Last edited 03/08/2023
Diana Gil Velez LCAT
She / Her / Hers
General Office Hours
In Eastern Time
Young Adults (18-24)
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
Expressive Arts Therapy
EMDR Practitioner (completed parts 1, 2, and 3)
- New York, Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, 001391
MS, Art Therapy/Counseling, College of New Rochelle
BA, English/Human Rights, Barnard College of Columbia University
Diana Gil Velez, MS, LCAT, ATR, LP (permit)(pronouns: she/her/hers) is the founder and primary psychotherapist for Evolve Through Art - Creative Arts Therapy, PLLC since 2012. Diana has 13+ years working in the mental health field in various capacities (e.g., primary psychotherapist, clinical coordinator, adjunct instructor, supervisor, and consultant). Diana is a NYS licensed psychotherapist (LCAT: licensed creative arts therapist), registered art therapist (ATR), and psychoanalyst-in-training (LP permit to practice psychoanalysis in NYS). To help with trauma, she is a trained EMDR therapist.
It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Diana Velez, LCAT, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.
Is Diana Velez accepting new clients?
Yes, Diana Velez is accepting new clients.
Does Diana Velez accept insurance?
No, Diana Velez does not accept insurance.
What types of therapy does Diana Velez offer?
Diana Velez offers therapy for individuals.
Does Diana Velez offer in-person appointments?
No, but people in New York can book Diana Velez for virtual appointments (teletherapy).
Does Diana Velez offer online therapy?
Yes, Diana Velez offers online therapy to people in New York.
How quickly can I see Diana Velez?
Diana Velez typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.
What languages does Diana Velez speak?
Diana Velez conducts therapy sessions in English and Spanish.
Can I book an appointment with Diana Velez online?
Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Diana Velez online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.