Counseling in Yonkers, NY. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Yonkers, New York will help you make the changes you want.


Su Jin Feuer, LCSW

Su Jin Feuer, LCSW

Psychotherapist and Coach

Virtual and TeleTherapy, Harrison, 10577 | 310-270-5307

With over 20 years experience, I am a licensed relational psychotherapist counseling individuals on health, career, relationships and life transitions. I am a graduate of Columbia University School of Social Work and Ackerman Institute with training in EMDR.

Anne Cutler, LP

Anne Cutler, LP

Licensed Psychoanalyst

Available for Online Therapy

I am an experienced psychotherapist who will work with you to deal with a life crisis, or to make changes in your life, and to improve your relationships. My approach is tailored to each person's needs.

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Available for Online Therapy

I love working with people and helping them grow, overcome obstacles, and discover themselves. I am here to help you with whatever you are struggling with - to help you feel better and be more settled and in control of your life and your future.

Kirsten Lesch, MSW, MA, LMFT

Kirsten Lesch, MSW, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

We're living in anxious times, our lives feel off balance and uncertain. COVID has left us feeling more lonely and anxious than ever, reach out if you are in need of warm and attentive support. Social distancing does not have to mean social isolation.Call 315-291-0025


Related Sites:
City of Yonkers
New York State Education Department Office of Mental Health Professions

Therapy Yonkers, NY

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The city of Yonkers New York has more than 200,000 residents and is currently the fourth largest city in the state. Conveniently located near Manhattan, Yonkers also serves as the location for some of the nation's most famously traveled destinations. The Hudson River Museum, for example, is a mentally stimulating attraction whose diversity has summoned its reputation as one of the most unique cultural facilities in the state. Usually known for its collection of art, the museum also houses exhibits regarding the region's vast heritage. The HRM also houses a planetarium that was installed in the late 1960s as a salute to the beginning of the Space Age. This location, however, is not the only form of entertainment Yonkers has to offer. The Science Barge is a unique sort of attraction in many ways. Not only is this a floating museum, docked in the Hudson River, the facility is actually the site of a 100% sustainable urban farm. Open to schools as well as the public, The Science Barge offers an excellent learning opportunity on a truly one-of-a-kind facility1.

Mental Health in Yonkers

The death of a pet can bring on feelings of deep grief that can be difficult to overcome alone. For individuals who have lost a pet and need emotional support, the Animal Specialty Center offers a grief support group twice a month. The meetings are open to anyone and are offered free of charge. Groups generally consist of sharing one's feelings of loss and talking about fond memories of his or her pet. Group members are encouraged to bring a photo or memento of their pet. Contact Animal Specialty Center at 914-457-4000 for meeting times and locations.2

Addressing the unique needs of veterans of the armed forces is the primary goal of the Veterans Outreach and Support program offered by Family Services of Westchester. Programs that help veterans reintegrate back into their families and the community are available, as are programs that seek to reduce the incidence of domestic violence. Peer support groups bring veterans together to discuss their feelings and emotions with regard to their service, as well as difficulties they are having getting back to normal life. Case management programs are also available for female veterans to address their mental health needs after deployment. For additional information about these services, call 914-872-5242.3

The suicide prevention and intervention programs offered by the Mental Health Association of Westchester helps community members recognize the signs of suicide and devise methods to keep people safe in times of crisis. Using the safeTALK method, program participants learn about emergency resources in Yonkers and that they can help save a life by talking, asking, listening, and keeping individuals safe. Postvention trainings are also offered, so community members know how to tend to the needs of the community in the event someone takes their own life. To learn more, call 914-345-5900.4

Current Initiatives

The homeless outreach programs offered by the Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center seek to address the comprehensive health, social, and safety needs of Westchester County residents who do not have a permanent place to live. Nutritional counseling encourage healthy eating habits to improve physical health. Education and prevention programs promote healthy choices and urges individuals to seek medical and mental health treatment when necessary. Of particular emphasis are drug and alcohol education programs and providing access to treatment services. In addition to these outreach programs, the agency also engages in advocacy efforts to ensure the community is aware of the needs of the homeless and engages in efforts to meet those needs. Further details are available by calling 914-699-7200.5


References

1. Groundwork Hudson Valley. (2017). Science Barge. Retrieved from http://www.groundworkhv.org/programs/science-barge/
2. Animal Specialty Center. (2016). Pet Loss Support. Retrieved from http://www.vcaspecialtyvets.com/animal-specialty-center/departments-doctors/departments/counseling
3. Family Services of Westchester. (2017). Veterans Outreach and Support . Retrieved from http://www.fsw.org/our-programs/veterans-outreach-and-support
4. Mental Health Association of Westchester. (2017). Education and Training Programs. Retrieved from http://www.mhawestchester.org/html/mha_education_-_training.html
5. Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center. (2017). Homeless Services. Retrieved from http://www.mountvernonhealthcenter.org/homeless-services

Yonkers is located in Westchester County, New York. It has a land area of 18.01 square miles and a water area of 2.28 square miles.  The population of Yonkers is 201,116 people with 73,073 households and a median annual income of $59,049. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Yonkers, NY

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Yonkers 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 Yonkers 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 Yonkers public health department.