Brooklyn Letters consists of a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist, Fara Jones. Please read below to learn more about her professional services.
M.A., LCSW, LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER & PSYCHOTHERAPIST
Fara Jones is a psychotherapist and drama therapist who works with individuals of all ages and provides both therapeutic and case management services, including outreach, advocacy, and coordination of care with other professionals (including teachers and guidance counselors). She has 12 years of experience working with children, adolescents and adults in mental health, substance abuse and school-based settings. Utilizing both traditional psychotherapy and creative arts therapy in her work, Fara tailors her treatment plans to meet the needs and inclinations of each of her clients, and works actively to establish a positive therapeutic relationship which she believes to be one of the cornerstones of effective therapy. Fara provides individual, couples and family counseling, and has developed and implemented psychotherapy, psychoeducation and creative arts therapy groups for children, adolescents and adults.
Her areas of specialization include parenting and families, children and adolescents, coping with trauma, and managing anxiety and depression.Her experience also includes curriculum development of conflict resolution workshops for students, parents and teachers in the NYC Department of Education where she worked for 5 years as a Program Manager for an Arts-In-Education company providing clinical supervision to a team of teaching artists and therapists. She has a private practice where she specializes in working with parents and families, adolescents, coping with trauma, addictions, anxiety and depression, and is currently developing The Mindful Parenting Group in Park Slope.
EXPERTISE: Parenting and family therapy, adolescents, anxiety and depression, trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy, creative arts therapy
TYPE OF SERVICES: Individual, couples and family therapy
LOCATION: Park Slope, Windsor Terrace or offices at Mondays and Wednesday- 406 7th ave #1F (@ 13th street) &
Fridays and Saturdays- 641 President St, Suite 103 (4th/ 5th ave)
CONTACT: [email protected] & 917-359-3335
HOURS: Home and Office Visits: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10am-7pm;
Payment: Private Pay, Sliding Scale, Out-of-Network.
BLOGS:Mindful Parenting, Part 2, & Mindful Parenting, Part 3
These professionals are part of the Brooklyn Letters collaborative network. Brooklyn Letters personally recommends their multidisciplinary services, and these professionals aren t in business with Brooklyn Letters.