Provider Details

    Chris Rushton, LCSW

    Chris Rushton is a licensed clinical social worker offering services to adolescent and adult residents in New York. He has a variety of clinical interests; however, he specializes in trauma and abuse, behavioral disorders, cognitive behavioral therapy and mood disorders. In his practice, Chris finds it important to consider an individual holistically in order to identify goals, priorities and challenges ahead. 

    Chris’s interest in mental and behavioral healthcare developed further when he was crisis counselor in New York City after 9/11. He then pursued and obtained a social work degree from Columbia University. 

    Chris is on two legal defense teams fighting to overturn wrongful convictions. He is married to Brazilian, so his four kids speak Portuguese and English. Chris is originally from a small foreign country: New Jersey. 

    “Life keeps throwing me stones.  And I keep finding the diamonds." - Ana Claudia Antunes 

    • Age Range

      0-17, 18+

    • Type of Services

      Therapy