Originally from Raleigh, NC, Benjamin received a B.A. in Sociology from Hamilton College and recently completed his Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling at Hunter College. Benjamin has previously worked as a clinical intern in a Greenwich House Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program, working with clients experiencing substance use disorder.
Benjamin is enthusiastic about creating space for marginalized voices, understanding the complexities of intersecting identities, and cultivating relationships based on his clients’ attachment needs. He collaboratively builds his therapeutic relationships by helping his clients identify their needs, while working towards goals. Benjamin uses a multifaceted theoretical approach, using techniques and interventions from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), Adlerian Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Logotherapy.