Depression Counseling in Williston Park, NY.

Leading therapy for major depression, bipolar, postpartum depression, SAD and mood disorders in Williston Park, New York.


Michael Mruz, LCSW, ACSW, MSW
Depression Counselor

Michael Mruz, LCSW, ACSW, MSW

Michael G Mruz, Psychotherapist

In 10583 - Nearby to Williston Park.

We all feel sad or “down” occasionally, however, if someone feels sad all or most of the time, has a loss of interest in their favorite activities of life, feels worthless or guilty for no reason, feels life is empty and meaningless, he or she may be in the midst of a serious depression. A good rule of thumb is that, if someone feels this way every day for two weeks, it’s time to call a therapist. Together we can properly evaluate if you or your loved one is suffering from major depression or Low-Grade Depression (Dysthymia), whether the depression may be recurrent or may be part of a Bipolar Disorder, and how it can be helped by therapy and/or medication

Christi Lindsay, PsyD
Depression Counselor

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Available for Online Therapy

It can often seem like society expects us to be happy and positive at all times, that any admission of sadness or a loss of motivation, energy, or engagement with life is a personal failure. But Depression isn't a personal failure, and it is also more than just "feeling sad". If you find yourself down in the hole of disconnection, surrounded by a fog that is interfering with your life and relationships, you need a hand to help you climb out. A trained therapist understands the mechanics of depression and can help you understand it and find strategies to make your way up and out of it, and back into the light. Please contact me so we can begin to work on this process together.

James Pearl, Ph.D.
Depression Counselor

James Pearl, Ph.D.

Psychoanalyst

In 10016 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is widespread and can also serve a function that allows one to move on in life. The catalyst such as PTSD or loss, when explored appropriately, can enliven a depressed individual. Although depressive feelings and thoughts are debilitating, the process of Working through these feelings can serve as a catalyst for personal growth.

Elissa Grunblatt, LCSW-R
Depression Counselor

Elissa Grunblatt, LCSW-R

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11701 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression means sadness that may result in crying or may simply steal your happiness. It may be difficult for you to function throughout your day, to think positive thoughts, to make decisions or to enjoy anything. It also involves low energy, sleep and eating disturbances and isolation. I help my clients get through their depression by finding out who they are, seeing how they can regain self-confidence, acting like a mirror to reflect your best qualities and helping regain feelings of connectedness. Simultaneously, each symptom is worked on by determining coping skills to match the problem in strength and intensity.

Abby Mullen, LCSW
Depression Counselor

Abby Mullen, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10709 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression can leave you feeling lonely and under motivated for change. Therapy with me can help alleviate those emotions and negative setbacks from depression. Furthermore, you will gain useful and important coping skills which will help you reengage with your friends, family, work and life. Depression can be scary but working with a skilled and empathic professional can help you live your life again.

Nassau Wellness, Couples Therapy
Depression Counselor

Nassau Wellness, Couples Therapy

Marriage and Family Therapists

In 11530 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Living with depression can be challenging, particularly when you see no signs of this feeling going away. We can help you determine what aspects of your life and relationships are causing this sadness and begin working to alleviate these distressing symptoms. Individual therapy can be beneficial alone or in conjunction with medication to reduce depressive symptoms and enhance positive feelings. We are available for a free 15 minute phone consultation to determine whether therapy with us is right for you - to schedule, send an email to info@nassauwellness.com or call/text (516) 387-5143.

Diane Davis, L.C.S.W.
Depression Counselor

Diane Davis, L.C.S.W.

Licensed Psychotherapist

In 10010 - Nearby to Williston Park.

I have extensive experience working with depression, from mild forms to severe, cripplling depression. Sometimes depression can seem like the world around you has changed, leaving you isolated and feeling all alone. At times some may feel unable to go on with their daily life. I help you identify the root causes of depression and can provide strategies to move through and onwards with life.

Beatrijs Van Steertegem, LCSW
Depression Counselor

Beatrijs Van Steertegem, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11566 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Psychotherapy has been found to be an effective and valuable treatment approach for depression. We will work together to create a tailored treatment plan that addresses your specific needs and concerns. During therapy sessions we will identify life events that contribute to your distress and find ways to resolve them or adapt better to your circumstances. We will identify unhealthy thoughts and behaviors that contribute to your sadness. You will learn skills that will enable you to function at your best. The benefits of psychotherapy can have an enduring effect as you will continue to use your coping skills after therapy ends.

Marc Shulman, Psy.D.
Depression Counselor

Marc Shulman, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 11530 - Nearby to Williston Park.

My approach emphasizes teaching people to challenge negative thoughts and maladaptive thinking. It enables clients to recognize distorted thoughts that promote negative perspectives which contribute to symptoms of depression. By learning how to accentuate strengths and utilizing one's own unique skills, clients struggling with depression learn how to achieve a more positive outlook on life.

Esther Goldstein, LCSW,MSW, Trauma Therapist
Depression Counselor

Esther Goldstein, LCSW,MSW, Trauma Therapist

Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist

In 11516 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is a feeling that can feel incredibly heavy to hold. Sometimes we experience challenging life events that leave us feeling much sadness, grief, inner pain and lack of joy, which interfere with our daily functioning. That is called depression. With Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (challenging unhelpful thoughts) and psychodynamic modalities, I can help you work through that sadness, heaviness and pain, so that you may begin the journey of healing work. This is the first step towards holding the sadness, addressing yourself in a safe space so we can slowly help you process and shift to start feeling lighter and start seeing the sunshine and tasting the small joys in everyday life.

Patricia Pitta, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.
Depression Counselor

Patricia Pitta, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.

Clinical and Board Certified Family Psychologist

In 11030 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is anger turned inward or against yourself. As anger builds within, an individual has three choices: To channel the anger energy assertively by expressing the feelings attached to the situations causing one to feel depressed; to express the anger through outbursts that can be very destructive to the self and others; to internalize the anger and become more depressed and less functional with time. My job is to enable you to learn how to identify and express feelings that are causing you to feel depressed. The next step is to change behaviors associated with your feelings freeing you from depressive thoughts and feelings.

Joel Stukalin, PHD, ABPP, FAACP, MS
Depression Counselor

Joel Stukalin, PHD, ABPP, FAACP, MS

QUEENS COUPLES COUNSELING CENTER

In 11375 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Our enriched, multi-modal approach is effective for clients who consult us regarding depression and mood-modulation issues. Often the combination of cognitive-behavioral, supportive and psychodynamic-ego-enhancing approaches help moderately depressed clients within a relatively short time--usually within a few months. Our approachability, empathic listening skills and pragmatic conflict-resolution expertise are most useful for clients suffering from the debilitating effects of depression. We also stress a holistic approaches that integrate medical and nutritional needs, as well as incorporating stress reduction, physical exercise and meditation work. Our clients often benefit greatly.

Jacklyn Rukaj, Psy.D.
Depression Counselor

Jacklyn Rukaj, Psy.D.

Postdoctoral Resident

In 10016 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression can hold you back from living and enjoying life to its full potential. My goal is to provide you with skills, techniques, and an open environment for you to process your past and present, and create an improved platform for your future. As a postdoctoral psychology resident, I am highly trained, and strive to create a safe and supportive environment. I believe that each relationship is a unique interaction, and tailor my approach to each client’s needs, integrating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness-Based Therapy, and a Humanistic approach.

Katie Johntz, MFA, LCSW
Depression Counselor

Katie Johntz, MFA, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11215 - Nearby to Williston Park.

You will benefit from Depression Counseling/Treatment with me by mapping the patterns of your depression and coming to know it's underlying causes. Part of what's unnerving about depression is that it comes on—over and over—seemingly out of the blue. If you we can get to know the pattern it follows, it can be less debilitating. Getting to know the deeper psychological sources and triggers for bouts of depression then helps us manage individual episodes.

Judy Strauss, PhD, LCSW
Depression Counselor

Judy Strauss, PhD, LCSW

Psychotherapist /Psychoanalyst

In 10463 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is a big umbrella word today to describe a large tree of disorders that fall under the general rubric of a low mood. For some people depression is something that follows them around and never disappears completely. For others depression is accompanied by the change in weather and is particularly disabling in the winter months when there is less sun. Working in talk therapy together with a psychiatric consultation and possible medication is the gold standard to treat depression. I work together with psychiatrists when needed to alleviate my patients depression and allow for the talk therapy to be more effective.

Craig Springer, PhD
Depression Counselor

Craig Springer, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

In 10003 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Is sadness and despair overwhelming your experience of yourself and the world? Do you feel as if a dark cloud is hovering over you? Do even the simplest things seem too difficult to accomplish? Do you wish you could just leave, even though you don’t even know where to go? Are feelings of helplessness overwhelming you? If you can identify with these descriptions, then you may be struggling with clinical depression. Depression can be temporary striking because of overwhelming life events or it can be more persistent. Regardless of its source, there is effective treatment for these symptoms. Let's work together to help you bring hope and joy back into your life.

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.
Depression Counselor

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.

New York Behavioral Health

In 10168 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is painful, it can disrupt many areas of your life-- from personal relationships, work, organization and cleanliness, your sleep, appetite, and sex life. It can even make someone not want to go on. It is one of the most common problems I treat. Despite how common and painful it can be, there is good news. There are a number of highly effective treatments for depression supported by science. I utilize Cognitive Therapy, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), Behavioral Activation, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and when appropriate some skills from Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). I also incorporate physical exercise and meditation when appropriate.

Andy Lapides, MSW, LCSW, BCD
Depression Counselor

Andy Lapides, MSW, LCSW, BCD

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10001 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is a very manageable illness. Most of my clients get better if they commit to working regularly on a combination of fronts (regular sessions, changes in lifestyle, psychopharmacological referral/coordination with prescriber, creating structure, regular support). I've worked with many clients who thought they'd never get better but, after some time and patience, depression does get better. Everyone is different and it often takes time to make significant changes.

Elana Chasser, LCSW, CSAT, CMAT
Depression Counselor

Elana Chasser, LCSW, CSAT, CMAT

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist

In 11570 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression can range from sad to debilitating. It can come as a reaction to a trauma or painful event or creep up on you from a buildup of years of unhappiness. When given attention, depression can help you learn about what may be missing in your life, what you want to achieve, pain that needs healing, or how to become more empowered. Depression can be used for strength and positive. Experience how!

Charles Wininger, LP, LMHC
Depression Counselor

Charles Wininger, LP, LMHC

Licensed Psychotherapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 10016 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression can feel like there's no light at the end of the tunnel. But there is. I've helped many people pull themselves out of the darkness and into a bright new day. I have various skills and techniques to help you get back in control of your mood and move on. If you're in a relationship, this will mean an increased ability to express yourself. If you're single and don't want to be, I can help you jump-start your love life.

Manhattan Mental Health Counseling, LMHC
Depression Counselor

Manhattan Mental Health Counseling, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 10017 - Nearby to Williston Park.

We all experience sadness from time to time. But perhaps your sadness feels more intense than it does for others. Maybe it feels like you are drowning in a sea of hopelessness. Depression can make us feel completely isolated and overwhelmed. The good news is that there are many empirically supported treatments that we can implement together to help you feel better and move on with your life. Call us now to schedule a first appointment wth one of our depression therapists.

Heidi Seifert, LCSW-R, MA
Depression Counselor

Heidi Seifert, LCSW-R, MA

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10003 - Nearby to Williston Park.

You can find a way to eliminate depression, get depression help with depression counseling, and jump start your life. Depression is not just emotional it is physical as well. The exhaustion and fatigue can be the hardest part. We will work on becoming more connected to your life and your loved ones. When this happens you will get a renewed sense of energy and begin to feel good once more.

Joan Warren,  LMFT
Depression Counselor

Joan Warren, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 10016 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Depression is a life challenge that is shared by many of us and treated in a variety of ways. Letting go of self blame and regret may be your need. Examining past history and increasing or altering perspective about how this affects your self worth may bring relief. Addressing present thought patterns and how they relate to mood and behavior is practical and beneficial. But, receiving consistent support by a trained, compassionate and dedicated professional who will remain by your side through attempts to change may be the most important and positive step toward relieving depression and that is what I bring to our sessions.

Zarna Shah, LCSW
Depression Counselor

Zarna Shah, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11596 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Being depressed is often undermined and minimized. It is more than sadness, there are changes in your sleep, appetite, perceptual changes in your view of the world, and relationships surrounding you. You may also experience a sense of hopelessness, fatigue, loss of interest, irritability, and feelings of guilt. I can help you recognize your depressive symptoms, teach you how to cope with them and make changes to improve your daily functioning,

Family Guiding, Psy.D
Depression Counselor

Family Guiding, Psy.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologists

In 11743 - Nearby to Williston Park.

Sometimes it feels as though your sadness is a heavy weight on your shoulders. We can help you lift that weight and feel more peace and joy in your life. We use a safe and collaborative approach to helping you explore the roots of your sadness while learning evidence-based interventions to alleviate feelings of sadness, loneliness and being overwhelmed.



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Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our New York search of licensed therapists in Williston Park who specialize in helping people overcome sadness, treat major depression and mood disorders such as bipolar, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Feeling down, lonely, and depressed can affect us at any station in life. Sometimes the cause may be physiological (such as hormonal or due to medication), it may be emotional, environmental, psychological or any combination of the above. Counseling for recovery and restoration from depression by a top rated therapist in Williston Park will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Williston Park is located in Nassau County, New York. It has a land area of 0.62 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Williston Park is 7,331 people with 2,500 households and a median annual income of $101,105. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Williston Park, NY

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in Williston Park is not a large financial issue for the majority of people in this area. Sustaining a commitment to mental health treatment is easily accessible for the average family, but ask your therapist if there are any concerns as many will accept insurance or even offer sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Williston Park public health department.