Family Counseling Services in Port Jefferson, NY.

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


Paula Levy, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Paula Levy, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 06880 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

Your family is the center of your world. When there is sadness or conflict within your family it is difficult to feel good about life. I want to help your family heal and grow. As a family therapist I help individuals and couples overcome life's challenges including divorce or affairs. Marriage counseling can help you learn to communicate more effectively and to feel closer and more connected to your spouse. Many families have challenges. With commitment and patience we can work to overcome the challenges in your family. We can restore the passion and affection that you once shared. I know this is not easy. But your family is worth the effort. Love grows here.

Kirsten Lesch, MSW, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Kirsten Lesch, MSW, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

As a Marriage and Family Therapist we specialize in treating couples, Families as well as Individuals. We are trained to help relationships heal and flourish. These relationships include: -Parent and child relationships -Love relationships -Sibling relationships -Friendships -Work conflicts We are specially trained in conflict resolution and strive to improve communication so that each individul feels heard and understood.

Theresa Evans Knight, MA, LMFT, MBA
Family Therapist

Theresa Evans Knight, MA, LMFT, MBA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 06851 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

Family therapy is full of richness. All families are different yet very much the same. There are many different dynamics at work with families. There are parent and sibling sub-systems, coalitions and alignments within families. Families can be very complex units yet very enriching to their members. I enjoy working with families, especially the challenges of the developmental life stages, birth, toddlers, young adolescents, young adults, mid-life, old age. Each offers their unique challenges. The benefits come with setting clear goals, objectives, rules, consequences to breaking the rules and developing open and respectful lines of communication.

Joyce Colburn, LCSW
Family Therapist

Joyce Colburn, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 06880 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

My approach to family therapy begins with using my training to determine who, in addition to the primary client, needs treatment. Sessions may include various family configurations (both parents, one parent and child, members of extended family, or a single individual) and treatment includes strategic family therapy to improve communication and resolve underlying conflict.

Ilise Gold, LPC
Family Therapist

Ilise Gold, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 06880 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

In my 30+ years of clinical practice, I have served as the emotional and verbal connection between family members. Modeling healthy dialogue and building emotional trust and intimacy, I facilitate family exercises. Having each member describe how their brain works, neurotypical or neuroatypical, and their emotional temperament, allows family members to know each other from the inside out. Each person describes what they need from the other to feel more understood, approved of, and loved. Pairing family members up to become partners in change to work collaboratively and collectively in building a healthy family culture for ongoing comfort and unity, has been a primary focus of my practice.

Florence Sarigianis, LMFT
Family Therapist

Florence Sarigianis, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 06477 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

When a family member hurts or has a problem, the whole family can be affected. As a systemic therapist I will support the family in finding solutions which not only help the individual but assist the whole family in learning how to cope and make positive changes. Every family has strengths.Let's identify and work with those strengths to problem solve and find healthier ways of interacting.

Margaret Burton, MS, LPC, NCC
Family Therapist

Margaret Burton, MS, LPC, NCC

Licenced Professional Counselor

In 06461 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

Families that work well together as a unit provide healthy boundaries and structure. As a structural therapist, I will help family members and those who are in close relationship with them, to foster change by differentiation of self thereby, reducing emotional entanglements and negative problematic behaviors. Families will learn how to rely on their strengths to reduce internal stress and conflict. They will also learn how to improve their internal family systems and ways interacting between family members. To further promote behavioral changes, I will help the family members to increase their awareness of self and promote family cohesion.

Nassau Wellness, Couples Therapy
Family Therapist

Nassau Wellness, Couples Therapy

Marriage and Family Therapists

In 11743 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

When there is chronic conflict at home, the whole family is affected. We work with families experiencing a variety of issues, including parenting challenges, teen issues, and blended family issues. By meeting with the family as a whole, we are better able to help create lasting change. Our therapists have specialized training in family therapy and relationship dynamics. We are available for a free 15 minute phone consultation to determine whether family therapy with us is right for you - to schedule, send an email to info@nassauwellness.com or call/text (516) 387-5143.

Cynthia Taylor Scott, MA, LMHC
Family Therapist

Cynthia Taylor Scott, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 11743 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

Home is where the heart is! Let's all work together to create peace and harmony in your home. Allow yourself to heal the hearts of those you love and make a commitment to stop the blaming, the yelling and the fighting. It takes all parties to be willing to make one change to break the old patterns and begin to learn to listen and respect each other . Communicate in a new healthy way by honoring every voice in your home and watch your family return to living loving and laughing again. I am here to guide you and provide you with the tools you need to succeed. I am happy to help you open the door to your new home!

Family Guiding, Psy.D
Family Therapist

Family Guiding, Psy.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologists

In 11743 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

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.

Meredith Silversmith, Relationship Coach
Family Therapist

Meredith Silversmith, Relationship Coach

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 11743 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

All families experience conflict, particularly during times of transition. How each member reacts and adjusts can impact the well-being of the family as a whole. Our practice works with families to identify ineffective patterns of communication and behavior, while offering emotional support to all members. Call/text us at 516-387-5143 for a free 15 minute consultation to see if we're a good fit for your family.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 06880 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

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.

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 Port Jefferson.

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.

Wendy Eisenberg, Ph.D.
Family Therapist

Wendy Eisenberg, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 06890 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

The reason why I love doing family therapy is because unlike working with just one member of a family group, I get to see the generational themes that have caused the family system to become compromised. Besides my Ph.D. I also have a masters in marriage, family and child counseling. This has always been a bonus for my clients because I am able to pull from many different modalities as I help your family put itself back together again. If a family is fragmented..some of the members are suffering and carrying the burden for the rest of the family. Its my job to isolate the primary "disconnects" and get down to business as we uncover what has led the family into a dark place.

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

Kristie Doheny, PsyD,LMHC,LMSW, RPT

Licensed Mental Health Counselor & Master Social Worker

In 11784 - Nearby to Port Jefferson.

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.


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Thank you for visiting our New York search of licensed family therapists in Port Jefferson.  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 Port Jefferson right now, please contact a specialist above, you can email 24/7.

Port Jefferson is located in Suffolk County, New York. It has a land area of 3.05 square miles and a water area of 0.02 square miles.  The population of Port Jefferson is 7,842 people with 3,135 households and a median annual income of $110,681. .


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Widely Affordable

Licensed, professional counseling in Port Jefferson is considered widely accessible by the majority of people who live here and budget is often not a concern for mental health treatment. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Port Jefferson public health department.