Your Therapists

Karen is the Founder and Clinical Director of Cohesive Therapy NYC.  She specializes in anxiety disorders, and has a sub-specialty anxiety related to Disorders of Gut-Brain Interaction (DGBI) such as IBS, chronic illnesses such as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), adulthood impact of Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN), inter-generational trauma and expat assimilation.  You’ll find Karen’s approach to be interactive, authentic and goal-oriented.

Miriam Brand LMHC - Chronic Illness, Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Life Transitions.

Miriam has an eclectic therapy style, utilizing knowledge and techniques from psychodynamic therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy when treating depression due to chronic illness, as well as anxiety related to IBS, life transitions and childhood emotional trauma.

Danielle’s approach provides you with the best of both worlds. By combining effective and practical mind-body connective techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), mindfulness and insight-oriented practices, Danielle helps you heal both mind and body when treating different forms of trauma, including PTSD, childhood emotional trauma and IBS-related anxiety symptoms.

Rachel’s approach to therapy is warm and interactive yet pragmatic and creative. Working with Rachel will teach you how to incorporate various techniques including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and mindfulness to help navigate the everyday challenges that are keeping you stuck. Rachel’s specialties include anxiety management, navigating life transitions, dealing with chronic illness and palliative care.