The Inner Stage/Valerie Simon, LCSW, TEP, CET III

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R, CP, TEP, CET III

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2 Endorsed
(347) 696-9504 Website

The Inner Stage/Valerie Simon, LCSW, TEP, CET III

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R, CP, TEP, CET III

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed

Location

The Inner Stage
New York, NY 10019
Call Valerie Simon
(347) 696-9504
Offers online therapy

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About

The Inner Stage is an innovative group practice that incorporates cutting-edge creative therapies such as psychodrama and Internal Family Systems, along with psychodynamic psychotherapy, customized for the diverse needs of clients of all backgrounds and identities. Creator Valerie Simon, LCSW, TEP, CET III, has been in private practice for 20+ years and specializes in the relationship between trauma and addiction/co-dependency. Rebecca Shubert, LMSW specializes in working with LGBTQIA+ people and young adults.
We are very skilled at creating a warm and comfortable space for people who are on a quest for self-actualization. We creatively guide people to explore relationship patterns, heal trauma that gets stored in the body, and release any emotional blocks. We are a group practice and can find the right therapist for your needs and budget.
We facilitate Open Psychodrama Workshops and Psychodrama groups, as well as workshops for LGBTQIA+ folks. Valerie facilitates retreats and intensives in the US and abroad, as well as trainings in psychodrama and experiential therapy. Find out more at our website, theinnerstage.com. We look forward to hearing from you!
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“Welcome to The Inner Stage, an innovative group practice and training facility that incorporates cutting-edge creative arts therapies.”

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Paypal, Venmo, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
I provide receipts for clients to submit to their insurance for out of network reimbursement.
Email us or call (347) 696-9504 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 25 Years
  • License: New York / 056118
  • School: New York University
  • Year Graduated: 1997

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: International Society of Experiential Professionals / Certified Experiential Therapist/Trainer III
  • Certificate Date: 2019
  • Certificate: American Society Group Psychotherapy & Psychodrama / Trainer Educator Practitioner of Psychodrama
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, MS


The Inner Stage/Valerie Simon, LCSW, TEP, CET III's Groups

Women's Psychodrama Group

We explore trauma and addiction issues with psychodrama and creative arts therapy in a very supportive and safe environment.

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All Gender Indentities Psychodrama Group

All gender identities focus on healing trauma and family of origin issues utilizing Psychodramatic/Creative Arts methods. We create a safe and supportive environment to work on interpersonal issues.

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Open Psychodrama Workshop

We explore how family of origin issues impact current relationships through Psychodramatic/Creative Arts methods. This open workshop is reasonably priced and requires no ongoing commitment. Please see www.valeriesimon.net for program listing.

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Location

The Inner Stage
New York, NY 10019
Call Valerie Simon
(347) 696-9504
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Relationship Issues
  • Addiction
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Transgender
  • Transitioning gender identity/gender dysphoria
  • Women's Issues
  • Young adult transition
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Psychodrama
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Somatic
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 2 Jun 2022
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R, CP, TEP, CET III