Emily Davenport, M.A., ATR-BC, LCAT is the founder / CEO of Davenport Creative Arts Therapy, PLLC. She is a Licensed, Registered & Nationally Board Certified Art Psychotherapist with a decade of experience helping individuals in and outside of the corporate world.

Emily received her BFA from Pratt Institute and her MA from New York University. Emily holds over two-years of intensive training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with Dr. Shari Manning Ph.D. of the Treatment Implementation Collaborative.

As a mindfulness-informed practitioner, Emily has participated in meditation retreats in New York and Japan.

Emily holds over 100+ hours of continuing education and training in evidence-based therapeutic modalities such as; Relational Life Therapy (RLT), Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), and Trauma-Informed Care.


Emily has held positions as a Clinical Supervisor, Primary Therapist, Group Therapist, and Art Therapist at institutions such as; The Renfrew Center for Eating Disorder Treatment, New Hope Mental Health Counseling Center, New York City Children's Center and Bronx Psychiatric Center. Graduate clinical Internship experience includes the Jewish Board of Family & Children's Services and Four Winds Hospital

Emily is currently in private practice in Midtown Manhattan where she sees individuals and couples in and outside of the corporate world.


  • Nominated as a Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Trainer within the New York State, Office of Mental Health

  • Nominated for Employee excellence awards with New York State, Office of Mental Health

  • Appointed as a Graduate Internship Supervisor affiliated with New York University

  • Past Corporate clients include: The Giorgio Armani Corporation, Net@Work, Wix, The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights and The Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH)

  • Featured on the Podcast, The Heart of Healing, A Healers Journey (below)

    Listen to Emily on the Heart of Healing Podcast