Find Therapists and Counselors in Manhattan, NY

Find a Therapist in Manhattan, NY

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It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems. Talking to a licensed therapist can help. Therapy can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

Since 2007, GoodTherapy has helped people like you connect with ethical, compassionate counselors and therapists. The therapists listed above, who practice therapy in Manhattan, are trained to protect client confidentiality and privacy. In keeping with our high membership standards, these mental health professionals are also committed to eliminating the stigma that keeps many people from seeking help.

Beliefs about how much therapy costs may deter some people from finding a therapist. It’s a good idea to contact therapists you’re interested in and ask about insurance, sliding-scale fees, payment plans, and other options to stay within your budget.

Rest assured there are qualified therapists in Manhattan who can treat a variety of concerns, including family conflict, relationship issues, anxiety, or depression. With our directory, the right therapist is easy to find.

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About Manhattan

Manhattan is a borough in New York City, New York. It covers 23 square miles. Manhattan is recognized as one of the most popular financial, commercial, and cultural centers in the world. Iconic sites such as Wall Street, Central Park, Harlem, Broadway, the United Nations headquarters, Times Square, and the Empire State Building are all located in Manhattan.

Manhattan has a population of 1.7 million people. Around 85% of people in the area are United States citizens. Over 32,200 military veterans live in Manhattan.

The racial composition of Manhattan is 47% white, 26% Hispanic, 13% black, and 12% Asian. Foreign-born people make up 29% of the population. Forty percent of residents have a native language that is not English. Manhattan is home to 348,000 Spanish speakers, 82,000 Chinese speakers, and 36,000 French speakers.

People in Manhattan earn a mean annual wage of $66,500. The median household income is $75,500. Over 17% of Manhattan residents live in poverty.

Mental Health in Manhattan

Mental health is a major issue in Manhattan and the New York area. Around 8% of New York City adults are affected by depression. Eight percent of the city’s high school students have attempted suicide. Poor and minority residents with mental health issues are more likely to be misdiagnosed or left untreated.

Access to care is a concern in New York. In Manhattan, 6% of residents do not have health insurance. In 2015, the mayor’s office pledged to devote $386 million over the next three years to assist residents with mental health issues. 

References:

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  5. QuickFacts: New York County (Manhattan Borough), New York. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/newyorkcountymanhattanboroughnewyork/PST045217