Teleios Counseling Services

New York Accepting Online
Astoria, Midtown Accepting In-person
Updated October 20, 2020

Teleios Counseling Services is a group practice in Queens, New York. The providers at Teleios specialize in comprehensive mental health services for individuals, couples, families, children, and adolescents.

Jacqueline  Contreras
Jacqueline Contreras

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Erin  Smythe
Erin Smythe

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Gerald  Bray
Gerald Bray

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW

Elizabeth  Bishop
Elizabeth Bishop

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Robert  Magyar
Robert Magyar

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Maria  Shedrinsky
Maria Shedrinsky

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Amy  Bruce
Amy Bruce

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Victoria Roth
Victoria Roth

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW


About

+ What services does your practice offer?

Teleios Counseling Services provides comprehensive mental health services to individuals, couples, families, children, and adolescents.

+ What are your practice's specialties?

Teleios Counseling Services specializes in a variety of areas, including anxiety, depression, trauma, and grief/loss counseling.

+ Why should I choose your practice?

Teleios is unique in that all providers are well qualified and have had extensive training in a variety of treatment modalities, including trauma-focused CBT, DBT, substance abuse counseling, and family systems therapy. Teleios pride itself in being client-focused by providing high quality therapeutic services at a low cost to the client regardless of where they are from.

+ How does payment work at your practice?

Teleios Counseling Services is in-network with Aetna, Cigna, Oxford, United Healthcare, Oscar, and Optum. If you do not have one of these health insurances, our fees range from $150- $200 with sliding scale fees down to $90.


Specialties

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

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Mindfulness - Developing practices to encourage a state of active, open attention on the present

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

Working with children and adolescents - Working with children, adolescents, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout the childhood and teenage years




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO)
  • United Healthcare
  • FIT Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • Optum
  • Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna)
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $150 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $85 - $150
  • Initial session: $200 (60min)

Therapist's note

The providers at Teleios Counseling Services can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Astoria practice
28-23 Steinway Street, Astoria, NY 11103
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Sun 10:00am-6:00pm

Midtown practice
1345 6th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10105
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Sun 10:00am-6:00pm

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-9:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Sun 10:00am-6:00pm

Languages

English

Italian

Russian

Spanish