Opher Shamir

Art Therapist, MA, LCAT, RDT

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today
6 Endorsed
(646) 766-0524 Website

Opher Shamir

Art Therapist, MA, LCAT, RDT

He/Him/His

Verified by Psychology Today
6 Endorsed

Location

Dwellness In-Home Psychological Services
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(646) 766-0524

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Opher Shamir is not currently accepting new clients.

About

Opher Shamir is a creative arts therapist who specializes in mind-body connection, relationships, and cultural humility. He uses evidence-based techniques (including CBT, mindfulness, and play therapy) and individualizes the treatment for each person or family with whom he works. His approach is strength-based and action-oriented.
Opher earned his master’s degree from New York University, and is a published and award-winning researcher. He has experience supporting people with mental health challenges (behavior dysregulation, anxiety, depression, trauma, disorganized thinking); somatic issues (sleep, pain, eating); and identity exploration (LGBTQ+, immigration, life transitions).
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“I offer creative arts therapy to individuals and families, focusing on mind-body connection and relationships.”

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $200 - $350
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 3 Years
  • License: New York / 002756
  • School: New York University
  • Year Graduated: 2019

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: North American Drama Therapy Association (NADTA) / 861
  • Certificate Date: 2022

Endorsements

MA, LCAT, RDT

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LCAT, RDT

Creative Arts Therapist, LCAT, RDT, MA

Art Therapist, MPS, LCAT

Creative Arts Therapist, LCAT, RDT, MA

Location

Dwellness In-Home Psychological Services
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(646) 766-0524

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Self Esteem
Issues
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • School Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

I also speak: Hebrew
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • 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
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Drama Therapy
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Home-Based Therapy
  • Humanistic
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 18 Oct 2022
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Opher Shamir

Art Therapist, MA, LCAT, RDT