Dhanya Rico, M.Ed. Ed.S
Mental Health Counselor
Dhanya Rico, M.Ed.Ed.S. offers counseling services to adult individuals and couples, focusing on awakening wholeness and transformational healing. Dhanya is a graduate of the University of Florida, receiving her Master’s degree in Counseling and Counselor Education, and her Specialist’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is also a Yoga Alliance registered yoga teacher through The Bhakti Center NYC.
Dhanya has extensive clinical experience specializing in trauma-informed care, stress and anxiety management, perinatal and postpartum mental health, grief, and relationship issues. Dhanya offers a supportive therapeutic environment in which the client is a collaborator and co-creator of effective, positive change.
Dhanya’s therapeutic approach includes evidenced-based practices such as CBT-mindfulness, practical communication and self-reflection skills, as well as mind-body connection and somatic therapeutic techniques. Her work also includes She facilitates a holistic view of wellness that seeks to deepen understanding and connection to yourself, your relationships and your purpose in life.
Additionally, Dhanya is the founder of Creative and Spiritual WellnessTM, specializing in retreats, workshops and one-on-one consultations wherein clients can use therapeutic tools and creative self-expression to gain insight and facilitate growth in all areas of their lives.