Avigail Hurvitz-Prinz, LCSW, is a licensed psychotherapist practicing in Manhattan.
She holds a Masters degree from Smith College School for Social Work where she was trained in psychodynamic, trauma-focused, and feminist approaches to clinical work with adults. Avigail has advanced training in relational psychotherapy and sex therapy. Much of her work involves the treatment of trauma, loss, grief, depression, anxiety and relationship issues.
Avigail specializes in working with the LGBTQ+ community with a sensitivity to diverse cultures and religious backgrounds, especially people from formerly fundamentalist communities.
Within the busyness of New York City, she strives to create a sanctuary and refuge for deep and thoughtful reflection, directed by curiosity and learning together.
Writing and Research:
Sex and Sexuality of Formerly Ultra-Orthodox Jews: Defining Sexual Health