Maria K. Caras, LMHC, PLLC

Counselor, MSEd, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed
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Maria K. Caras, LMHC, PLLC

Counselor, MSEd, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
2 Endorsed

Location

3930 Richmond Avenue
Lower Level Suite 105
Staten Island, NY 10312
Call Maria Caras
(718) 608-7303
Offers online therapy

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About

In life, we all experience challenges. Sometimes, we just need extra support and someone to guide us through it all. If you are experiencing anxiety, fears, anger, depression, loss of a loved one, any life stressors, therapy can be the next step in your life to help you heal and grow.
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and I am here to provide you with the empathy, guidance, and validation that you're seeking for. I allow you the freedom and safe space to have a "voice" to express your inner thoughts and feelings. I believe that you have the power and ability to create the positive choices and meaning that you want in your life.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Venmo, Visa, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • MagnaCare
  • Optum
  • Oxford
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • License: New York / 008250
  • School: Fordham University
  • Year Graduated: 2015

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 008250 NYS Education Department
  • Certificate: The Grief Recovery Method: Certified Grief Recovery Method Specialist
  • Certificate Date: 2019

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, RMT
"Maria is one of the best Grief counselors in NY-State. She has dedicated her time, energy, and efforts to continuously improve upon her skill in this area. She implements the grief recovery method as one of her main modalities when it comes to her work with ..."

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R

Location

3930 Richmond Avenue
Lower Level Suite 105
Staten Island, NY 10312
Call Maria Caras
(718) 608-7303
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Counties:
Zips:
Neighborhoods:
Website
Specialties
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Peer Relationships
  • Phobias
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Social anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Humanistic
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Links

Our Website

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Last Modified: 7 Apr 2022
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Maria K. Caras, LMHC, PLLC

Counselor, MSEd, LMHC