Mike DiForti

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
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(631) 551-1147 Website

Mike DiForti

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

1490 William Floyd Parkway
Suite 106
Shirley, NY 11967
(631) 551-1147
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

New Hope Rising Therapy and Wellness Center
64 Old Riverhead Road
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
(631) 551-1147

About

With over 12 years of experience working with adolescents, adults and couples, Mike focuses on a person’s strengths with compassion, empathy, and above all hearing the person as an individual. His area of focus includes those struggling with anxiety, depression, PTSD/trauma, obsessive compulsive disorders (OCD), relationship and family conflict, bereavement, personal growth, stress reduction and managing life transitions. Additionally, Mike has developed a special niche over the years in working with couples, young adults and middle aged adults navigating life transitions that take many forms and the LGBTQ+ community.
Mike's clinical style is collaborative and utilizes evidence-based approaches and alternative interventions to provide individual, couples and bereavement counseling to meet your unique needs. He utilizes CBT, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness-Based (MBCT) and is trained in Trauma Informed Care with a special focus on holistic modalities.
Mike is described as being a compassionate and empathetic listener with the special ability to help you discover your inner strengths and find solutions together. Whether you want to gain a deeper understanding of yourself, you’re experiencing a life transition or feeling stuck and seeking to regain direction in your life, Mike is honored to work with you.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Fidelis
  • GHI
  • HIP | Health Plan of New York
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • NYSHIP | NY State Empire Plan
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • License: New York / 006029-01

Location

1490 William Floyd Parkway
Suite 106
Shirley, NY 11967
(631) 551-1147
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

New Hope Rising Therapy and Wellness Center
64 Old Riverhead Road
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
(631) 551-1147
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Bereavement
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 5 Jan 2022
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Mike DiForti

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC