Lucia Garcia Giurgiu, MA, LMSW


MA in Psychology, MA in Social Work and MA in Child Development 



Description of Practice/Services Offered

Lucia brings a holistic and integrative approach to therapy, incorporating a wide range of treatment modalities. She uses a lot of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), interwoven with elements of humanistic, psychodynamic, and family systems theories. Lucia considers any challenges a person might be experiencing as opportunities for growth, and ultimately aims to empower her clients to acquire the tools to live their lives independently and reach their full potential. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Lucia offers sessions in either language. 


  • Individual, couples, and family therapy
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Impulse control
  • Anger & Stress management
  • Adolescents, children
  • Parenting, Family conflict
  • Life transitions
  • Low self-esteem
  • Cultural adjustment
  • Life coaching

Professional Education

Lucia holds 4 degrees in the field of psychology; a Bachelor and Masters in Psychology from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas in Madrid, Spain, a Masters in Social Work from NYU, and a Masters in Child Development from Sarah Lawrence College.

Credentials/Board Certification

Licensed Social Worker (License number 098465)

_ Contact_____________________________________________________________________

Intrinpsych Woman Psychological Services
19 E 80th
Ste 1D
New York, New York 10075
Phone: (917) 746-0694
NYC Counseling, PLLC 
80th Fifth Avenue
Suite 903A
New York
New York 10011
250 Park Avenue
Suite 7006
New York
New York 10017
(646) 798-8286
Insurances Accepted: Aetna, Anthem, Beacon, BlueCross and BlueShield, Cigna, Empire BlueCross, EmblemHealth, Guardian, Highmark, Horizon Healthcare, MagnaCare, Oxford, UMR, UnitedHealthcare, Out of Network