Mrs. Lea Koplowitz, LCSW-R

Education & Experience

I have been counseling adults, children, couples, families and groups since 1997. I have an LCSW-R in New York State. I have treated trauma, depression, families in crisis, end of life, PTSD, chronic illness, couples therapy, parenting counseling, and blended families. I have trained at the Ackerman Institute for the Family. My treatment modalities also include: Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Emotionally Focused Group Therapy (EFGT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Trauma Focused Cognitivr Behavior Therapy TF-CBT, ACT, and Mindfulchoice. I facilitate a supervision/consultation group. I administrate and host bi-monthly peer consultation group of EMDR and SE trained colleagues, which is led by EMDR and Somatic Experiencing certified consultants for continuing education trainings. I facilitate 5 mixed gender groups in my practice. 3 are Emotionally Focused Group Therapy (EFGT). 2 are classic group therapy with integrated psychodrama.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

I have been a group facilitator at Chai Lifeline annual retreats for women with breast cancer, as well as family bereavement retreats.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • Immigrants


  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish


Pre-approved provider of ASAP and Project Heal for clients who have been pre-qualified. Out of Network coverage after deductible has been met towards patient reimbursement of sessions.