Diana Gil VelezPsychotherapist

Headshot of Diana Velez LCAT


In Eastern Time


General Expertise



First Session


Individual Therapy

Types of Therapy

Individual Session


Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)


Art Therapy

Expressive Arts Therapy

Training / Certifications

EMDR Practitioner (completed parts 1, 2, and 3)


NY, LCAT, 001391


MS, Art Therapy/Counseling, College of New Rochelle

BA, English/Human Rights, Barnard College of Columbia University

Work History

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.


40 West 13 Street, New York, 10011, NY