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Michael Russell
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
New York

In-network with

Aetna, Cigna, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, Oscar Health, Oxford, and United Healthcare

Specializes in

Anxiety, Depression, Family Issues, Grief, Loss, Men's Issues, OCD, Relationship Issues, Stress, and Trauma

Great to meet you!

Welcome! My name is Michael and I'm here to listen, support and work collaboratively with you on your therapeutic journey. If you're struggling with anxiety, depression or feeling overwhelmed with everyday life stressors I am here to assist you. Whether you're dealing with past emotional struggles or just not feeling like yourself, I am here for you. If you're looking for a safe non-judgmental space to talk to a skilled therapist, you've already taken the first step.

A bit about my approach to therapy

My approach to therapy is an integrative therapeutic approach from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT); Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT); Person Centered Therapy; Exposure Response Prevention Therapy (ERP); Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) various other therapeutic approaches.

What you can expect from our first session

Therapy is a journey and you are not alone in this. I understand that taking the first step can be a difficult one. Allow me to utilize my experience in assisting you to get through these difficult times and support you throughout your journey. My clients can expect to take away from each session an increase sense of self-awareness and understanding.


Michael's style is

Solution-oriented
Open-minded
Challenging

Insurance carriers Michael accepts

Aetna
Cigna
BlueCross BlueShield
Oscar
Oxford
UnitedHealthcare

More about Michael

MSEd (Master of Science in Education) at St. John’s University
License type: LMHC
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Languages: English
Works with: Adolescents, Adults, and Seniors
Modalities: Acceptance & Commitment (ACT), Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Exposure Response Prevention, and Strength-Based

Location

166 Broadway Suite #16
Amityville, NY 11701