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Our Therapists

The following therapist is available for online appointments. To see what times they have available, please book a session through their individual calendars listed below. 

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Dhara Shah

Dhara Shah is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with expertise in working with children, adolescents, and families.

 

As a therapist, she has worked in outpatient settings—helping children and teens navigate academic and social challenges, overcome anxiety/fears, and manage acting out behaviors. By building therapeutic rapport and using a person-centered approach, she assists individuals to overcome day-to-day challenges and build satisfaction within themselves.

 

Dhara has several years of experience helping individuals with issues associated with mood disorders, anxiety, ODD, ADHD, stress management, parenting, relationship issues, and problems with self-esteem. Additionally, she is currently training in Neurofeedback and working towards receiving certification in Nutrition and Integrative Medicine for Mental Health Clinicians.

 

Insurance accepted:

  • Cigna
  • Optum for United Healthcare PPOs and Oxford

 

 

 

 

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Jennifer Bruno

Are you struggling with finding healthy ways to cope? Life can be pretty stressful and overwhelming for a variety of reasons. Relationships, family issues, parenting, work, school, daily functioning, responsibilities, and social struggles can make it difficult to cope.

 

Jennifer Bruno assists individuals of all ages from children to adults—working on issues individually, as a couple, or as a family. She also specializes in individuals struggling with addiction and parents seeking parenting skills.

 

Jennifer assists her clients in making positive changes in a non-judgmental, confidential, and safe environment. She believes it is essential to collaborate with the client to find out what they would like to gain from attending therapy so they can reach these goals while facing any challenges. She helps her clients achieve their goals in a healthy manner based on their needs.

 

Insurance accepted: 

  • Beacon Health for GHI, Emblem (Non HMO), and United Healthcare Empire Plan (NYSHIP)
  • Cigna
  • Optum for United Healthcare PPOs and Oxford

 

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Dani Cleary

Dani Cleary LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who received her Master’s in Social Work and Psychology from Adelphi University. She has over three years of clinical experience providing Psychotherapy to victims of Hurricane Sandy, utilizing Cognitive Behavioral, Problem Solving, Psychodynamic, and Mindfulness modalities.

 

She treats a wide variety of mental health concerns with a focus on Mood and Personality disorders. Dani has experience treating a range of ages, individuals, and couples in all stages of life. Before going into private practice, Dani had worked extensively in Case Management for social service agencies and learned to be a strong advocate for her clients.

 

Dani strives to provide each client with support in their journey to healing and growth through honoring each individual’s unique characteristics and strengths.

 

Insurance accepted: 

  • Blue Cross
  • Beacon Health for GHI and Emblem (Non-HMO)
  • Cigna
  • Optum for United Healthcare PPOs and Oxford
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Melissa Massimo

Melissa Massimo, LCSW, received her master’s degree from Fordham University. She has been actively working in the field of clinical social work since 2001 and has experience both in clinic and hospital based settings. She has treated adults who have dealt with a range of issues, including anxiety, addiction, relationship and career instability, bereavement and more. She works successfully with couples of all types, helping them to learn skills of communication, and to become more connected to each other.

 

She is patient, empathic and reliable. Melissa recognizes that therapy is a client-driven process meant to improve the quality of one’s life circumstances. She looks forward to hearing from you and understanding how she can be of help.

Insurance accepted: 

  • Fidelis Care
  • Medicare
  • Self-Pay
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Dani Cleary

Dani Cleary LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who received her Master’s in Social Work and Psychology from Adelphi University. She has over three years of clinical experience providing Psychotherapy to victims of Hurricane Sandy, utilizing Cognitive Behavioral, Problem Solving, Psychodynamic, and Mindfulness modalities.

 

She treats a wide variety of mental health concerns with a focus on Mood and Personality disorders. Dani has experience treating a range of ages, individuals, and couples in all stages of life. Before going into private practice, Dani had worked extensively in Case Management for social service agencies and learned to be a strong advocate for her clients.

 

Dani strives to provide each client with support in their journey to healing and growth through honoring each individual’s unique characteristics and strengths.

 

Insurance accepted: 

  • Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • Self-Pay
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Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee received his master’s degree from New York University’s Silver School of Social Work. His experience is in working with clients in late adolescence, emerging adulthood, and young adulthood, as well as adults of all ages, both individually and in couples.

 

Kevin helps his clients with depression, anxiety, traumas, life transitions, and relationships. His approach is eclectic; however, he emphasizes trust and collaboration so that clients feel safe and comfortable discussing difficult topics. There is no agenda other than the client’s own, and there is no judgment about any client, only strengths and positives leading toward solutions to problems.

Kevin’s youth is an asset in that he is aware of what the current pulse is; however, he is flexible and able to adhere to all frames of reference.

 

Insurance accepted: 

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford
  • United Healthcare
  • Self-Pay
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Melissa Massimo

Melissa Massimo, LCSW, received her master’s degree from Fordham University. She has been actively working in the field of clinical social work since 2001 and has experience both in clinic and hospital based settings. She has treated adults who have dealt with a range of issues, including anxiety, addiction, relationship and career instability, bereavement and more. She works successfully with couples of all types, helping them to learn skills of communication, and to become more connected to each other.

 

She is patient, empathic and reliable. Melissa recognizes that therapy is a client-driven process meant to improve the quality of one’s life circumstances. She looks forward to hearing from you and understanding how she can be of help.

 

Insurance accepted: 

  • Fidelis Care
  • Medicare
  • Self-Pay
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