Our Providers

Sean Bell-Thomson, PhD

Clinic Director, Flatiron District




PhD in Clinical Psychology, Long Island University - Brooklyn, MA in Clinical Psychology, Long Island University - Brooklyn, MA in Psychology, Concentration in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counseling, New School University, BA in Comparative Literature, Minor in Philosophy, New York University

Other Languages Spoken (besides English)



Volunteer Supervising Faculty: Lenox Hill Hospital

Special Interests

Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, Burnout, Cultural issues, Depression, Eating disorders, Family conflict, Grief, Immigration, Life transitions, Panic, Personality disorders, Self-harm, Substance use, Trauma

Therapy Style

Depth-oriented, empathically confrontational, direct, at times irreverent.


Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Harm Reduction, Insight-oriented, Motivational interviewing (MI), Psychodynamic, Transference-Focused Psychotherapy, Brief Relational Therapy


Gardening, fly fishing.

What book have you read more than once and why?

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, The Phantom Tollbooth.

Favorite organization/non-profit and why?

Ali Forney Center - providing much-needed support and structure, committed to growth and change.

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

Listen to music

License Number and State

021330-1 - New York