

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Tzvi Hilsenrath

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Get active in your own rescue - if you care for yourself at all - and do it while you can." - Marcus Aurelius

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Caryn Guttman-Weber, LMHC

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Chava Abramovitz, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-R

We are hurt in relationship, and we heal in relationship.

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Rebecca Marcus

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Melissa Lieber

Therapist, LCAT, ATR-BC

Every person has a unique story

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Yachet (Jackie) Junger, LMSW

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Work

Progress not perfection

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Breena Freid

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Michal Cohen, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf - Jon Kabat-Zinn

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Sara Fischer Sanford, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

β€œWho looks outside dreams; who looks inside awakes.” Jung

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Esti Marcus, LCSW

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Trauma Focused Integrative Psychotherapy

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Allison Zweig

Therapist, MSW, Master of Social Work

I invite clients to set two goals: one for the short term and one for the long term.

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