Mutual Arising is a philosophical concept that symbolizes that we are interrelated, we rise together, and we do not and cannot do this alone.

Mutual Arising Mental Health Counseling, PLLC

Private Practice of

Adam O'Brien LMHC, CASAC & Viola Silván LMHC

Providing therapy, consulting, and trainings.

Along with meeting your general therapy needs, we also utilize trauma resolution therapies like Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Brainspotting, Deep Brain Reorienting, Progressive Counting, Expressive Arts, Ego State Therapy, and Neurofeedback for a variety of mental health issues.

These include addictions (chemical/behavioral), posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), dissociation, panic, extreme stress, anxieties, depression, anger, couples, grief, attachment repair, psychedelic integration, "personality" disorders, intergrative medicine, and developmental or spiritual life conflicts issues.

Online telehealth available for those in NYS.

3 offices in Albany, Chatham, and Hudson NY

We also consultations and trainings for individuals, families, agencies, organizations, and communities.


DUE TO COVID-19 TRAININGS HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED and are now Hybrid: In-Person and Webinar format

EMDR Therapy Training Part 2: 9/18/20-9/20/20

Trauma and Addiction: 10/1-10/2

Advanced Topic: Treating Addiction as Dissociation with EMDR Therapy: 10/22/20-10/23/20

Disclaimer: If you are in an emergency, dial 911, go to the nearest hospital, healthcare provider, or emergency mental healthcare provider. This website is not for emergency intervention services.