Call Us At (646) 780-8278
All Days 9:00 to 5:00
116 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011
Clayton Andrews
Counselor, LPC

Verified by Therapy For Black Men

Accepting new clients?: Yes
Remote therapy available?: Yes
Can prescribe medication?: No

Office Hours: 7:00 am to 9:00 pm every day

License(s): -Alabama
NPI Number: 1487270922

Average cost per session: $100
Sliding scale pricing offered?: No
Free initial phone consultation?: No
Free initial face to face consultation?: No
Payment methods accepted:
  • American Express
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Insurance types accepted:
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare
  • Ambetter of Georgia
  • All Savers
  • AvMed
  • Cigna - Medicare
  • EAP:Cigna
  • EAP:UnitedHealthcare/Optum
  • Evernorth
  • Golden Rule
  • OptumHealth Complex Medical Conditions
  • Oscar
  • Surest (formerly Bind)
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare Shared Services
  • UnitedHealthcare Student Resources

Insurance Note: I am in-network with the indicated health insurances, meaning my office at Grow Therapy will handle all your insurance billing! To confirm your co-pay, please call the number on your insurance card. Accessibility is important to me, so I hope to make the process of using your insurance an easy one.

  • Individuals

Age specialty:
  • Adolescents and Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

I offer special insights for client's of the following ethnicity:
  • Black

Languages spoken:
  • English

Clayton Andrews is a Licensed Professional Counselor with 14 years of combined experience in community and mental health. He is a 40 year old Sickle Cell Disease Warrior, a husband and a father of seven. He completed his Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology with Troy University and his experiences include serving as a Forensic and Behavioral Health Counselor, Treatment Team Facilitator and as a Clinical Supervisor for RSAT services with the Georgia State Prison System.

His primary focus is the enablement and development of self-sufficiency, development and growth in mental health. Prior to working in the field of mental health, Clayton served the State of Georgia’s children and families for seven years through his work with Child Protective Services and as a CASA Advocacy Supervisor. Clayton is the co-founder of Sickle Cell Champions Association and a Coordinator of SC M.A.N., male-focused and male run organizations, focusing on the Warrior Male. He is also a member of the Sickle Cell Mental Health and Wellness Initiative.

Clayton is certified in the Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) for mental health wellness, recovery and maintenance and is also a member of the National Association of Black Counselor’s Forensic Division. Clayton’s therapeutic approach utilizes empowering, person-centered approaches, along with some cognitive-behavioral and some confrontational approaches. Clayton places emphasis on assisting one’s personal growth through positivity, mindfulness and compassion. Clayton\\\'s private practice, Andrews Counseling and Family Resource Center focuses directly on the mental health plight of the Sickle Cell Warrior, Men’s Mental Health and Forensic/Mandated practice.

You can schedule an appointment with me directly on my website at

  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning) Issues
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma and PTSD
Other issues:
    Treatment orientation:
    • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
    • Humanistic
    • Person-Centered

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