EK Mental Health Counseling, Group practice in New York — Zencare
EK Mental Health Counseling
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EK Mental Health Counseling

New York Accepting Online
Updated June 27, 2022

EK Mental Health Counseling is a therapy practice located in New York, NY. The therapists at EK Mental Health Counseling specialize in treating OCD and anxiety disorders. Many of the clients that work with therapists at EK Mental Health Counseling find themselves overwhelmed by daily tasks, whether because their anxiety makes it difficult to feel comfortable or because their compulsions lead them in another direction. Other clients suffer from panic attacks, phobias, trichotillomania, low self-esteem, relationship conflicts, or grief from loss.

EK Mental Health Counseling offers individual, couples, and family therapy sessions. Therapists at EK Mental Health Counseling treat all clients with respect and compassion. Their goal is to empower their clients to take control over their lives and to feel good about themselves. They do this by providing many evidence-based therapy treatments, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and mindfulness practices. The therapists at EK Mental Health Counseling are experts in helping clients break free from harmful behaviors.

The practice philosophy at EK Mental Health Counseling is that all clients are capable of change – sometimes it just takes additional support to get there. EK Mental Health Counseling specializes in helping clients regain control over their thoughts and actions so they can live comfortably and focus on what’s important to them.


About

How does payment work at your practice?

EK Mental Health Counseling accepts all major insurance plans with out of network coverage. We verify your insurance benefits and submit electronic claims. Please inquire with us directly about out of network coverage and coinsurance cost as this can vary depending on your insurance plan. If you do not have out of network coverage our fees range from $120-$300 dollars depending on the provider and service offered.


Specialties

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions

Phobias & fears - Providing techniques and support to overcome intense fear, anxiety, and panic related to specific triggers, such as heights or crowded spaces

Panic attacks / panic disorder - Brief, intense periods of overwhelming fear or anxiety

Trichotillomania (hair pulling) - Support around tolerating anxiety, stress, and boredom; reduction or elimination of compulsive hair-pulling behaviors; strategies for developing alternative coping mechanisms.

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • NYSHIP

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $300 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $100 - $300

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
  • Courtesy billing
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed
Therapist's note

We offer direct billing services for all out of network insurance plans. Coinsurance cost can range from $0-$150. Please inquire with us to check your specific plan coverage details. Private pay fees range from $100 to $300 depending on provider and service offered. Sliding scale slots may also be available- please inquire with us directly.


Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Head of Practice's Licensure

New York: 010640


Languages

English

Greek