Moynihan Counseling Services, MA, LMHC, Counselor in Rochester
We are here to help you change your life, and to learn how to cope with the challenges that you are struggling with right now. Depression and anxiety can be big barriers that keep you from doing the things that you want and feeling the way that you want. In therapy together we will help you to learn and build upon the strengths that you already have to help you learn how to feel better. Our clients have experienced an improvement in their ability to cope with their mood, feel more confident, and have a better life outlook overall.
Our therapists are Ese Moynihan-Ejaife, MA, LMHC, and Ryan Howles, LMHC-L, NCC, GT, who works under the licensed supervision of Ese. We each offer therapy for a variety of issues including depression, anxiety, trauma, pain management, LGBTQ related challenges, gender expression and identity, cultural identity and career counseling.
Our offices are located at the Harvard Street Integrated Wellness Center near Park Avenue with convenient off-street parking. We offer a Safe Space for all identities, orientations and backgrounds. For quickest response, email is the best way to contact us. Visit our website for more information!
Call or Email Moynihan Counseling Services for a free consultation now - (585) 487-8769


  • Years in Practice: 11 Years
  • License No. and State: 005688 New York


  • Avg Cost (per session): $70 - $90
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: NYMHCA / 7367
  • Member Since: 2016

Moynihan Counseling Services's Groups

Transgender / Gender Non-Conforming Support Group

This group is for individuals who identify as transgender or gender non-conforming, to build coping skills for depression, anxiety, and dysphoria as well as other stressors. It is a closed group, runs for 8 weeks, and is run by J. Ese Moynihan-Ejaife, MA, LMHC and Ryan Howles, LMHC-L, NCC. The next group will be planned to run in mid-2018.

More about this group


  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Transgender


  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Grief
  • Mindfulness
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Self Esteem
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background


  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Group
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2018
Moynihan Counseling Services, MA, LMHC, Counselor in Rochester

Moynihan Counseling Services

Counselor, MA, LMHC