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Lauren Shechter

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125 E 23rd St, Suite 403
New York, New York, 10010
United States of America

About Lauren Shechter

Lauren Shechter, LCSW, SEP is a licensed psychotherapist in private practice located in Manhattan. Lauren holds a Masters degree from Columbia University's School of Social Work with a focus in clinical practice. In addition to private practice, Lauren has worked as a therapist in non-profit clinic settings providing individual, group, and family therapy to children, adolescents, adults, and older adults from diverse ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds with a wide range of treatment goals.

Lauren currently offers individual psychotherapy to adolescents and adults in a warm, supportive environment. Lauren appreciates the uniqueness of each individual and integrates a variety of treatment modalities to meet the needs of each client in a way that honors his or her goals, cultural background, and orientation. These modalities often include Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy, mindfulness, and Somatic Experiencing.

While Lauren does not accept insurance, she does offer a sliding scale and will work with clients to make therapy affordable.


  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • LGBT
  • Victims of Sexual Abuse
  • Grief and Loss
  • Medical Procedure Trauma
  • Adults abused as children
  • Complex PTSD
  • Developmental Trauma

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(917) 765-5997


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Contact Lauren Shechter by phone: (917) 765-5997 or by the SE™ Practitioner Contact Form to schedule a session.