Desreen May Alvaranga-Barrett

Counselor, MS, LMHC

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Desreen May Alvaranga-Barrett, MS, LMHC, Counselor in Yorktown Heights
(914) 499-0497

Desreen May Alvaranga-Barrett

Counselor, MS, LMHC


Location

Yorktown Heights, New York 10598
(914) 499-0497

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Most of us experience challenges as we navigate life. By exploring our thoughts, feelings, beliefs, values and relationships we can develop a better understanding of ourselves which can ultimately lead to a more fulfilling, healthy and balanced life. My approach is Person Centered; you are essentially in charge of what you want to explore. My background is in treating substance abuse and mental health disorders. I am solution oriented. I will assist you uncover your hidden strengths and improve your self-awareness. I provide a supportive non-judgmental environment where you will feel safe to work on your issues.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 8 Years
  • School: Long Island University
  • Year Graduated: 1999
  • License No. and State: 008283 New York

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $70
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: AMHCA
  • Member Since: 2018

Location

Yorktown Heights, New York 10598
(914) 499-0497

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This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Anger Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • HIV / AIDS Clients

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

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This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 21 Mar 2018
Desreen May Alvaranga-Barrett, MS, LMHC, Counselor in Yorktown Heights

Desreen May Alvaranga-Barrett

Counselor, MS, LMHC