Laura D. Miller, LCSW, is a psychotherapist in private practice in Manhattan. She has a special interest in issues related to immigration, and focuses on bilingual/bicultural work with Latinx immigrants. She previously served as a psychotherapist and supervisor at Interborough Developmental and Consultation Centers, and has treated a range of mental health issues including depression, anxiety, PTSD, and bipolar disorder.
Ms. Miller has published and presented on issues including problems of transition with adolescent immigrants, and the impact of parental infidelity on adult clients. Her work has been published in the Clinical Social Work Journal. She is a contributor to the Contemporary Psychoanalysis in Action blog for Psychology Today, and has consulted media outlets on topics including cyber-shaming and mass shootings. At CSSW, she teaches Direct Practice with Individuals, Families, and Groups.
Ms. Miller is a member of the Sexual Abuse Service at The William Alanson White Institute, where she trained in intensive psychoanalytic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. She earned her BA in sociology from New York University, and her MSW from CUNY Hunter College, with a Certificate of Specialization in Children, Youth, and Families.