Dr. Richard Girard-Domena, Ed D., BCD, LCSW-R is a licensed clinical social worker with over a decade of direct clinical and teaching experience. At the current time, beyond treating clients he serves as the clinical director of Eastern Suffolk Counseling. Dr. Domenas work experience covers a wide range of clinical experiences from private practice to psychiatric hospitals. He works with individuals across the lifespan including children, adolescents, and adults. He places the client’s needs first and works alongside the client to shape the therapy best suited from them. Dr. Girard-Domena utilizes a client-focused approach, grounded in cognitive behavioral therapy to work with his clients. With this approach, he is able to address a wide variety of client concerns. He is comfortable working with individuals, couples, family, and groups. He works closely with clients experiencing concerns such as anxiety, depression, oppositional defiant disorder, family conflict, stress management, attachment disorders, and other concerns. He offers assessments for needs such as ADHD, bullying, depression, anxiety, bariatric surgery, among others.