Dr. Kristin Schaefer-Schiumo is a Clinical Psychologist who welcomes adults and adolescents to her practice in Long Island, New York. She often sees clients for anxiety, depression, and trauma. Additionally, she works with couples and families.
When clients visit Dr. Schaefer-Schiumo, they are often finding that their symptoms of anxiety are impacting their professional life or academic performance. Others feel stuck in a negative headspace, and may find themselves ruminating over situations or catastrophizing possible scenarios on a regular basis.
Dr. Schaefer Schiumo works from a creative, integrative lens combining mindfulness based, cognitive, body-based and experiential approaches. She is strengths-based and client-focused, and dedicated to helping clients utilize their innate strengths in order to move forward during difficult experiences and situations.
In addition to her private practice, Dr. Schaefer-Schiumo is a professor at Long Island University. She looks forward to working with you.
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
Supervision/consultation - Providing education and supervision to new mental health care professionals
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Kristin Schaefer-Schiumo is not in-network with any insurances.
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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:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Dr. Schaefer-Schiumo will submit bills electronically for clients with out-of-network insurance benefits. She is also happy to provide receipts for FLEX or FSA accounts.
Private Practice, 2000 - Present
Long Island University, Professor, 1998 - Present
Fordham University, PhD, 1999
Fordham University, MSEd, 1996
Cornell University, BS, 1993
New York: 014343