Our mission is to create a counseling setting that feels safe, where you can be your authentic self while expressing complete vulnerability.
Welcome To Michelle Silver Lining Mental Health Counseling
Michelle Silver Lining Mental Health Counseling is a virtual telehealth group practice based in Flushing, Queens, in New York City, founded by Licensed Mental Health Counselor Michelle Ilyayev, LMHC.
The practice’s areas of expertise include depression, anxiety, marital problems, grief, low self-esteem, codependency, as well as women’s issues and self-harm reduction.
After diagnosing common mental health challenges or relationship issues, the Michelle Silver Lining Mental Health Counseling team uses an array of psychotherapy methods to improve patient’s thoughts, emotions, behaviors, interpersonal relationships, and more.
They specialize in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), motivational interviewing, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), and other forms of psychotherapy to enhance patient’s mental health and quality of life.
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Meet Michelle Ilyayev, LMHC
Michelle Ilyayev, LMHC, is a highly skilled licensed mental health counselor at Michelle Silver Lining Mental Health Counseling, a virtual telehealth practice based in Flushing, Queens, in New York City. She specializes in treating depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, substance abuse, and marital issues by offering individualized, couples, family, and group therapy sessions. Michelle’s compassionate, warm, welcoming demeanor puts patients of all ages at ease.
Using evidence-based therapeutic approaches, she tailors each psychotherapy treatment to patients’ unique needs. Michelle enjoys helping patients gain insight, build upon their strengths, and develop effective coping skills to improve their mood, emotions, behaviors, and overall quality of life.
She shares a passion for helping her clients fight against the stigma of mental health disorders and improving their lives by facilitating emotional regulation. Michelle understands that regardless of which struggles her clients have, they deserve to find their silver lining.