Biography

Claudia A. Sigala is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker practicing in Manhattan, New York. Claudia graduated from Columbia School of Social Work in 2011 and has received clinical training from outstanding teaching hospitals, outpatient clinic settings, and psychoanalytic institutes in New York City. Claudia’s clinical work has been focused on issues of trauma, depression, anxiety and improving interpersonal relationships. In psychotherapy, Claudia works with clients to manage the stress that may make them feel off-balanced and work towards creating a life in which they feel satisfied and fulfilled. Claudia’s approach is client-focused and relational. In the past, Claudia has successfully helped clients to identify the life they would like to live and change their patterns to accomplish the goals they strive for. Clients often improve their ability to manage emotions, heal from past traumas, increase their self-awareness, and improve self-love!

Claudia is trained in treatment modalities including Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), and Psychodynamic Therapy. She is a graduate of the Trauma Studies at the Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis in NYC and is currently a psychoanalytic candidate at the The Institute for the Psychoanalytic Study of Subjectivity.

Degrees and Credentials
  • License: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Additional Credentials: Trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), and Psychodynamic Therapy. Graduate of the Certificate Program in Trauma Studies at the Manhattan Institute for Psychoanalysis in NYC and currently a psychoanalytic candidate at the The Institute for the Psychoanalytic Study of Subjectivity.
  • Bachelor degree
Specialties and Expertise
  • Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Creating Resilience
Languages Spoken
  • English, Spanish
Therapist or Peer Support
Therapist
Insurance Accepted

AETNA, United Healthcare, and Optum Oscar

Preferred Gender Pronouns

(she/her/hers)

Contact Details
  • (347) 687-9505
  • claudia@claudiasigala.com
  • https://www.claudiasigala.com
Accepted Payment Methods
  • Cash, Credit, Checks