Rachel Blakeman is a confidential advisor to senior level executives including senior partners at law firms, executives at large and small companies as well as individuals involved in family businesses or other endeavors involving complex dynamics. She serves as a confidential, psychoanalytically informed sounding board and advisor. By identifying individual and organizational barriers to increased efficacy and productivity, Ms. Blakeman uses a pragmatic, but nuanced approach with leaders to achieve their goals. Ms. Blakeman’s legal and psychoanalytic training alongside her business experience leaves her uniquely qualified to provide effective and sophisticated advisory services to the highest level executives in diverse company environments.
In 2010, Rachel Blakeman began work as a strategic consultant or a “fixer”, according to some clients. Her understanding of human behavior, alongside her business and legal knowledge, allows her to quickly untangle complex dynamics and determine underlying motivations in order to devise a strategy that allows her client to move forward and achieve the desired result. Armed with an understanding of the various psychologies, she provides individuals with strategies and techniques to best manage a particular situation whether it is a divorce, intra-office dynamics or a settlement negotiation involving hundreds of millions of dollars. She has an unmatched understanding of what will move individuals in positive or negative directions in order to achieve the desired result for her client.
Rachel L. Blakeman, JD, LCSW-R has practiced insight oriented psychotherapy and psychoanalysis with individuals and couples since 2000. Ms. Blakeman guides her patients through the process of self-discovery, working with them to uncover the internal conflicts that impede their abilities to achieve happiness. By identifying patterns, understanding their historical influences and working through the underlying conflicts in the consulting room, patients not only experience an alleviation of symptoms, but also gain the ability to achieve more lasting happiness.