Carla Brun LCSW, Clinical Social Work in New York City, New York, 10007

Carla Brun


Carla Brun


Professions: Clinical Social Worker
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: Licensed Clinical Social Worker - 086148
Billing and Insurance:

I don't currently accept insurance, but I can provide documentation if clients wish to submit to an insurance company for "out of network" benefit coverage

Free Initial Consultation
Weekend Availability
Evening Availability


291 Broadway
Suite 1407
New York City, New York 10007

My Approach to Helping

Asking for help takes a tremendous amount of strength and courage. Perhaps today will be the day that you reach out, or perhaps it won't be. Whatever the case may be, you're here now, and that's amazing.

As a therapist, I aim to provide people with a safe space that is nonjudgemental, supportive, and empowering. Together, we will talk through areas in your life in which you may feel "stuck," discuss issues that are impacting you in the present, and consider ways in which events from your past may be contributing to current patterns of emotions and behaviors.

I strongly believe that therapy works best when it is collaborative and individualized. This means that we will work together in a way that is uniquely tailored to your strengths, interests, needs, and goals. We will go at a pace that feels comfortable and right for you.

More Info About My Practice

I graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from American University, received a Masters in Social Work from New York University, and obtained a postgraduate certificate in Relational Psychoanalytic Approaches to Working with Children and Adolescents from the National Institute for the Psychotherapies. This childadolescent training, as well as extensive experience in pediatric psychotherapy, influences my work with adults; particularly, those who had difficult or traumatic childhoods.

Specific Issue(s) I'm Skilled at Helping With

As a Latina psychotherapist, I am keenly aware of the intersection of language, culture, and mental health within the HispanicLatinx community. In particular, I am well-suited to work with people whose primary language is English, though may want to express themselves in Spanish at times.

I also specialize in working with people who experienced difficult or traumatic childhoods. This includes, but is not limited to: survivors of childhood physical, sexual, andor emotional abuse; people whose parents have a history of anxiety, depression, substance abuse, etc.; people who were bullied as children; people who were in foster care as children; and people who experienced other life stressors during childhood.

Services I Provide

  • Individual Therapy & Counseling

Ages I Work With

  • Adults


  • English
  • Spanish

Groups I Work With

    Adults who experienced childhood trauma, HispanicLatinx clients.

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Breakup
  • Caregiver Issues / Stress
  • Depression
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Identity Issues
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Self-Confidence
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
  • Worry

Types of Therapy

  • Feminist Therapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Interventions
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational Psychotherapy

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