Naomi Root, LMSW
Ms. Root offers clients a safe and supportive environment to unpack emotional distress and explore barriers to achieving an enhanced quality of life. She has a particular interest in working with young adults experiencing anxiety, depression, mood fluctuations, the impact of trauma, and difficult life transitions.
Ms. Root practices from a wellness-based perspective and tailors her treatment approach to a client’s unique goals and circumstances. In session, Ms. Root asks key questions to help clients gain perspective on their own life circumstances, and change their relationship to distressing thoughts or feelings.
Ms. Root works collaboratively with her clients, helping them feel empowered to make real, lasting changes that will take them to the next level in their personal and professional lives.
Ms. Root received her Master of Science in Social Work from Columbia University. Ms. Root specializes in Motivational Interviewing and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Her personal and professional interests include mindfulness, positive psychology, and wellness-based approaches to healing.