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Psychotherapy in Brooklyn

Rusk Therapy is the private psychotherapy and medication management practice of James Rusk and Joanna Rusk, located in Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York. Licensed mental health professionals helping adolescents and adults overcome anxiety, depression, addiction, and other personal challenges.

Assisting you in establishing and achieving goals, resolving difficulties, and learning new coping skills. Our purpose is to empower you to become your best self. If you’re motivated for personal growth and want to experience life-changing transformation, schedule your free call today.

Therapy for Anxiety, Depression, and More

If you’re struggling to overcome anxiety, depression, trauma, or other personal challenges, we can help.
We provide private therapy and medication management sessions in our office in Brooklyn, NY and via telehealth to help, you resolve;

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anger
  • Addiction
  • Trauma
  • Academic Stressors (bullying, etc.)
  • Life-Changing Events
  • Family & Relationship Issues

Medication Management for Addiction, Mood Disorders, and More

Psychiatric medication is used to treat various mental health conditions with psychotherapy. As a psychiatric nurse practitioner, Joanna Rusk is able to incorporate psychotherapy and medication management into your treatment. Additionally, she works collaboratively with outside psychotherapists, past psychiatric providers, and primary care providers to coordinate both aspects of treatment. If medications will be used, she will discuss potential side effects, and provide psycho-education regarding the risks, benefits, side effects, and alternative treatments.

How do you help clients conquer personal challenges?

It’s challenging to know which method of therapeutic treatment will help you overcome personal challenges. We’re licensed to provide various types of psychotherapeutic techniques to explore your feelings and thoughts. And cognitive-behavioral therapy for you to understand moods and behaviors. In therapy, you gain a fresh perspective or clarity for troubling situations. Learn new ways of thinking and strategies to manage your life. Your coping skills will improve to resolve negative emotions and conquer personal challenges. You can learn about your treatment options on the services page.

Schedule Your Free Call

Finding the right mental health professional takes a phone call, a first session, or a few sessions. We commend you for taking the first step, calling for help. You’re welcome to schedule a complimentary call of 15-20 minutes so we can talk about your concerns and explore a possible therapeutic relationship.