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Silva Counseling is a place to receive the coaching, planning, exploration and confidence to move your career in a positive direction. I look forward to meeting you! Silva Counseling was founded by Bernadette Silva, MA, CRC in 1998.  Bernadette holds a Master’s degree in Counseling from New York University and a Bachelor’s degree from Baruch College.  She has conducted career seminars on resume writing, interviewing skills, career planning and innovative techniques for job hunting.  She consults for private and not- for-profit organizations providing outplacement services to displaced employees.  For the past several years she has been providing life coaching for individuals who are looking to create a balance in all areas of their life.

Bernadette Silva

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“Silva Counseling will help you identify and understand career options, your strengths and weaknesses, and teach you personal marketing skills.”
Lisa, Senior Events Coordinator in PR, New York ★★★★★
“Your words of encouragement and problem solving techniques helped me tremendously to handle difficult situations at work and taught me that I needed to improve my assertiveness skills.”
John, Senior Executive Administrator ★★★★★

“Thank you for all the help, suggestions and resources that you have provided me. Moreover, I thank you for being sincere and warm-spirited. I can tell that not only are you good at what you do, but you enjoy your career too.
Sarah, Director of Marketing in Fashion, New York ★★★★★

Bernadette has changed my life, not only is she a great listener she has also helped us reconnect as a couple. In just a matter of 5 sessions we learned how to become better communicators and redefine our relationship.
Alex and Julie ★★★★★

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