North Shore Relationship Center

North Shore Relationship Center

New York Accepting Online
Port Jefferson, Massapequa Accepting In-person
Updated May 18, 2021

North Shore Relationship Center is a group therapy practice on Long Island whose providers specialize in anxiety, relationship challenges, and working with members of the LGBTQIA+ community. They offer sessions for individuals, couples, groups, and families.

Alexandra  Gleason
Alexandra Gleason

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT

Michelle  Parisano
Michelle Parisano

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT

Elizabeth  Fyfe
Elizabeth Fyfe

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Avneet  Kaur
Avneet Kaur

Marriage and Family Therapist, MFT

Kaitlyn  Fursari
Kaitlyn Fursari

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Gabrielle  Divincenzo
Gabrielle Divincenzo

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT

Stephen  Mrozik
Stephen Mrozik

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT

Jennifer  Siegfried
Jennifer Siegfried

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Samantha  Juravich
Samantha Juravich

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Amanda  Moffettone
Amanda Moffettone

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Alexa  Sadowsky
Alexa Sadowsky

Marriage and Family Therapist, MFT


About

What services does your practice offer?

North Shore Relationship Center is a full-service group therapy practice located in Port Jefferson, Long Island. We offer individual, couples, group, and family therapy sessions.

What are your practice's specialties?

The therapists at North Shore Relationship Center specialize in the following concerns:

  • Substance Use Counseling
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Families struggling with a loved ones addiction
  • Therapy for Depression and Anxiety
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • LBGTQ Community
  • Stress Management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Motivational Therapy/Coaching

Why should I choose your practice?

Our practice meets clients where they’re at, allowing you to explore your feelings in a safe, non-judgmental environment. North Shore Relationship Center's philosophy is driven by the belief that everyone deserves a place and space to grow and develop into the people they aspire to be. Our therapists have extensive training and experience in their areas of expertise. We really look forward to working with you!

How does payment work at your practice?

At North Shore Relationship Center, we are in-network with Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Aetna, and United Healthcare. We also have many patients who are out-of-network with NYSHIP, Value Options, and GHI, and our practice works with your benefits to allow you to receive therapy at an affordable rate. Our out-of-pocket fees range from $120-$150 depending on the provider and the services offered. We are happy to submit claims to your insurance company for out-of-network claims, allowing you the time to focus on yourself and your therapy.


Specialties

LBGTQIA topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Couples therapy - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Family therapy - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

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

Gender transitions - Exploring gender identity, including trans, non-binary, and gender variant identities; support throughout the process of transition

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO)
  • United Healthcare
  • FIT Student Health Insurance (Aetna)
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna)
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $125 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $100 - $125
  • Initial session: $150 (60min)

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
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

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

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

Please note that Avneet Kaur of North Shore Relationship center does not accept insurance but does offer a reduced ongoing session fee.


Location(s)

Port Jefferson practice
1000 Main Street, First Floor, South Suite, Port Jefferson, New York 11777
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Sun Closed

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 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Sun Closed

Massapequa practice
5550 Merrick Road, Massapequa, New York 11758
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Sun Closed

Languages

American Sign Language

English

Hindi

Punjabi

Urdu


Therapy Groups

North Shore Relationship Center
Adolescent Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Skills Group

This group is open to adolescents ages 14 to 18 years old who wish to learn skills to manage problematic internal emotions, live more fully in the present moment, communicate and express themself effective and negotiate relationships.


Client testimonials

"I got the info I needed and was able to make an appointment already!"
- Zencare client • January 2021
"They were very friendly and explained things well."
- Zencare client • January 2021
"Alexandra was enthusiastic, attentive, and had a strong sense of urgency. I enjoyed speaking with her."
- Zencare client • September 2020
"It was an informative call! I was able to ask questions and describe our situation."
- Zencare client • September 2020
"They provided information and gave me an appointment right away."
- Zencare client • July 2020