Our Providers

Ria Brown, LCSW

Pronouns

she/her

Education

Vassar College - BA in Psychology

New York University Silver School of Social Work - MSW

Special Interests

Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, Burnout, Cultural Issues, Depression, Family conflict, Grief, Immigration, LGBTQ+, Life transitions, OCD, Panic, Phobias, Self-harm, Sleep, Stress, Trauma, Women's issues, Couples

Therapy Style

Collaborative, Warm, Empathetic, Supportive, Humorous, and Non-Judgmental

Modality & Approach

My therapy style is collaborative, flexible, and empathic. I strive to create a safe and compassionate environment for clients in order to foster self-empowerment, healing, and growth. I work from a client-focused and strength-based approach, integrating my background in Ackerman relational and intergenerational therapeutic modalities. I also uses other evidence-based approaches such as, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavioral Activation and Motivational Interviewing.

Interests

Cooking, Karaoke, Travel, Reading, Theater, and Television

What is your go-to restaurant in NYC?

Thursday Kitchen or Otis

What is one thing you do daily that supports your mental and emotional well-being?

Practice Mindfulness

License Number and State

085867 - New York