Conny Bruus

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LMSW

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(332) 378-5627

Conny Bruus

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LMSW

She/Her/Hers


Location

Staten Island, NY 10303
(332) 378-5627
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Specialized in trauma, domestic violence, and family conflict; I provide services in person and telehealth sessions.

About

I am a Trauma-Informed Therapist specialized in working with children ages 4 and older, adult, groups and families who experience anxiety, depression, addictions, domestic violence, stress, and sexual and child abuse. I strive to provide problem-solving-based technique that will help you to enhance your life and accomplish your goals. I truly believe that people have the potential to gain insight into their thoughts and feelings that will help them to improve their quality of life. I am a compassionate Social Worker with over 8 years of clinical experience dedicated to providing non-judgmental support in a collaborative environment.
I am trained and have significant experience in Internal Family System (IFS level 1), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Play/Art Therapy, Structured Family Therapy, and Mindfulness as well as training in Sexual Abuse, Domestic Violence, Child Abuse, Spirituality, Cultural Sensitivity and more techniques in the counseling process.
My goal is to help people process traumatic experiences through different techniques to achieve mental and physical stability for my clients. By extending curiosity, compassion, and active listening skills, they will be able to understand and appreciate their efforts to help themselves.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa, Zelle

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • License: New York / 102879-1
  • School: Touro College
  • Year Graduated: 2014

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: NASW / 886884433
  • Member Since: 2022

Conny Bruus's Groups

Domestic Violence Support Group

A Domestic Violence support group offers a secure and compassionate atmosphere for victims of abusive relationships where they don’t have to face the aftermath of their pain alone. In this support group, they will have the opportunity to: Develop the strength, and courage to change their lives. Easing feelings of loneliness and isolation. Reduction of stress, depression, and anxiety; Have a space to share openly about their experiences and emotions; how they see themselves; care for themselves; interact with others; and Gain a feeling of empowerment. This group is also offered in Spanish.

More about this group

Location

Staten Island, NY 10303
(332) 378-5627
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Family Conflict
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Child
  • Coping Skills
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Spanish
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Conny Bruus

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LMSW