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Andrea Onukwue
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
New York

In-network with

Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield New York (formerly Empire), Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Cigna, Oscar Health, Oxford, and United Healthcare

Specializes in

Anxiety, Trauma, and Women's Issues

Great to meet you!

My clients describe me as:

Honest, easy to talk to, and highly competent in providing goal-directed care that achieves results. Levity and life application are always on deck.

More about me and my practice:

I am trained as a Master Gardener. I love growing my own food and flowers and being outdoors. I enjoy helping others incorporate a grounding/mindfulness practice into their everyday life based on their passions/interests.

A bit about my approach to therapy

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach emphasizes cultivating a freed mindset as essential to a healthy, productive, and enjoyable life. It also emphasizes improving communication, managing expectations, and establishing and maintaining healthy boundaries in interpersonal connections.

Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

Your telehealth session can occur in your own indoor or outdoor private space as long as you are comfortable and not operating a vehicle.

What you can expect from our first session

Together, we will:

Identify thoughts, hurts, and behaviors interfering with fulfillment and peace, implementing strategies for improvement during weekly sessions with life work resources. Let’s begin together today.

I specialize in working with people who:

Have lived experiences with trauma and problems related to upbringing, and those who are generally leaders balancing work, family, self-care, and opportunities for growth and advancement.

Cancellations within 48 hours incur a $75 fee.

Andrea's style is


Insurance carriers Andrea accepts

BlueCross BlueShield

More about Andrea

MSW (Master of Social Work) at Fordham University
License type: LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker)
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: Black or African descent
Languages: English
Works with: Adults
More specialties: Relationship Issues, Family Issues, Maternal Mental Health, PTSD, Depression, Grief, Loss, Stress, and LGBTQIA+
Modalities: Mindfulness-Based (MBCT), Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Trauma Focused, Interpersonal, Gottman Method, Motivational Interviewing, Strength-Based, Acceptance & Commitment (ACT), and Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


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114 Fifth Ave 2nd Floor
NEW YORK, NY 10011