I believe that safety, genuineness, care, and trust are at the core of an effective therapy.
My approach is to first just sit with you and understand what you are going through, as a whole. I’m interested in getting to know you as a person, where you are coming from in your life, and what you’d like to change and improve moving forward.
My foundation is in increasing depth, insight, and self-discovery from a relational perspective.
I also integrate various techniques along with psychotherapy. These include affect regulation, grounding, emotional focus, mindfulness, and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT).
The approaches we will use in our work are based on what makes most sense for your situation and are always decided together.
Nathan Feiles is an integrative psychotherapist and contemporary relational analyst in full time private practice in New York City. He works with individuals, couples, and groups locally, as well as with individuals nationally and internationally via online coaching.
Nathan specializes in working with the many contexts of Anxiety, Relationships, ‘Finding Yourself’, Recovery from breakups, Commitment issues, Infidelity, Decision-Making Difficulties, Fear of Flying (specialized method), Creative Blocks, ‘Grass is Greener’ Syndrome, Coping with Chronic Migraines, Depression, as well as others.
Nathan Feiles earned his M.A. in Social Work (MSW) from New York University (NYU), and is licensed in clinical social work (LCSW) in both New York State and California, with the ‘R’ privilege in New York (the ‘R’ allows people in NY state to utilize their out-of-network insurance benefits to work with him). Nathan completed a 4-year postgraduate training in comprehensive psychotherapy and contemporary relational psychoanalysis at the National Institute for the Psychotherapies (NIP) in New York City where he remains affiliated today.
Nathan is also the creator of the “Balanced Flying Method”, which is a comprehensive approach to helping people overcome fear of flying. He has been a regular writer for PsychCentral.com and TheMighty.com, and has been a guest writer for Migraine.com. His articles have also been featured on many mental health websites around the web. His interview credits include the Huffington Post, BravoTV.com, the Fear of Flying School, and has appeared on several radio shows and podcasts in the U.S. and U.K. for his various areas of specialty.
Contact Nathan with questions or to schedule an appointment.
* Nathan Feiles is available for media interviews and presentations in all areas of specialty.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker: State of New York (License Number R081198), State of California (License Number 63888)