Sohaula  DePeyster

Sohaula DePeyster

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Practice: Resilience Lab
New York Accepting Online
Chelsea Not Accepting In-person
Updated April 13, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Addiction
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Family issues
  • Self-esteem

Professional statement

Sohaula DePeyster specializes in working with adults dealing with anxiety, depression, challenging family dynamics, self-esteem and addiction.

In session with Sohaula, every client is treated with respect, and compassion. Her approach is using the thoughts, feelings and behaviors of clients to uncover patterns and treat various mental health conditions. She has experience working with individuals dealing with addiction and centers a harm reduction approach in her work, which includes addressing trauma, exploring triggers, and collaborative safety planning. With a background in family therapy. Sohaula also has expertise supporting clients through challenging family dynamics, building communication skills, intergenerational trauma, and addressing structural patterns to create a unified family.

Sohaula believes that creating a safe and judgment-free space is crucial, and mental health is not something that can be solved overnight. She truly believes with time, patience and support individuals can become their true selves in a therapeutic environment leading to a successful and fulfilling life.


Message to clients

We all have moments where we feel stuck, and uncertain about how to move forward. I want to support you through the healing process and be a witness to uncovering your strengths. I specialize in working with individuals dealing with anxiety, depression, addiction, self-esteem and relationships. My approach is exploring how your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are intertwined. Together we can uncover patterns and find ways for these three areas to align with your goals. I am passionate about creating a safe and judgment free space. I take pride in providing respect, compassion and warmth to all my clients.


Specialties

Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping

Anger management - Addressing sudden outbursts of anger or sustained resentment; developing healthy anger expression and outlets

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • United Healthcare
  • FIT Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $150 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $75 - $150
  • Initial session: $150 (45min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Courtesy billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week

Location(s)

Chelsea practice
116 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor, New York, New York 10011
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Thu 09:00am-7:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 3 years

Housing Works Adult Day Health Care, 2019 - 2020
Brooklyn Community Services, 2018 - 2019

New York Unicersity, MSW, 2018
Daemen College, BA, 2017


Licensure

New York: 106349


Languages

English