Carlo Borea is a licensed New York State psychotherapist with offices in New York City and Westchester. He provides individual and couples therapy. You can find out more about licensed mental health counselors
Carlo completed his graduate studies in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Florida International University. Realizing the important role played by sexuality in the distress of his clients, he sought specialized post-graduate training at Florida Post Graduate Sex Therapy Training Institute in order to become a Florida Board Certified Sex Therapist and a AASECT Certified Sex Therapist .
Carlo has extensive experience treating clients with serious mental illness, such as schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder. Among his areas of expertise are treatment of depression, anxiety, addictions and sexual dysfunctions. He also helps couples solve their relationship problems.
Carlo interned in the only exclusively spanish speaking inpatient agency in Miami, where he specialized in the treatment of the hispanic/latino population.
Carlo's history of "real world" experience provides him with a clear awareness of diverse backgrounds and alertness to varied clients needs and circumstances. Consequently his work is tailored to the client's individual needs, is confidential, and without discrimination of sexual orientation or other factors. He is fluent in Spanish, French and Italian.
Carlo uses an integrative approach which places high value on the therapeutic relationship resulting in highly personalized methodologies and techniques adapted to each client. His work draws heavily on cognitive behavioral, mindfulness strategies and is trained in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) When working with couples he incorporates experiential and systemic approaches and is trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT).
With compassion and understanding, he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and live a vibrant, purposeful life .
Professional Activities and Memberships
American Counseling Association
New York Mental Health Counseling Association
American Association of Sexuality Educators Counselors & Therapists
Association for Contextual Behavioral Science
International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy