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We found 5 providers matching psychotherapy treatment and who accept Workers' Compensation near Brooklyn, NY.

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Joann Difede PHD
Specializes in Pediatric Psychiatry, General Psychiatry
525 East 68th Street Box 200
New York, NY
(212) 821-0783; (212) 749-3079

Dr. Joann Difede is a New York, NY physician who specializes in pediatric psychiatry and general psychiatry. These areas are among her clinical interests: crisis intervention, behavioral medicine, and depression. Coresource, Aetna, and Self-Pay/Uninsured are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Difede takes. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Difede has received include Aaron Diamond Fellowship Award and National Institutes of Mental Health Loan Repayment Program, Research Award. Dr. Difede is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Cognitive/Behavioral, Crisis Intervention, Evaluation/Diagnostic, Psycho-Educational, Anxiety/Panic ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling, Psychology
112 W 56th Street; Apartment 15S
New York, NY
(212) 247-3205

Dr. Maureen McSweeney's areas of specialization are psychology and counseling. Her clinical interests include behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. She is in-network for Aetna, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and Medicare, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. McSweeney is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , behavior therapy, psychodynamic therapy, relational therapy, holistic therapy, humanistic psychotherapy, eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)

All Interests: Motor Vehicle Collisions, Grief and Loss, Chronic Pain/Fibromyalgia, Medical Procedure Trauma, ... (Read more)

John Laurence Miller PHD
Specializes in Psychology
144 W. 27th Street; #3R
New York, NY

Dr. John Miller works as a psychologist in White Plains, NY and New York, NY. In addition to English, Dr. Miller speaks French. Areas of expertise for Dr. Miller include case management, geriatric consultation, and life transitions. Medicaid, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and Medicare are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Miller accepts. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , group therapy services, humanistic psychotherapy

All Interests: Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder, Developmental Disabilities, Education/Personal ... (Read more)

Dr. Elizabeth Elka Jacobs-Pinson PhD, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
1398 Carroll Street
Brooklyn, NY
(917) 324-2386

Dr. Elizabeth Jacobs-Pinson is a psychologist in Brooklyn, NY. Her areas of clinical interest consist of psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Dr. Jacobs-Pinson is an in-network provider for MagnaCare, Medicare, and Workers' Compensation insurance.

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Relevant Interests: , psychodynamic therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Cognitive/Cog Behavioral, Psychodynamic

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Specializes in Psychology
444 Park Av S; #603
New York, NY
(212) 532-0387

Dr. Steven Glicksman specializes in psychology. Dr. Glicksman has a special interest in psychodynamic therapy. Magellan Health Services, ValueOptions, and MultiPlan are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Glicksman honors.

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Relevant Interests: , psychodynamic therapy

All Interests: Psychodynamic, Systems


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What is Psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy is commonly referred to as talk therapy or simply therapy. Trained therapists help and guide patients as they talk through issues in their life and problem-solve ways to make healthy changes.

The use of therapy is extremely common, with millions of people going through therapy each year in the United States alone. It can be useful for patients who want to learn coping skills when they are facing difficult issues or need to heal from past trauma. Therapy can also be a support tool when patients are facing stressful periods in their life. Essentially, therapy is helpful any time life events require more mental or emotional resources than a patient currently has. Change is a major theme of therapy, offering a supportive environment for patients to make changes to their life or themselves so that past problems stop recurring in the future.

There are several different types of psychotherapy, with the most common being cognitive behavioral therapy or CBT. This type of therapy focuses on the connection between thoughts, feelings, and behavior. Dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT, is a form of CBT that encourages acceptance and validation as well as change. Interpersonal therapy focuses on relationships and communication as a pathway to feeling better. Psychoanalysis, an older form of therapy invented by Sigmund Freud, teaches that all problems stem from the unconscious. Although many people see therapists by themselves, not all psychotherapy is one-on-one. For example, in family therapy, the therapist treats a family as a unit. Patients can also participate in group therapy, where they meet as a group to work on issues.

Psychotherapy is a safe, powerful healing tool that can help patients lead happier and healthier lives. However, therapy is a joint effort between the patient and the therapist. Both need to work together in order for therapy to be effective.