Dave specializes in individual and couples therapy across the spectrum of sexual orientations and gender identities. His areas of expertise include LGBT-affirmative psychotherapy, addictions, sexual compulsivity, trauma, depression, anxiety disorders, HIV and other health-related concerns. His range of treatment styles is eclectic and will be determined based upon client concerns and/or needs. These treatment styles include integrating systemic approaches, gestalt, interpersonal, somatic, and humanistic psychotherapies, as well as EMDR techniques.
· Dave Schwing has been in private practice in Manhattan since 1996.
· Limited availability for new and returning patients. Contact Dave at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your individual situation and possibly be placed on a waiting list.
My goal is to help individuals heal, energize, and become aware of their inner strengths. We achieve this by providing a neutral safe space, listening to your concerns, and customizing a treatment plan.
Areas of expertise and familiarity include:
Gay and Lesbian Issues
Depression and Anxiety
Addiction & Recovery
Recovery from Trauma
Grief and Loss Issues
Dave is an out-of-network provider and does not accept health insurance. Most insurance providers will reimburse patients. A monthly statement is issued to patients to submit for reimbursement from their insurance.
Payment via standing credit card instructions is preferred. Dave accepts American Express, MasterCard and Visa. A form is included in the intake forms. For other payment arrangements, receipts and billing, please contact office.
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life.
Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger post traumatic events. We can help you overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing.
Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. Therapy sessions are held with both couples and is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.