Rachel Astarte

LMFT, MFA, CLC, CCHt.

Rachel Astarte

LMFT, MFA, CLC, CCHt.

Telehealth Available
Professions: Life Coach, Psychotherapist, Hypnotherapist
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: LMFT - #001677
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: Individuals: $175
Couples: $250
Free Initial Consultation
Weekend Availability
Evening Availability

Offices

48 Burd Street
Nyack, New York 10960

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My Approach to Helping

As a collaborative therapist and shamanic practitioner, I view problems as blessings pointing us in the direction of wellness. Using life's challenges as a guide, we work together to build the foundation of self you need in order to live an enriching and fully human life. This deep work benefits not only yourself but also your loved ones and the rest of our human family.

Along with a focus on mindfulness, I specialize in spiritual development for individuals and couples. I assist clients of all sexual orientations and cultural backgrounds develop authentic intimacy and compassionate communication.

More Info About My Practice

** COVID-19 Statement: Secure sessions are available online via Zoom or by phone. **

I hold a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy, an MFA in Creative Writing, and certifications in Transformational Life Coaching and Clinical Hypnotherapy. I received shamanic training from the Foundation for Shamanic Studies. My background includes a long career in the arts—writing and acting—which informs my work with creative clients.

I offer mindfulness practices as well as shamanic healing work, based on your need and interest.

What Makes up a Problem?

Whatever feels "off" in your life?depression, unhealthy relationships, dead-end careers, grief, loneliness, low self-esteem?is a symptom of a larger problem: an unbalanced and under-appreciated self.

Just like a fever lets us know we have an infection, life problems let us know something deep within us isn't right. We don't blame the fever, we thank it for alerting us to the bigger problem. It's exactly the same in our work together. Your problems become beacons lighting the way toward the self you want to be.

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Services I Provide

  • Coaching
  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling
  • Telehealth

Ages I Work With

  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders

Languages

  • English

Groups I Work With

    I work with adult and adolescent clients of all sexual orientations and cultural backgrounds to develop more congruent and compassionate communication—with self and others.

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Breakup
  • Career Choice
  • Communication Problems
  • Creative Blocks
  • Depression
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Emptiness
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Fear
  • Identity Issues
  • Inadequacy
  • Individuation
  • Infidelity / Affair Recovery
  • Isolation
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Midlife Crisis / Midlife Transition
  • Multicultural Concerns
  • Other - Not Listed Here
  • Parenting
  • Perfectionism
  • Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Religious Issues
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Confidence
  • Self-Criticism
  • Self-Doubt
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Love
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trust Issues
  • Women's Issues
  • Worry
  • Worthlessness

Types of Therapy

  • Body-Mind Psychotherapy
  • Collaborative Therapy
  • Depth Hypnosis
  • Dreamwork
  • Holistic Psychotherapy
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Journal Therapy
  • Journey Therapy
  • Jungian Psychotherapy
  • Mindfulness-Based Interventions
  • Poetry Therapy
  • Wilderness Therapy
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