Octavia is a compassionate and dedicated therapist who believes that everyone is the author of their life story and that everyone deserves their story to be heard. Octavia is here to help clients navigate and narrate their life story by providing a warm, empathetic, safe, and judgment-free space. Together, clients will be able to process emotions, achieve goals, and develop healthy coping strategies.
Octavia has experience working with young/emerging adults and adults of different backgrounds who struggle with several stressors like life transitions, anxiety, self-identity, and peer relationships. Octavia works with clients through a few different approaches such as client-focused, strength-based, humanistic, and mindfulness. She believes that therapy is not one size fits all and thus tailors her work to each individual client. Octavia has a MA in Mental Health Counseling from City College of New York and a BA in Psychology with a minor in literature.