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Patricia McDonald

  • New York
  • Provides confidential online counseling through BetterHelp

About Patricia McDonald's service

Patricia McDonald is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor based in New York with over 15 years of experience in the mental health field. With a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Medaille College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Sociology from SUNY University at Buffalo, Patricia has a diverse background in providing counseling services to individuals with a range of mental health issues. Her experience includes working in residential treatment, inpatient treatment, crisis care, and outpatient treatment settings. Patricia has specialized in trauma and has extensive experience in areas such as sexual issues, domestic violence, co-morbid diagnoses, and more. Her therapeutic approach is person-centered and down to earth, focusing on empowering clients and providing them with the tools they need to navigate their journey. Patricia draws from a range of therapeutic approaches, including Acceptance Theory, Existential Theory, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She believes in the importance of finding the right counselor match for each individual and encourages clients to ask questions and make informed decisions about their care. Patricia’s ultimate goal is to help clients find the counselor who best suits their needs and can support them on their counseling journey.

Areas of Focus and Specialization

Additional areas

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

Patricia McDonald is serving from:

New York

Welcoming International Clients?


Years in practice

7 years

NPI number


License Details

NY LMHC 009121

License: LMHC

New York

License number: 9121

Expires at 2023-11-30

License: LCSW


number: CSW007597

Expires at 2024-09-30



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