Michelle C. Garcia

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ADS

Verified by Psychology Today
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(347) 650-2739

Michelle C. Garcia

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ADS

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

3710 Richmond Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10312
(347) 650-2739
Offers online therapy

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About

It is human nature to grow, to expand our horizon and every so often to find ourself at a crossroads in search of answers and reasons for life's unpredictable twists and turns. Without roadmaps, tour guides or quick fixes, we are often left feeling depleted, alone, anxious and depressed. HOPE heals and can change everything! As an innovative and progressive professional, I can help you identify negative patterns and heal core wounds while moving forward and regaining control over your circumstances. My personal nature is nonjudgemental and "down to earth" as is my therapeutic approach! Healing creates change!
Specializing in Individual and Family therapy. Social skills building including Interpersonal Relationships, Communication, Anger Management and Conflict Resolution. Skilled in Child and Adolescent Behaviors and Parenting issues. I am also a certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist.
Bilingual Spanish and English, Licensed and Insured. Weekday, Evenings, and Weekend appointments Available

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $150
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: New York / 090450
  • School: Hunter College School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2011

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NASW / MEMBER
  • Certificate Date: 2012
  • Certificate: NADA / ACUDETOX SPECIALIST
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Location

3710 Richmond Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10312
(347) 650-2739
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Issues
  • ACUPUNCTURE DETOXIFICATION CERTIFIED
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Bilingual English and Spanish and Spanish
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • ACUPUNCTURE DETOXIFICATION SPECIALIST
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relationship and Couples Counseling
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Michelle C. Garcia

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ADS