Samuel Gilbert, MS, LMSW

Position: Psychotherapist
Areas of Work: *Out of Network*, Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Adults (25-64), Afflictions, AIDS - HIV, Anger, Anxiety Disorders, Asexual, Bipolar Disorder, Bisexual, Bisexual, Children (<13), Christian, Co-Occuring Disorders, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis (CBT), Complex Trauma, Confidence Issues, Couples (Relationship Therapy), Dating, Depression, Eating Patterns or Eating Disorders, Exposure & Response Prevention (ExRP) Therapy, Fear of Failure, Female Identifying, Gay, Gay, Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Grief and Loss, Harassment, Imposter Syndrome, Indecision, Individual Therapy, Insomnia, Lesbian, Lesbian, Level 2 Clinician, LGBTQIA+, Life Transitions, Low Self Esteem, Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), Male Identifying, Marijuana Disorder, Mindful-Based Therapy, Money-Related Stress, Motivational Interviewing (MI), Non-Binary, Nonreligious, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Open Relationships/Non-Monogomy, Pansexual, Perfectionism, Performance Anxiety, Personality Disorders, Porn Addiction, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Queer, Queer, Queer-Competent, Questioning, Relationship Struggles / Issues, Romantic Life, Self Esteem, Self-Reflection, Seniors (65+), Sex Positive/Kink Friendly, Sex Trafficing, Sex Worker Positive, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Addiction, Sexual Dysfunction, Sexual Fear, Sexual Identity, Sexuality, Social Anxiety Disorder, Social Justice, Social Life, Straight, Stress, Suicidal Ideation, Suicidal Tendencies, Teenagers/Adolescents (13-17), Trans-Competant, Transgender, Transitioning, Young Adulthood, Young Adults (18-24)
Location: Tele-Health/Virtual

Samuel Gilbert is a licensed psychotherapist based in New York City, earning his Master of Social Work degree magna cum laude from Columbia University. His award-winning scholarship, published in the Columbia University School of Social Work Review, focuses on LGBTQ+ survivors of sexual violence. He has extensive experience working with individuals with a variety of mental health disorders including anxiety, depression, substance use disorder (SUD), addiction, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). He also has experience—and specific training—to work with individuals who identify as LGBTQ+.

Samuel takes a holistic approach with his clients. In addition to utilizing evidence-based mental health interventions (e.g. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, etc.), he believes quality sleep, a well-balanced diet, consistent exercise, and one’s spirituality are paramount to the therapeutic process. He is steadfast in working alongside his clients to help each individual, couple, and group develop tools and strategies to achieve their specific goals.