My group practice, Union Square Psychotherapy, offers therapy on a sliding scale, and free initial intakes. If you’re interested in scheduling a 45-minute initial session, you can do so here.
I also offer therapy on a sliding scale individually, but at the moment, my sliding-scale slots are full – I’m not currently accepting reduced fee patients.
I don’t accept insurance, but I can help you get reimbursed by your insurer if it covers out-of-network benefits. If we are not a match, you have other options:
I’m a candidate in psychoanalysis at the Psychoanalytic Training Institute of the Contemporary Freudian Society (formerly the Freudian Society of New York). I have many trusted colleagues, and you can call CFS’s clinical referral service at 212-752-7883, where you can be referred to therapists with credentials and experience including LP (licensed psychoanalyst), MSW, Psy.D, MD, and PhD.
This is a list of low-cost and sliding-scale therapy and analysis providers in New York City. I update it frequently, and hope you find it useful. If you know of any such resources that I’ve omitted, I hope you’ll use my contact form (at the bottom of the page) to let me know.
There are many other psychoanalytic institutes in New York at which one can obtain sliding-scale therapy. Some of them are listed here:
In addition, there are fee-for-service clinics that accept payment from most insurances all over the city including: