Lois Abramchik


Lois Abramchik


Professions: Clinical Social Worker, Psychotherapist
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: Social work - R-031317
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

Fees: $150-$175 per 45 minute session. $250 per hour session
Evening Availability


779 Carroll St
Brooklyn, New York 11215

My Approach to Helping

I will provide you with a safe, comfortable place to bring your feelings, thoughts, life struggles, as well as hope for change in your life. We will work on parts of yourself that interfere with your happiness and fulfillment. Let's join together as partners as you move through your inner andor outer challenges. Everyone needs professional direction at times in order to feel better. I am experienced, compassionate, highly attuned and down to earth. Helping people feel safe and accepted is a priority. You will receive comfort, support, and direction, as you move forward on your path. Whether its relationships, intimacy, emotional struggles, work issues, life disappointments or anything else weighing you down, therapy can be life changing. I enjoy helping people and I would like to help you tap into your own wisdom and power and get relief from suffering.

More Info About My Practice

For more than 30 years I have worked with children, adolescents, adults of all ages and couples, with a wide variety of problems. I am welcoming and easy to be with. My office is conveniently located and feels warm and comfortable. If you have out of network mental health insurance coverage, you can get reimbursed for my services.

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

I can help you with inner pain and suffering, emotional struggles, coping with challenging life circumstances, relationship concerns, parent-child conflicts, and negative life patterns.

My Guiding Ethical Principles

You will be respected and seen as a unique individual. There is no one size fits all therapy and I am committed to discovering your individual needs and concerns. I will strive to listen carefully and develop an understanding of you to jointly set and work towards reachable goals.

Important Factors for Choosing a Therapist

The most important factors in choosing a therapist are your comfortability with the therapist, your feeling of safety, and your gut feeling when you are with your therapist. It is also imperative that the therapist is skilled, experienced, and passionate about helping people grow into their strongest selves. Ultimately, it is a relationship so choose a therapist that you feel you can relate with.

Services I Provide

  • Clinical Supervision
  • Consultation
  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling

Ages I Work With

  • Children
  • Teens
  • Adults


  • English

Groups I Work With

    Trauma survivors, couples, relationship concerns, anxietydepression, identity issues, work conflicts.

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues
  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Adoption / Reunion Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Body Image
  • Breakup
  • Cancer
  • Caregiver Issues / Stress
  • Child and/or Adolescent Issues
  • Codependency / Dependency
  • Communication Problems
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Eating and Food Issues
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Emptiness
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Fear
  • Fertility Issues
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Health / Illness / Medical Issues
  • Helplessness / Victimhood
  • Identity Issues
  • Inadequacy
  • Individuation
  • Irritability
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance
  • Midlife Crisis / Midlife Transition
  • Mood Swings / Mood Disturbance
  • Obsessions and Compulsions (OCD)
  • Oppositional and Defiant Behavior in Children and Teen
  • Panic
  • Parenting
  • Phobias
  • Physical Abuse
  • Post Partum Depression
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Prejudice / Discrimination
  • Rejection
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Confidence
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harm
  • Sensitivity to Criticism
  • Sexual Assault / Abuse
  • Sexuality / Sex Therapy
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Somatization
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation and Behavior
  • Women's Issues
  • Worry
  • Young Adult Issues

Types of Therapy

  • Body-Mind Psychotherapy
  • Breathwork
  • Core Energetics
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR)
  • Gestalt Therapy
  • Holistic Psychotherapy
  • Humanistic Psychology (humanism)
  • Integration of different therapy models
  • Play Therapy
  • Pragmatic / Experiential Therapy for Couples (PET-C)
  • Psychodynamic

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