Call Us At (646) 780-8278
All Days 9:00 to 5:00
116 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011
New Beginnings Counseling, LLC
Fightress Aaron
Mental Health Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC
334-293-1411


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

Office Hours: TWT 9 AM - 6 PM

Qualifications
Last school: Walden University, MS Marriage Couple and Family Counseling, 2021
License(s): LPC05068-Alabama
NPI Number: 1336893809
Years in practice: 2

Fees
Cost per session: $135 to $200
Average cost per session: $135
Sliding scale pricing?: Yes
Free initial phone consultation?: Yes
Free initial face to face consultation?: Yes
Payment methods accepted:
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Health Savings Account
  • Mastercard
  • Paypal
  • Square
  • Venmo
  • Visa


Insurance types accepted:
  • Any/Out-of-network Insurance
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Private Pay


Malpractice Carrier: HSPO Expires (MM/YY): 02/01/24

Modality:
  • Individuals
  • Couples


Age specialty:
  • Adults


Communities I am allied with or for which I have experience supporting clients:
  • Body Positivity
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Racial Justice Allied


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


Languages spoken:
  • English

I want you to know that you're not alone. Life can feel like an overwhelming storm, especially for Black men navigating a world that often misunderstands and misrepresents them. The weight of expectations, societal pressures, and systemic challenges can leave deep scars, affecting your mental and emotional well-being.

In the face of all these challenges, it takes immense courage to seek help. I want you to understand that reaching out for support is not a sign of weakness, but a testament to your strength and resilience. Acknowledging your struggles and seeking help is a powerful step, demonstrating your commitment to your well-being and happiness.

Imagine a space where you can be your authentic self, where your thoughts and feelings matter, where your experiences are acknowledged and respected. That's the space I aim to provide. In our sessions, you won't find judgment; you'll find understanding, empathy, and validation. Your experiences, fears, and hopes are not just heard but deeply respected.

I understand that vulnerability can be daunting, but it's also the birthplace of healing. Together, we can navigate the complex emotions you carry, unpacking the layers that might feel too heavy to bear alone. I offer you a safe harbor where you can express your deepest concerns without fear. Your journey towards healing is personal, and I'm here to guide, support, and empower you every step of the way.

Whether you're wrestling with the weight of past traumas, the complexities of relationships, the burden of societal expectations, or the shadows of anxiety and depression, know that healing is possible. With the right support and understanding, you can emerge stronger, more resilient, and more self-assured.

In our therapeutic journey, we won't just address the wounds; we'll celebrate your strengths and triumphs. Together, we'll explore strategies to navigate challenges, develop coping mechanisms, and build a strong foundation for your mental well-being. Your mental health matters, and investing in it is an act of self-love and self-preservation.

Remember, asking for help is a revolutionary act, especially in a society that often discourages vulnerability. By taking this step, you're breaking barriers, not just for yourself but for the community around you. Your healing is not just a personal victory; it's a beacon of hope and inspiration for others who might be silently struggling.

I encourage you to reach out, not just for yourself but for the generations that follow. By embracing support, you're rewriting narratives, challenging stereotypes, and fostering a culture where mental health is a priority, not a taboo.

I'm here, ready to walk alongside you on this transformative journey. Together, we'll navigate the storm, uncover the sunlight behind the clouds, and empower you to embrace your strength and resilience fully.

Issues:
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning) Issues
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obesity
  • Parenting
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Other issues:
    Treatment orientation:
    • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
    • EMDR
    • Motivational Interviewing
    • Multicultural
    • Narrative
    • Person-Centered
    • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


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