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Nina Szarafin, LCSW

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Current Availability:

I am available Mon-Thurs 10am to 7pm

Nina Szarafin remote and phone therapy in New YorkNina Szarafin remote and phone therapy in New York
Provides therapy in New York

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    I’m honest, realistic, and empathetic. I am committed to being my clients greatest ally.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    You are in control during session, this is your time to use however you need to. I use an evidence based, person centered, trauma informed approach. We can move as quickly or slowly as you need to.

  • Together, we will:

    Work to identify and overcome barriers to happiness and contentment. Your time with me will be spent as you wish as I provide you a space for healing and growth. Let’s work together to create a plan that’s as individual as you are.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    Are ready to live the life they deserve. We can all get stuck in dark places, my job is make sure you don’t stay stuck.

  • I became a therapist because:

    In my youth, I was lucky enough to link with a therapist that sincerely cared. She helped people selflessly. Since then, I knew this was my path.

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

    I offer video sessions online so that you can be comfortable in your own space. This has proven convenient and effective for many clients.

  • More about me and my practice:

    I am trained in: Psychodynamic Therapy, EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), Positive Psychology, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Schema Therapy.

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In-Network with:

Aetna, BlueCross BlueShield Empire, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Cigna, Independent Health, Optum, Oscar Health, Oxford Health, UnitedHealthcare

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