My name is Alison Brody Alpert ~ I live in New York City and work as a Pastoral Counselor and Chaplain. My doctoral studies were done at The Jewish Theological Seminary and The Graduate Theological Foundation, and my chaplaincy training was done at New York University Hospital.

I meet with people in person in New York City, or by Skype or phone.



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This website offers an invitation to Pastoral Care & Counseling ~ Pastoral Care provides a spiritually-engaged way to work with problems, worries, and habits of thinking and feeling.

I am a mental health provider on a number of insurance panels in New York, including Anthem, Beacon, Cigna, Consolidated Health Plans, Empire, Emblem, HealthFirst, HealthPlus, MagnaCare, Medicare, and MetroPlus ~ if our work together can be covered by your insurance and I am on your plan, I will be glad to bill your insurance company directly. If you do not have insurance, I use a sliding scale fee, where you decide what you can afford.

My office address is 1115 Broadway, 12th floor, New York, NY 10010, and my phone number is 347-766-5580 ~ feel free to call or use the Contact Form below to send your information and questions.

I will get back to you quickly.