Elizabeth Baum is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Manhattan specializing in couples counseling, identity exploration, relationships, and life transitions. Elizabeth values building a strong therapeutic relationship with clients, thereby helping them to create and maintain healthier, more empathetic and communicative relationships in their lives. She has extensive experience working with non-traditional couples, and those who identify as creative.
Elizabeth takes an insight-oriented approach and considers social factors such as race, culture, sexuality, religion, and power differentials. She supports clients to develop a new awareness of how emotional challenges and stress from past experiences interfere with authentic personal expression and the ability to form stable relationships in the present.
Elizabeth's practice is safe, open, and welcoming to clients of all backgrounds and identities. Her office is located in Manhattan’s Financial District near the Fulton Street subway stop.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Identity development - Understanding, accepting, and strengthening one’s sense of self through the exploration of family, work, and personal values
Isolation and loneliness - Issues stemming from disconnection and isolation
Elizabeth Baum is not in-network with any insurances.
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Private Practice, 2013 - Present
Integral Counseling Center at Pierce Street, 2009 - 2010
IDP Meditation Teacher Training, 2013
California Institute of Integral Studies, MA, 2010
Rhode Island School of Design, BA, 1994