Courtney Pensavalle, LPC provides a range of therapies including cognitive behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, motivational interviewing, feminist-oriented therapy and mindfulness. She works with adolescents and adults experiencing a variety of difficulties including anxiety, depression, eating disorders, trauma, and performance-related issues. Courtney believes that a strong therapeutic alliance between the therapist and the client is at the core of all successful experiences in therapy. A former Division I hockey player at Yale University, she is particularly passionate about working with young women and individuals that compete in elite performance spaces.
Courtney graduated with her MA in Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness from NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development and completed her clinical internship at the New York Center for Community Counseling and Wellbeing where she worked with adults of multicultural identities and backgrounds. Courtney is also passionate about yoga and meditation, as she is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) and teaches classes in the NYC area in her free time.