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Lastenia Francis, PhD, LMFT

Current Availability:

Monday-Friday 5pm-10pm Saturday, Sunday 8am-8pm

Lastenia Francis remote and phone therapy in New YorkLastenia Francis remote and phone therapy in New York
Provides therapy in New York

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    Caring and compassionate, but will make you work towards becoming the person you can truly say that you are happy with.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    I am very solution focused. Yes, we will look at the past and how your relationships have caused you to manifest into your current self, but I draw on all of the great strengths you have to offer to help you through your problems.

  • Together, we will:

    Together we will help you create meaningful moments and establish better communication patterns to get you and your relationships to fit what you’ve always wanted them to be.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    People of color, veterans, those who have experienced trauma, and having relationship/marital problems.

  • I became a therapist because:

    Of my own family of origin and really trying to understand some of the relational problems that stemmed from racial issues and how we were raised.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    Teletherapy makes therapy more accessible. No need to schedule time to jump in your car to get to your appointment on time!

  • More about me and my practice:

    Your well-being is my ultimate concern. Whether you’re an individual, a couple, or a family looking for help - my therapy sessions are designed to strengthen your confidence and assist you in the healing process.

More Details:

In-Network with:

No Insurers

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