Community Concern of WNY, Inc., MD, LCSW, RN, PhD in Derby
Community Concern of WNY is a non-profit human service organization with senor care management, youth development and behavioral health services. The Behavioral Health Program is a State-licensed multi-disciplinary clinic. Staff: Marlene Longdon NP, Cherie Ruben PhD, Richard Popson LCSW-R, Katherine Nolan MHC, Natalie Buckholtz MSW,and Valerie Nowak LMHC
The behavioral health staff are trained family systems, trauma recovery, co-occurring disorders and cognitive behavioral therapy. The clinic serves at-risk adolescents in area high schools.
Specialized group programs are offered in: domestic Violence (for perpetrators and victims), improving relationships, stress management, assertiveness, depression, and anxiety. Out newly expanded and renovated facility offers an attractive, private environment.
Call or Email Community Concern of WNY, Inc. for a free consultation now - (716) 953-3640


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • License No. and State: 396366 New York


  • Avg Cost (per session): $60 - $90
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Beacon
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Blue
  • Fidelis
  • Independent Health
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • New York Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • WellPoint
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Community Concern of WNY, Inc.'s Groups

Living Without Violence

This is a 14- week anger management group for perpetrators of domestic violence.

More about this group


  • Depression
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Grief


  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Coaching
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: French


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2016
Community Concern of WNY, Inc., MD, LCSW, RN, PhD in Derby

Community Concern of WNY, Inc.