Compassionate psychotherapist who knows one size doesn't fit all when it comes to mental conflict and intense feeling states using varied approaches in order to support people to become beautifully themselves creating a meaningful, satisfying life.
Barbara Davis-Thompson, LCSW, MA is a New York City based psychotherapist in private practice in NY, NY for over 31 years. She has a MA in Rehabilitation Counseling from NYU and a MSW from Fordham University. Over the course of her career, she has studied various modalities such as EMDR, EFT, EFT for couples, AEDP, Coherence Therapy, Attachment studies, Jungian shadow work, 2.5 years of advanced hypnosis training, a 2 year post masters degree in addiction studies, 8 years attending a psychodynamic institute, Ro-Hun therapy, Lucia light training, CBT, and hundred of hours in diverse trainings synthesizing the best of each modality in order to support her clients to make the changes they seek.
Life-Long Learner & Explorer
My special interests are theatre, continued education, symbology, volunteering, all things celestial, creativity of all kinds, animals, reading, cooking, writing, collage work, and exploring the unknown, unexplored, and invisible parts of life and our nature.
I think of you often and appreciate the positive influence you have had on my life. You were the only one who ever listened to every word I said without judgment and made me feel as if I matter.
You are a treasure, a blessing and a healer. Thank you for being an incredible teacher and for all you have contributed to our health as individuals and a couple. We so appreciate you.
G.M. and M.M.
I have such fond memories of our healing therapy sessions - to this day I remain grateful for all your good counsel, wise clarity and hard work you did with me. I’m a healthier, happier person as a result.
Thank you. I am a completely different person from the one who came to see you in 2014. You’ve changed my life for the better in so many ways and I’m eternally grateful.
I will be forever grateful for your kindness and warmth and compassion, your brilliant insights and surprising perceptions, and the dedication you showed in all the years helping me so skillfully and comprehensively.
All of us lucky to be in your care know what I have learned - that you are a gift to everyone who meets you. You have transformed my life in so many ways for the better. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.
Thank you from the bottom of my heart for having guided me from being a frustrated woman burdened by life to a woman that I could never have imagined existed. You must know that you are my light, my friend, my guide and my teacher in so many ways.
Thank you for working with me, helping me and getting me to this point in my life. I truly believe that I made it because of your guidance, insight and caring and a little shove from you to jump in. You have a very special place in my heart.
I’m beyond happy and I’m having the time of my life. I really appreciate our work - it prepared me for now.
When I leave your office, I feel so good in the core of my being. Thank you.