Mia Shapiro

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Mia Shapiro

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Telehealth Available
Professions: Clinical Social Worker
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: Licensed Clinical Social Worker
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: $200 per 45 minute session
Free Initial Consultation
Weekend Availability
Evening Availability


Harrison, New York 10528

My Approach to Helping

I am a clinical social worker trained in many different modalities that bring people relief from a wide variety of distressing symptoms. Whether people are going through a difficult life transition or want to explore different ways of looking and responding to everyday life experiences, I love to help them discover what is in their power to change. In the words of Victor Frankel “Everything can be taken from a [person] but one thing: the last of human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.”

My training as a social worker taught me to look for and understand the broad social, historical, and political contexts within which individual problems arise. By helping clients process this piece of their challenges, we’re able to acknowledge the interconnectedness of generations and the larger picture of the human condition as a whole. We are then able to work on discerning the personal meaning of these challenges and the advantages and disadvantages of patterns that perpetuate them in the context of the client’s current and unique life. We work towards achieving goals-what wellness looks like for each person, setting agendas for each session and reflecting on significant barriers and gleamings of change as they occur.

Some of the special issues I’ve studied and worked with over the years include but are not limited to: the psychological stressors of long-term illnesses, the multi-layered needs of people who always wanted children but are unable to become parents, LGBTQ+ affirmative therapy, and how to transform trauma with a mind-body-spirit approach.

Services I Provide

  • Telehealth

Ages I Work With

  • Adults


  • English

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Anxiety
  • Breakup
  • Caregiver Issues / Stress
  • Chronic Illness / Disability
  • Chronic Pain
  • Creative Blocks
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Family Problems
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Health / Illness / Medical Issues
  • Identity Issues
  • Individuation
  • Irritability
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance
  • Panic
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Religious Issues
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Confidence
  • Spirituality
  • Values Clarification
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace Issues
  • Worry

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Collaborative Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Ecotherapy / Nature Therapy
  • Expressive Arts Therapy
  • Feminist Therapy
  • Integration of different therapy models
  • Mindfulness-Based Interventions
  • Neuropsychology
  • Nonviolent Communication (NVC)
  • Person-Centered Therapy (Rogerian Therapy)
  • Poetry Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)

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