Safiya Coles, LCSW

Safiya Coles is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who utilizes methods of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Mindfulness to help individuals, teens, children, and groups achieve their goals.

Safiya Coles
CONTACT
Safiya Coles, LCSW
Staff Therapist
P: (212) 337-3565 Ext. 6
AVAILABILITY
Monday 4:30PM – 8PM
Tuesday 4:30PM – 8PM
Wednesday 4:30PM – 8PM
Thursday 4:30PM – 8PM
Friday 4:30PM – 8PM
Saturday 11AM – 3PM
CLIENT FOCUS
Ages:
Children (6-12)
Teens (13-19)
Adults
Client Types:
Individuals
Families
“I enjoy helping people find their voice both internally and in the world around them.”
S. Coles
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Safiya Coles is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20+ years experience in the fields of Family, Individual and Group Therapy. She utilizes a broad and diverse range of modalities to meet each individual client’s needs, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Solution Focused, Mindfulness and Trauma based techniques.
 
Safiya employs her extensive clinical background, in addition to drawing on her experience as a P.O.C., a foster, adoptive and an IVF parent. This gives her a unique perspective and understanding of the modern family. She has, in addition, years of experience working in varied settings such as High Schools, Individual and Family Intervention programs, Parent Training, Juvenile Corrections, and private practice in Family and Individual Therapy. Her guidance and perspective have helped many families and individuals find their voices and work toward their therapeutic goals.
SPECIALIZATION
  • Depression, Stress and Anxiety
  • Truancy, Self Harm, Bullying and other School Based Concepts
  • Foster Care and Adoption Support
  • Fertility and IVF Related Matters
  • LGBTQ+ and Gender Affirming Supports
  • Assisting Children/Youth with Disabilities
EDUCATION
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Hunter College School of Social Work, Hunter College
CLINICAL POSITIONS & AFFILIATIONS
Rennicke & Associates
Licenses Clinical Social Worker – Staff Therapist
Advanced Clinical Training
Level 1 AEDP Immersion Training
Training by Dr. Diane Fosha, Immersion Course
Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP)
Training by Dr. Courtney Rennicke, Level One Training
Mindfulness, Healing and Transformation
Motivational Interviewing Evidence-Based Skills to Motivate Clients Toward Change
Advanced Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents: A Certified Child and Adolescent Trauma Professional Training
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Certification Training Course
LICENSURE
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, New York State

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