Gary L Hirshberg

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW

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Gary L Hirshberg, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Saint Louis
(314) 238-8961 Website

Gary L Hirshberg

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW


Location

4579 Laclede Ave #276
Saint Louis, Missouri 63108
(314) 238-8961

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4103 Shenandoah Ave
Saint Louis, Missouri 63110
(314) 238-8961

I am a licensed clinical social worker who practices both individual and couples therapy. I have extensive experience working with client's from diverse backgrounds. My training as a social worker has given me the understanding of how both childhood and current life circumstances impact people. I work to assist client's in understanding how they deal with these problems. My goal is never to provide answers for people, but to help people to understand themselves so that they can function and operate independently of their conflicts and problems.

My intention as a therapist is that together we can understand the challenges you bring in such areas as addictions, depression, anxiety, relationships, intimacy or sexuality and then look at how these issues stem from the underlying conflicts you face.

What sets my practice apart is I have training in understanding the unconscious mind and the impact of social issues. This allows me to bring an appreciation of how both internal and external conflicts impact your problems.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 30+ Years
  • School: Washington University
  • Year Graduated: 1984
  • License and State: 000095 Missouri

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $60 - $160
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Beacon
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Coventry
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Optum
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Missouri / Psychoanalyst
  • 2012

Location

4579 Laclede Ave #276
Saint Louis, Missouri 63108
(314) 238-8961

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

4103 Shenandoah Ave
Saint Louis, Missouri 63110
(314) 238-8961
Specialties
  • Gay
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Drug Abuse
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Racial Identity
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Hispanic and Latino
Age
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Feminist
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Multicultural
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Links

My Website

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Professional Connections

Gary Hirschberg has continued to pursue advanced training in his field. He has specialized knowledge in his area that allows clients to comfortably explore their concerns in an environment of safety and confidentiality. Gary is both a very seasoned therapist and shares his broad knowledge teaching other colleagues and professionals.
Mrs. Evelyn Witten, MEd, LPC, NCC
Mrs. Evelyn Witten, MEd, LPC, NCC
Licensed Professional Counselor

Gary Hirshberg is an experienced, highly trained psychotherapist who is also a wonderful, sensitive, and welcoming person. I know him personally and professionally. His ethics and depth of understanding are special qualities.
Dr. Patricia Dennis, PhD, LCSW, CGP
Dr. Patricia Dennis, PhD, LCSW, CGP
Clinical Social Work/Therapist

Last Modified: 10 Jan 2020
Gary L Hirshberg, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Saint Louis

Gary L Hirshberg

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW