Gilbert McCurdy

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MBA, LCSW-R, CSAT, SEP

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Gilbert McCurdy

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MBA, LCSW-R, CSAT, SEP

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed

Location

18 East 16th Street, Suite 503
New York, NY 10003
(646) 600-5033
Offers online therapy

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About

While we might long for changes in life, making change can be painful and scary. Therapy is a collaborative process, and I will parther with you on this journey. My practice focuses on treating intimacy/relationship problems, sexual addiction/compulsivity, alcohol/substance abuse, codependency/co-addiction, personality issues, childhood traumas, anxiety/depression and career/workplace concerns. I also specialize in working with the LGBT community. My career began with an MBA working on Wall Street. Since 1995 I've been practicing psychotherapy as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and received my MSW from Columbia University.
I'm a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner & I'm trained in EMDR. Both focus on trauma resolution. In addition, I use Inner Relationship Focusing & Hypnotherapy. I hold certifications in Group Psychotherapy (CGP), Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT) & I'm a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT). I offer individual, couples & group psychotherapy.
I lead both a weekly Gay Men's Psychotherapy Group where members practice having new experiences relating to one another in the here & now, and a weekly recovery group for Gay Men struggling with Sex Addiction or Alcohol/Drug linked sexual behavior. This group offers an opportunity to have new experiences relating to other men while working on sexual health.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: Up to $350
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Venmo
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 23 Years
  • License: New York / R-051517
  • School: Columbia University School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1995

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Somatic Experiencing Training Institute / Somatic Experiencing
  • Certificate Date: 2018
  • Certificate: Int'l Inst. for Trauma & Addiction Professionals / Cert. SexAddiction Therapist
  • Certificate Date: 2004

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, S-PSB
"Gilbert is a caring, perceptive and extensively trained psychotherapist. For those seeking help with compulsive sexual behavior, he is one of the best therapists in the city. I strongly recommend him. "

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R

Gilbert McCurdy's Groups

Gay Men's Therapy Group

While the group inherently is supportive, the group focuses on helping members practice having new experiences communicating and relating to one another on a weekly basis by expressing thoughts and feelings in a group setting in the here and now.

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Gay Men Recovery: Sex Addiction/sex fused w/drugs

Group therapy is a very effective modality for treating people recovering from sex addiction (aka Out-of-Control Sexual Behavior-OCSB) or OCSB fused with drug and/or alcohol abuse. Attending a weekly group oriented towards sexual health with other gay men can break the shame/isolation & provide structure while trying to make changes. Other benefits include giving & receiving feedback & having opportunities for appropriate confrontation. This can facilitate a sense of responsibility for one's behavior & work towards recovering from substance abuse & achieving a healthy sex life.

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Location

18 East 16th Street, Suite 503
New York, NY 10003
(646) 600-5033
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • LGBTQ+
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Focusing - Inner Relationship Focusing
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Integrative
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Somatic
  • Somatic Experiencing (SE)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 8 Aug 2022
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Gilbert McCurdy

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MBA, LCSW-R, CSAT, SEP