Last updated: 1/20/2020

Sylvia Teresa Ortiz, LCSW, SEP (917) 921-3103
Last Updated: 1/20/2020
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Years of Experience: 22

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:


NY - LCSW [069856]

Credentials and Certifications:
Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist (CCHt)
Early Intervention Provider, Certified
Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), Certified in
National Board for Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists (NBCCH), Certified
School Social Worker, Licensed
Social Worker, Licensed Clinical (LCSW)
Somatic Experiencing Practitioner
Trauma Treatment, Postgraduate Certificate

Office and Contact Information
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Psychotherapy and Consulting P C
26 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11242  

(917) 921-3103

Office Hours:
Mon: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Tue: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: 11:00am - 7:00pm
Thu: 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Fri: N/A
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 1 Day

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Child Abuse and Neglect Depression Education/Personal Development Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Parenting Issues Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Psychosomatic Sexual Abuse/Rape Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Also serving:
Aging Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Developmental Disability Domestic Violence Family Issues Gender Identity Immigration/Newcomer Infant Mental Health Infertility Learning Disabilities Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Runaways Self Abuse Sexual Orientation Sleep Disorders Spiritual/Religious Concerns Traumatic Brain Injury
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Body Centered Psychotherapy Cognitive/Behavioral Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Early Intervention (Birth to 3 years) Education Consultation EMDR Hypnosis Long-Term Parent Guidance Psychodynamic Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Somatic Experiencing Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Other theoretical approaches:
Body Work (Massage, Touch Therapy) Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Ericksonian Evaluation/Diagnostic Information and Referral Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP) Internal Family Systems (IFS) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Play Therapy Psycho-Educational
Methods - focus areas:
Family Systems Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Group Online Therapy Peer Support
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6)
Specific populations:
Brain/Head Injured Caregivers Children of Divorce College Students
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Alzheimer's Biracial Cancer Patients Chronic Illness Diabetes Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Gifted Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Obese or Overweight Sensory Impaired (hearing, vision, etc) Step Families Transgender Twins
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Jewish Muslim Pagan
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Arabic Armenian Asian Brazilian Caribbean Haitian Indian Irish Italian Native American Portuguese Russian
Professional Associations
EMDR International Association National Association of Social Workers (NASW) National Board for Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists (NBCCH)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: N/A
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: N/A

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Information & Referral