Emma Harger, MS, LMSW

Position: Psychotherapist
Areas of Work: *Out of Network*, Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Adult Psychotherapy, Adults (25-64), Afflictions, Anxiety Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Bisexual, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Body Positivity/Health at every size, Children (<13), Christian, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis (CBT), Confidence Issues, Coping Mechanism Development, Dating, Depression, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Emerging Adulthood, Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Fear of Failure, Female Identifying, Gay, Harm Reduction Therapy, Imposter Syndrome, Indecision, Individual Therapy, Intergenerational Trauma, Intrusive Thoughts, Irrational Fears, Jewish, Lesbian, Level 2 Clinician, Life Transitions, Loneliness, Low Self Esteem, Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), Male Identifying, Motivational Interviewing (MI), Muslim, Narrative Therapy, Nonreligious, Peer Relationships, Perfectionism, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Pre-College Fears, Psychodynamic Therapy, Psychological Trauma, Queer, Queer-Competent, Racial Justice Framework, Relationship Struggles / Issues, Romantic Life, Rumination, Self Esteem, Self-Reflection, Seniors (65+), Sex Worker Positive, Social Life, Straight, Strength-Based, Strength-Based Therapy, Stress, Stress Management, Teenagers/Adolescents (13-17), Thought Disorders, Trauma / Trauma Focused, Vegan, Wilderness Therapy, Women's Health, Women's Issues Therapy, Worry, Young Adulthood, Young Adults (18-24)
Location: Tele-Health/Virtual

Emma Harger is a licensed psychotherapist in New York City. She has extensive experience working with teens and young adults, and greatly enjoys helping them grow and achieve their full potential. Her client-centered approach focuses on meeting individuals where they are and working together to discover clients’ needs and goals. Emma firmly believes that each individual is unique and uses a blend of techniques (cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, narrative therapy, and talk therapy) to tailor her therapeutic approach to each client. She is passionate about human connection and relationships to promote individual understanding, growth, and change.

Outside of work, Emma enjoys being active through cycling, running, and doing yoga. She also enjoys playing classical piano and singing in choirs.

She holds a masters in social work from Columbia University and a bachelors in psychology and German from Carnegie Mellon University.