Brainspotting Consulting

Dr. Adam O’Brien is an Approved Brainspotting Consultant and Certified Brainspotting Therapist. He holds a PhD in Addiction Studies and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor in New York State. He is located in Chatham (Albany/Hudson area) where he maintains a private practice. He has experience working with addictions (chemical and behavioral), C-PTSD, dissociative disorders (DDNOS and DID), domestic violence, victims of crime, first responders, veterans, children, adolescents, and adults. Adam has regularly been doing trauma resolution “intensives” sessions and is an excellent resource on this up and coming service. He has agency, EAP, intensive outpatient, community-based settings, and residential experience. He specializes in preverbal, intergenerational, historical/cultural, medical, and spiritual abuse, psychedelic integration, and harm reduction. He also has excellent experience with the 12-steps, recovery, integrative medicine, loss, anger, and adoption. He is well-versed in Ego State Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), Psychedelic Care, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Progressive Counting (PC), and Deep Brain Reorienting (DBR). Dr. Adam is also a Certified Expressive Arts Therapist and a Certified Approved Consultant in EMDR.

Scheduling Individual?

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*For those looking for a letter of recommendation (LOR) for certification, you must complete an agreement and do 6 individual consultation sessions with me in order to get a LOR. Send me an email and let me know a little bit more about your BSP journey… i.e., where you were trained, how long you have been practicing, population, setting… Also, let me know what your typical availability during the week is, time zone, and I will see what I can do. *

Individual Consulting: 1 Hour Individual – 150$ an hour 1-hour BSP Individual Consult 

Bulk Rate of SIX Individual Consultations for $750.00: HERE

Wanting to become BSP CERTIFIED? 

Access to our Trauma Resolution Class HERE

BSP Group Consultation

Intensive 4-hour Consultation:

Dates: 3/7/24, 5/2/24, 8/1/24, 10/3/24

Time: 5-9EST

Costs: $150.00 (4-Hour Consultation)

Online with Google Meet. Instructions will be sent out upon registration.

To register, email us at