Peter J. Amato

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R

Verified by Psychology Today
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Peter J. Amato

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Long Island City, NY 11106
(332) 334-8969
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

Rte 6
Carmel, NY 10512
(332) 334-8969
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About

Are you feeling anxious or depressed? Do you want to feel better, be less stressed, feel more positive, handle your thoughts and feelings more effectively? If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, I can help. I am a supportive and empowering therapist. I provide a warm and supportive environment that stresses collaboration, mutual respect and trust. If you are you ready to start: developing healthy coping skills, change negative behavioral patterns, improve personal/romantic relationships, work on problem solving techniques and reduce stress. Please reach out so I may assist you and help reach your goals.
Our work is empathic, proactive, and collaborative- we are on this journey together. We will make meaning out of hardship and transform crisis into opportunity. I am passionate and committed in helping each person achieve their potential.
I am a very active Therapist and work to empower you with the tools needed to reduce anxiety or depression and change negative thought patterns. My ultimate goal is to help you move forward with new tools and coping strategies. As your Therapist, I will guide you on your journey towards a happier and healthier life.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: Up to $175
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Medicare
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: New York / 071988
  • School: New York University
  • Year Graduated: 1996

Location

Long Island City, NY 11106
(332) 334-8969
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Rte 6
Carmel, NY 10512
(332) 334-8969
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Stress
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 10 Sep 2022
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Peter J. Amato

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R