Laura Vladimirova, LMSW
Laura Vladimirova (she/her) received her master’s degree in Social Work in 2020. She previously worked as a doula, childbirth educator, and lactation counselor, serving the expecting and new families of New York.
Laura uses a psychodynamic, client-centered approach with evidence-based interventions such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Internal Family Systems, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. She has also completed training for EMDR (Eye Movement and Desensitization Reprocessing). Additionally, she incorporates somatic frameworks such as Somatic Experiencing into deepening a mind body awareness for clients.
Laura provides therapy that is grounded, warm, holistic, and intentional. She focuses on the special needs of the perinatal period, including loss, fertility, birth trauma, and the varying needs of a postpartum family. Laura has extensive experience working in mental health as it relates to reproductive health, sexual wellness, chronic pain, relationship dynamics, trauma, and intimate partner violence. Along with the perinatal community, Laura works with adolescents, families, and young professionals. Laura identifies as an LGBTQIA+ therapist and ensures that all clients receive culturally competent, affirming, and inclusive care.
Laura was born in Kiev, Ukraine, and raised in Brooklyn, New York. In her free time, she loves nature, walking or biking, quality time with loved ones, and photography.
Laura finds happiness in fostering her curiosity for the world around her by frequently exploring new places and novel ideas and by prioritizing play and humor.