Mrs. Cara Ann Acquavita, LCSW

Preferred Name: Cara

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Online Therapy

About Me

I approach my work with a passion to help individuals process trauma, confront anxiety, work through transitional periods, explore identity and learn to embrace self-care. Through the process of EMDR, I aim to provide honest, non-judgmental support for those on their journey to heal.

Education & Experience

Masters in Social Work from Stony Brook University. Licensed clinical social worker with several years experience in community mental health providing psychotherapy to a variety of ages and mental health concerns before transitioning full time into private practice. Certified in EMDR and currently pursuing becoming EMDR consultant.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Member of NASW and EMDRIA

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults


  • English


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