Julia Simmons

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

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Julia Simmons, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in New York
(646) 916-4305 x13 Website

Julia Simmons

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW


Location

124 West 79th Street
Suite 1B
New York, New York 10024
(646) 916-4305 x13

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Julia has a special ability to connect with children that allows them to feel safe and supported throughout the therapeutic process. She is able to effectively communicate a child’s wants and needs to parents and teachers while empowering children with the tools to ultimately communicate on their own. When working with adolescents, Julia provides a compassionate and non-judgmental atmosphere in which they can explore and work through their feelings, thoughts and beliefs. Julia works hard to assist children, adolescents and families to built a set of skills that they can use to communicate more effectively and grow closer together.

She specializes in helping her clients process their emotions through a positive lens that allows them to feel capable and empowered. Her areas of expertise include play therapy, art therapy, CBT, DBT, self-esteem, anger management, social & emotional learning, loss and bereavement, testing anxiety, impulse control, social skills and mindfulness.

Julia has extensive experience working in the elementary, middle and high school education world and has a deep understanding of how to best support students to thrive socially and emotionally within each unique environment. Julia works collaboratively with parents, schools, psychiatrists, nutritionists and others to provide the optimum level of care.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: Columbia University School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2014
  • License and State: 088168 New York

Finances

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Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Columbia University Field Instruction Supervisor
  • Certificate Date: 2018

Julia Simmons's Groups

Social Skills Group (Co-ed) 8-10 Years Old

Does your child have difficulty connecting with peers? Is s/he a target of bullies or excluded? Is s/he shy or anxious in social situations? Our social skills group can help! This group focuses on helping children foster age-appropriate connections in a safe and fun setting. Members will learn to make and keep friends, become better listeners and develop flexibility. They will learn problem solving skills, work on regulating emotion and improve frustration tolerance. Contact us today for more info or to set up a consultation: copewithschoolnyc.com/contact/.

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Location

124 West 79th Street
Suite 1B
New York, New York 10024
(646) 916-4305 x13

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • School Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Behavioral Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress

Client Focus

Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Body Positivity

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 05 Aug 2019
Julia Simmons, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in New York

Julia Simmons

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW