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Licensed Clinical Social Worker, New Jersey and New York
Lavinia Barbu is a licensed therapist in NY and NJ working with adult clients that are experiencing stress, overwhelm, feeling stuck, worry and anxiety by harnessing the strengths withing themself and developing awareness of their problem- coping mechanism.
Lavinia is helping clients realize that what happens in life is comprehensive, manageable and meaningful by developing better coping skills and cultivating inner resources like forgiveness, kindness, compassion, gratitude, courage, having a purpose and feeling a sense of connection.
Lavinia believes in creating a strong therapeutic alliance with her clients. She incorporates a holistic approach to healing and transformation, using Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness and CBT techniques that focus on modifying thinking and patterns that perpetuate difficulties in clients’ lives and facilitating emotional and behavioral change to restore balance and wellbeing.
Bachelor Degree in Cultural Psychology, New York University
Master Degree in Clinical Social Work, New York University
Humana, Cigna, Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare & UMR)