Adam O’Brien

Pronouns: He/They
Languages: English
Degrees: PhD
Credentials: LMHC
Phone: (518) 573-2925


Adam O’Brien, PhD., LMHC, CASAC holds a PhD in Addiction Studies and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor in New York State. He is located in Chatham (Albany/Hudson area) where he maintains a private practice and now the Wounded Healers Institute. He has experience working with addictions, domestic violence, victims of crime, first responders, veterans, children, adolescents, and adults. Adam has regularly been doing trauma resolution “Intensives” sessions and is an excellent resource on this EMDR Therapy service. He has agency, EAP, intensive outpatient, community-based settings, and residential experience. He specializes in addiction (chemical and behavioral), dissociation, complex trauma, preverbal, intergenerational, historical, medical, spiritual abuse, psychedelic integration, and harm reduction. He also has excellent experience with 12-steps, recovery, integrative medicine, bulk flash, addressing toxic shame, loss, anger, and adoption. He is well-versed in Ego State Therapy, Psychedelic Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Progressive Counting (PC), Deep Brain Reorienting (DBR), Certified Brainspotting (BSP) Therapist and Approved Brainspotting Consultant, Neurofeedback, and is a Certified Expressive Arts Therapist.

Consultation Information

✓ Eligible to offer consultation in the Advanced Certificate in Dissociation Studies

Consultation Rates

$125.00/hour for individual consultation (a block of 5 consulting sessions for $500.00) $50.00/two-hour group consultation (a block of 5 groups for $200.00). Speciality Groups on Addiction as Dissociation: $75.00. Consultants in Training (CIT) (for those going for Approved Consultant status) rate: $150.00 individual. $75.00 per group.

Consultation Group Info

Last Wednesday of the Month 12-2 EST, which is a speciality Addiction as Dissociation Consultation group. All are welcome.


255 Lark Street, Albany, New York, United States