Counseling in Mount Vernon, NY. Find the Right Therapist.

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Nassau Wellness, Couples Therapy

Nassau Wellness, Couples Therapy

Marriage and Family Therapists

In 11530 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

We provide high-quality, compassionate therapy for individuals, couples, and families. Our therapists have specialized training in relationship dynamics and work collaboratively with you to reduce stress, build coping skills, and help you enjoy life again!

Manhattan Mental Health Counseling

Manhattan Mental Health Counseling

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 10018 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

In a comfortable and serene atmosphere, the psychotherapists at Manhattan Mental Health Counseling provide a highly personalized approach tailored to your individual needs. We are committed to helping you find the right therapist.

Kelley Hopkins-Alvarez, LPC,NCC,BCC,MS,MSEd

Kelley Hopkins-Alvarez, LPC,NCC,BCC,MS,MSEd

Licensed Professional Counselor & Board Certified Coach

In 06830 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I love what I do! Let my passion for helping individuals & couples uncover & foster change through researched based, result-driven methods. Complimentary email support outside of sessions increase progress. I maintain hope & encourage clients, small steps matter.

Walter Masterson, LCSW

Walter Masterson, LCSW

Psychotherapy and Counseling

In 10021 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

When seeking a therapist, the primary considerations must be finding someone with whom you can discuss anything, and who possesses the empathy and insight to empower you. It is an investment in living a fulfilling life; nothing is more valuable.

Priska Imberti, LCSW

Priska Imberti, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11377 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I am a bilingual (Spanish/English) and bicultural psychotherapist nationally and internationally trained in Clinical Psychology, Clinical Social Work and Family/Couples Therapy. I also specialize on issues related to Immigration, acculturation and bilingualism.

Barbara Bennett, LMFT

Barbara Bennett, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 10001 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I believe I have a unique ability to connect deeply with both children and families, which is the key to affecting positive change. I approach therapy holistically, incorporating art, imagery and play, when needed. I bring not only knowledge, but heart to my work. I am

Abby Mullen, LCSW

Abby Mullen, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10709 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I will provide you with a compassionate and motivating space where you will learn to navigate life's challenges and obstacles, while learning to mitigate your negative emotions and capitalize on your positive ones.

Joel Stukalin, PHD, ABPP, FAACP, MS

Joel Stukalin, PHD, ABPP, FAACP, MS

QUEENS COUPLES COUNSELING CENTER

In 11375 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

FOR OVER 40 YEARS, DR. JOEL STUKALIN AND DR. SARA MANDELBAUM HAVE PROUDLY PROVIDED COMPASSIONATE HIGH-CALIBER COUPLE COUNSELING TO DESERVING CLIENTS LIKE YOU-- OFFERING LEVELS OF TRAINING, EDUCATION AND EXPERTISE THAT SURPASS THAT OF TYPICAL COUPLES COUNSELORS.

Trisha Sanders, LCSW

Trisha Sanders, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 07675 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I take an eclectic approach to helping children, teens, adults, couples and families lead happier, healthier lives. Each client is on their own unique journey and I enjoy supporting each person as they unlock the potential for joy in their lives and relationships.

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.

New York Behavioral Health

In 10168 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

NYBH Cognitive Behavior Therapists’ mission is to provide compassionate expert care to clients in a comfortable setting. Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) techniques end emotional pain (anxiety, depression, anger), increase coping skills and other helpful behavior.

Joanne Gerr, LCSW

Joanne Gerr, LCSW

Licensed Psychotherapist and Adult Educator

In 10017 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I provide a supportive environment for clients to discuss areas of concern – from relationship issues to eating disorders – and to empower them to find solutions. I work with men, women, and teens and to overcome the emotional issues that keep them stuck.

David Alexander, Psychoanalyst, Gestalt Therapist

David Alexander, Psychoanalyst, Gestalt Therapist

Licensed Psychoanalyst

In 11361 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

Would you like to improve your sense of well-being, clarity, and purpose, so you can achieve your goals in life? I help you accomplish this through caring, skilled dialogue. Reduce stress, and gain the well-being, clarity and focus you desire.

Yasmine Saad, Ph.D.

Yasmine Saad, Ph.D.

Senior Clinical Psychologist

In 10010 - Nearby to Mount Vernon.

I am a dedicated psychologist who believes that the success from any therapy stems from a good match between patient and therapist's personalities and between patient and treatment approach.



Related Sites:
Town of Mount Vernon
New York State Education Department Office of Mental Health Professions

Therapy Mount Vernon, NY

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Mount Vernon, New York is a beautiful and interesting city. Families that live in the northern part of the city enjoy a more suburban feel, while families in the southern part of the city live in a distinctly urban area. In fact, Mount Vernon borders the borough of The Bronx, making it convenient for the city's residents to enjoy all the amenities of the New York City area. The city's library was built in 1904 by Andrew Carnegie, and is a great place to see early 20th Century architecture, as well as to pick up your favorite book. The downtown area of the city is bustling with great local shops and restaurants for the whole family to enjoy. For fun outdoor adventures, head over to Willson's Woods Park to enjoy a wave pool, water slides, fishing, and picnicking.1 There's all sorts of fun things to do in Mount Vernon!

Mental Health in Mount Vernon

Individuals who struggle with compulsive eating can find the assistance and support they need to overcome their behavior through Overeaters Anonymous of Westchester. This twelve-step program guides people through the process of resolving the emotional problems that lead one to compulsive eating. Groups are free and totally anonymous. Groups meet throughout the year at various locations in Westchester County. Various workshops and training opportunities are also available for those who wish to increase their understanding of addiction and compulsive behaviors. Visit Overeaters Anonymous of Westchester's website for further details.2

The City of Mount Vernon Youth Bureau offers a number of programs for the city's young people that focus on personal development, improved self-esteem, increased social skills, and improved overall mental health. The youth Empowerment Program provides at-risk youth with community service opportunities to learn self-respect and gain feelings of self-worth. For young people transitioning into adulthood, adult mentoring programs provide guidance and stability to ensure that transition is as smooth as possible. Those in need of social support can take part in the Safe Haven Program, which provides drop-in services to children during after-school hours. More detailed information is available by calling 914-665-2344.3

Mentally ill residents of Westchester County that have been unable to access services they are entitled to can participate in programs offered by Choice Advocacy and Case Management Services. This non-profit agency seeks to fill the gaps in mental health services for those most in need. Each individual will receive assistance in devising goals for improved functioning and a greater sense of empowerment and control over one's life. The agency's person-centered services ensure the unique needs of each individual are met. Most of the agency's staff members have struggled with mental illness, addiction, or other behavioral health issues, so they understand the difficulties that clients may be having. To learn more about these programs, call 914-576-0173.4

Current Initiatives

The Children's Village engages in homeless outreach programs that specifically target children and teens who have run away from home. The organization's street outreach counselors help kids get off the street, into safe housing, back into school, and into programs to support social and emotional needs so they can get their life pointed in a more positive direction. Services are provided in a manner that is engaging to youth and that fosters a trust between them and the outreach staff. From hot meals to referrals for housing to crisis intervention and prevention services, these outreach programs protect and improve the lives of needy children each and every day. For additional details, or to make a donation to the agency, call 914-693-0600.5


References

1. Westchester County. (2017). Willson's Woods Park. Retrieved from http://parks.westchestergov.com/willsons-woods-park
2. Overeaters Anonymous of Westchester. (2017). Homepage. Retrieved from http://oahelps.org/
3. City of Mount Vernon. (2017). Youth Bureau. Retrieved from http://youth.cmvny.com/programs/
4. Choice Advocacy and Case Management Services. (2017). Peer Advocacy. Retrieved from http://choiceofny.org/peeradvocacy.html
5. The Children's Village. (2017). Street Outreach. Retrieved from http://childrensvillage.org/community-based-programs/street-outreach/

Mount Vernon is located in Westchester County, New York. It has a land area of 4.38 square miles and a water area of 0.01 square miles.  The population of Mount Vernon is 68,628 people with 24,989 households and a median annual income of $50,952. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Mount Vernon, NY

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Mount Vernon is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Mount Vernon therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Mount Vernon public health department.