Desiree Nazarian is a licensed clinician with a passion to help clients see and value themselves. Desiree works from a trauma-informed lens and believes that all clients have voice and choice. With a specialization in intimacy, she is particularly passionate about helping women reach their goals while elevating healthy intimacy and wholesome sexuality to the forefront.
Desiree is a first generation American who understands the role culture and family systems play on identity. Through her experience and research on the intergenerational transmission of trauma, Desiree explores the nuances of family of origin messaging and societal impressions placed on gender roles. She is also trained in Person Centered Trauma Informed Care (PCTIC) and utilizes holistic approaches to care with clients who struggle with trauma, PTSD and their specific triggers and symptoms. In previous roles, Desiree has collaborated with CBS News, Tablet Magazine, and 70 Faces Media to raise awareness of her work with trauma survivors in the New York Metropolitan area.
Desiree has trained to be a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT) and is a Certified Partner Trauma Therapist (CPTT). As a Certified Partner Trauma Therapist she works alongside clients to navigate the complexities of partner betrayal due to sex, porn, and love addiction. Desiree believes that working with clients and her team is not just a profession but a promise kept. It is for this reason, her promise is to continue supporting and advocating for clients while providing an arena of healing.