Family Counseling Services in Bay Shore, NY.

Find a family therapist in Bay Shore, New York. Effective help for relationships, blended families, family of origin and other issues.


Elissa Grunblatt, LCSW-R
Family Therapist

Elissa Grunblatt, LCSW-R

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11701 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

Families experience developmental stages, just like people do. Families are made up of individuals that require love, respect and must also exhibit a certain amount of cooperation to work together successfully. When families stop growing together and grow apart, there are many reasons why this might occur, and it is time to see a therapist experienced in the challenges of working with families. I will seek to restore the hierarchy - parents in the executive role and children learning and growing using the love and respect they receive from good parenting. I will work with the values and rules you prescribe for your family, and increase communication and cooperation.

Philip Kolba, MA
Family Therapist

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

Family therapy looks at the entire family system—parents, children, extended family members—to identify strengths and problematic behaviours. I collaborate with families on strategies for utilizing their own capabilities for resolving problems, and on developing effective communication and problem-solving skills for preventing conflicts. I specialize in working with families of teenagers, which is an age that can be challenging for both the teenagers and their parents.

Kristie Doheny, PsyD,LMHC,LMSW, RPT
Family Therapist

Kristie Doheny, PsyD,LMHC,LMSW, RPT

Licensed Mental Health Counselor & Master Social Worker

In 11788 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

An interactive family therapy approach is utilized to engage all the family members regardless of age. The family will explore their interactions with each other as well as how each family member reacts in their own way to family stressors. The family will then create a plan in regard to how the family can create change in the the household to enhance the family environment.

Louis Morbillo, LCSW, ACSW
Family Therapist

Louis Morbillo, LCSW, ACSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 11771 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

As a family therapist I subscribe to a system based modality. I believe it is imperative for any family that all lines of communication must remain open and productive between members. My clients can expect to learn that the appropriate processing of feelings honestly in therapy is the cornerstone for their family healing. Restoration of full family function is my only goal.

Jaclyn Sullivan, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Jaclyn Sullivan, MA, LMFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

In 11701 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

Family counseling is an important and crucial part of the therapeutic process. It allows all members to be heard to work in a collective and collaborative manner to be able to solve difficulties or concerns. I use innovative techniques and skills to allow everyone to be understood. I have implemented games, activities and worksheets to allow for open communication.

Gordon Gooding, LCSW, ACSW
Family Therapist

Gordon Gooding, LCSW, ACSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker / Psychotherapist

In 11724 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

Growing together with our loved ones can be an amazing gift. Somewhere along the line we sometimes struggle with those closest to us. We may bring our old emotional issues into a new relationship or perhaps we find our old ways of communicating with our loved one is no longer working the way it used to. Change is difficult but taking steps to increase communication and sort out our old beliefs that no longer serve us, can bring new light and joy to the relationships we cherish.

Stacey Chernin, M.A., Psy.D., LMFT, CFT
Family Therapist

Stacey Chernin, M.A., Psy.D., LMFT, CFT

Licensed Marriage Counselor and Family Therapist

In 11795 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

Family therapy is a type of counseling that involves working on family issues as a whole or unit. It is usually sought after to help the family resolve all sorts of conflicts and most importantly improve communication to strengthen the family bonds. Your type of therapy is determined by your specific situation and with your overall goals in mind. Family therapy is often short-lived as families learn the necessary skills to function well on their own long-term.

Patricia Beller, LCSW-R
Family Therapist

Patricia Beller, LCSW-R

Licensed Clinical Social Worker-R

In 11787 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

In today's world, families have become increasingly disconnected. While modern technology has many benefits, cell phones, iPods and computers all serve to block the healthy communication patterns between family members. As an experienced therapist, I have the tools to help your family to heal and feel connected again. In our sessions, we will identify effective ways to communicate, so everyone gets a chance to be heard. You will learn how to set limits and boundaries and identify strategies to manage behaviors that may be disruptive to the family. With the help of family counseling, your cam resolve your problems, improve communication and reduce conflict.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

Most family therapists inadvertently create more chaos through their well-intentioned efforts to assist a family move through a change process. Why? Brains are inherently deregulated (all of us, may I add) and most talking and dialoguing misses brain-centric problems that need more intensive help. Many times the emotional trauma created by years of solving problems ineffectively can wreak havoc on the brain's parasympathetic nervous system, not ever giving the family a break from flight or fight thinking. Contact us for an innovative neuroscience solution to family dysfunction. Kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or 877-606-6161.

Family Guiding, Psy.D
Family Therapist

Family Guiding, Psy.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologists

In 11743 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

In this day and age there is a lot that families have to contend with. At Family Guiding, we bring a fresh perspective and use a collaborative approach to helping families. We can help you use effective parenting techniques, manage challenging behaviors, increase healthy communication with your spouse and children and experience more peaceful interactions at home.

Amy Rosenberg, PsyD
Family Therapist

Amy Rosenberg, PsyD

Licensed Psychologist

In 11791 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

Many times, it is difficult to find a balance within the family unit. Often times, each individual is unable to recognize or understand the others, and as such, conflict often occurs. Family therapy allows a safe environment for all members to feel respected and heard. Emphasis is placed on helping to identify needs and expectations of one another and work toward achieving individual and family goals in session.

Walter Masterson, LCSW
Family Therapist

Walter Masterson, LCSW

Psychotherapy and Counseling

In 11743 - Nearby to Bay Shore.

Careers and children each place enormous stress on a couple’s ability to be together in an intimate and satisfying way. Every couple has different ways of dealing with the challenges, and counseling can provide the perspective and encouragement to re-create a shared vision for the future. For something as important as this, it is surprising how little training and preparation is provided; family therapy fills in the blanks, and resolves the confusion.


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Thank you for visiting our New York search of licensed family therapists in Bay Shore.  Discord due from strife, marital problems, sibling rivalry, family of origin issues and blended families (just to name a few) can strain and hurt loving relationships. Counseling with honesty and depth will get to the heart of the issues and work towards healing. Find resolution for your family in Bay Shore right now, please contact a specialist above, you can email 24/7.

Bay Shore is located in Suffolk County, New York. It has a land area of 5.40 square miles and a water area of 0.16 square miles.  The population of Bay Shore is 28,883 people with 9,431 households and a median annual income of $70,229. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Bay Shore, NY

Mostly Affordable

Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Bay Shore for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Bay Shore public health department.