About Shira Lee Silver
Shira Lee earned a master’s degree from the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and a B.A. in Psychology from Columbia University. Since graduating social work school, she has worked in clinical settings providing psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and families. Shira Lee aims to create a warm and supportive therapy environment where clients feel understood and validated. She has worked with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, family issues, grief and bereavement, substance abuse, trauma, and career challenges. She works from a strength-based, relational, and psychodynamic perspective.
Education and training
- City University of New York, Hunter College, Master's in Social Work
- Columbia University (Bachelor's)
Shira Lee Silver's office location
The Midtown Practice
18 East 48th Street, Suite 1202
New York, NY 10017
Patient reviews for Shira Lee Silver, LCSW
It's always productive, this last one, and the ones before. Ever since I have been meeting w/ Shira Lee, it's been about 3 yrs, I have been able to see things differently. She gives me advice and tools that make my coping arsenal much better. I also love the fact that she listens very attentively.
Shira Lee is very comforting and understanding. She explains different ways to handle stress and depression in detail and has helped me overcome some tough times in my life. I do strongly believe I'm better able to handle situations more easily due to our sessions.
Very helpful! Lots of techniques on how to cope with the problem on hand. She gives excellent resources of information if needed. Listens to all the patient has to say. Very professional.
Great. It's very easy and comfortable to share and talk. Always very accomodating to work schedule conflicts.
I love my visits with Shira Lee. I find that I learn a lot about myself and my emotions that I would not have if we did not speak. She is extremely professional and accommodating which I respect a lot. As a young adult, I feel like Shira Lee is able to relate to me and understand my generation.
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