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Staten Island Therapy | Staten Island Social Anxiety Disorder | depression | counseling | KAREN L GOLDMAN, MA LMHC-BCPC | NY |


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1076 Forest Ave, Staten Island

Areas of Focus

Social Anxiety Disorder

It is common for people to feel shy or uneasy in unfamiliar or new social situations. You may be nervous about making new friends or meeting a new romantic acquaintance. For some, however, these feelings can be debilitating and make it nearly impossible to put themselves in social situations. It can also affect their work life if they need to meet with clients or speak publicly.

If you become nervous in crowded rooms, constantly worry about embarrassing yourself in social situations, have a difficult time introducing yourself to people, or prefer to avoid social situations altogether you may have social anxiety disorder. This can range from some nerves and sweaty palms in minor cases to crippling fear and panic attacks in more severe cases. No matter the severity of your case, therapy can help you to manage your anxiety in social situations. With the help of role playing, public speaking exercises, and relaxation techniques you can eliminate or limit your social anxiety. We can help you build confidence and increase your comfort level. Call us today to find out more. Karen understands how social anxiety can limit you from achieving your personal or professional goals. Through a variety of cognitive behavioral techniques, including role playing, assertion training, relaxation therapy, and cognitive restructuring, Karen can help you to overcome your phobia.

Karen can help with:

  • Dating/Romance
  • Assertiveness
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Making friends
  • Confidence building
  • Advancement at work

Staten Island Therapy


is a certified Therapy specializing in Social Anxiety Disorder, depression, counseling, therapist, rehabilitation and much more in Staten Island, NY. We also do Welcome, Individual Therapy, Self Esteem - Life Transitions, Child Therapy, Social Anxiety Disorder, Stress, Grief Or Bereavement, Depression, Couples Therapy, Family Therapy and all work related in the 10310 area and surrounding areas in Staten Island