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Jacqueline

Often times, I believe most of us are battling an internal struggle- Let's lighten the load!


Jacqueline Paul- Okyere Benya is a black female therapist licensed in NY and NJ. She is the founder of the Embrace Therapy where the therapeutic experience is transformative and empowering.


She aims to reclaim the emotional and mental wellness for BIPOC individuals navigating daily injustices and trying to show up where they make they most impact. In addition, she supports women health issues as women we have to balance so many different hats and constantly rediscovering ourselves through these lenses.


Through a holistic and integrative approach, Jacqueline aims to support individual needs by embracing every aspect of your narrative unapologetically.



Specialties

Career
Bereavement
Depression
Adolescents
Anxiety
Women's Issues

Education

MA (Master of Arts)
CUNY city college


Accepted Insurance

Oxford
Oscar Health
Cigna
United Healthcare
Aetna


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Suicide Prevention Lifeline
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