Hunter College of the City of New York

Silberman School of Social Work, MSW

Training & Certifications

  • Psychodynamic Diagnosis and Treatment of Personality Disorders

  • Adapting Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Everyday Clinical Needs

New York State License Number: 087084

NPI: 1467858860


James Farrat, LCSW

West Village


  • Anxiety

  • Couples Therapy

  • Relationships

  • Work Performance

  • Adolescents

  • Depression

  • Parenting

  • Self-Esteem

James Farrat, LCSW is dedicated to helping people lead happier and healthier lives. He works with individuals of all ages, supporting them in coping with anxiety, depression, and other life stressors. He has extensive experience working with fatherhood and parenting difficulties, anger management issues, and PTSD. He also specializes in working with individuals experiencing bullying or struggles with cultural identity.  

He helps individuals develop a healthy sense of self by creating a non-judgmental and affirming environment where healing is created collaboratively. His approach to therapy employs a psychodynamic background that is compassionate and supportive. He also incorporates practical methods such as cognitive behavioral/dialectical behavior therapy and motivational interviewing techniques that help clients make real and long lasting change.