R Phillip Colon

Psychologist, PhD

Verified by Psychology Today
(516) 535-0570 Website

R Phillip Colon

Psychologist, PhD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

520 Franklin Avenue
Suite L21-I
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 535-0570
Offers online therapy

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About

Dr. Colon, best known as Phillip by clients, patients, and colleagues alike, is a soft- spoken, down to earth clinician who is passionate about his work. His honest, direct, no-nonsense style of relating is comforting to those in his presence. An active, engaging participant in the treatment, Dr. Colon works collaboratively with those under his care. Special care and consideration is given to creating a comfortable, safe environment where any sensitive subject can be discussed with the privacy it deserves. Dr. Colon has dedicated his career to developing, preserving, and maintaining couples, marital, and family relationships.
Dr. Colon completed an Externship in couples and family therapy at The Comprehensive Family Therapy Institute in addition to years of supervision with the developer of CFT. Dr. Colon completed a three year Fellowship at the Westchester Institute for Human Development (Valhalla, NY) where he studied Multi Modal Behavior Therapy.
For more than 25 years Dr. Colon studied the treatment of trauma and dissociation. More recently he received a certificate in CBT and became certified in The Havening Technique. Dr. Colon received a Ph.D. in Psychology from the now Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University.
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Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Paypal, Venmo
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
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Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 41 Years
  • License: New York / 006916
  • School: Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies
  • Year Graduated: 1981

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Adelphi University / CBT
  • Certificate Date: 2015
  • Certificate: AAMFT / Couples and Family Counseling
  • Certificate Date: 1988

Location

520 Franklin Avenue
Suite L21-I
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 535-0570
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Coping Skills
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Men's Issues
  • Peer Relationships
  • Post-Divorce Adjustment
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Cancer

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • The Havening Technique
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021
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R Phillip Colon

Psychologist, PhD