Kristina  Scaglione
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Kristina Scaglione

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW-R Clinical Social Worker Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Waitlist Online
Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts Accepting Online
Port Jefferson Not Accepting In-person

Couples and Family Counseling currently have waitlist.

Updated February 20, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Caregiver stress & support
  • Depression
  • LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement
  • Stress management

Professional statement

Are you struggling with issues related to trauma, grief, addiction, anxiety, or major life changes? There comes a time when we need some help from a certified professional to help cope with many of life’s challenges. Kristina Scaglione, LCSW-R is a licensed Clinical Social Worker located in Suffolk County New York, and she would love to help you on your journey toward healing and self-discovery.

Since opening the doors of her practice in 2015, she have provided clients on both North & South shores of Long Island with a wide range of psychological services. During the pandemic she chose to move to a new office location in quaint Bayport, N.Y and recently opened a second location in Port Jefferson Village, she a proud affiliate of Positive Energy Counseling Center located in Bayport NY. She also provides Telehealth sessions for any who still wish to remain virtual or live outside of NY state. (*Licensed in CT)

Life can be overwhelming and sometimes even exhausting, but Kristina is here to guide you through any obstacles you may face. Her goal is to help you understand yourself more deeply and better cope with change. Kristina's counseling will provide tactical tools to help elevate your quality of life. Kristina prides herself on keeping my clients accountable to their personally designed goals, finding their truth, authentic selves and seeing opportunities in their obstacles.


Message to clients

Perhaps you're down or anxious - maybe you're unsure about the future of a relationship, or just feel that you aren't living the life you were meant to lead. Whatever your needs may be, I am here to offer support.

Therapy is a process of growth and self-discovery, and in my sessions I promote behavioral transformation by encouraging a positive outlook and the adoption of new attitudes and reprogramming your stress response. I have the tools and professional experience to help you get back on track.

Your well-being is my ultimate concern. Whether you’re an individual, a couple or a family looking for help - my therapy sessions are designed to strengthen your confidence, and assist you in the healing process. I am an LGBTQIA+ affirming therapist. My space is a safe place for all who enter.


Specialties

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

Caregiver stress & support - Coping with anxiety, stress, fatigue, and burnout related to caring for a loved one; balancing the needs of others with one's own needs and health

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

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

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

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Kristina Scaglione is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $225 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $175 - $225
  • Initial session: $250 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $275 (55min)
  • Family sessions: $300 (55min)

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
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • PayPal
  • 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

Couples and family rates are different than individual fee above. Please inquire for either.


Location(s)

Online Sessions (Connecticut)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 11am-7pm
  • Wed 10am-8pm
  • Thu 11am-7pm
  • Fri 10am-5pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 11am-7pm
  • Wed 10am-8pm
  • Thu 11am-7pm
  • Fri 11am-7pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Port Jefferson practice
646 Main St., Suite: 102, Port Jefferson, New York 11777
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 11am-7pm
  • Wed 10am-7pm
  • Thu 11am-7pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 11am-7pm
  • Wed 11am-7pm
  • Thu 11am-7pm
  • Fri 11am-7pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 1:00pm- 7:00pm
  • Wed 1:00pm- 7:00pm
  • Thu 1:00pm- 7:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 9 years

K. Scaglione Therapy, Owner, 2015 - Present
Positive Energy Counseling Center & Institute, Clinical Supervisor and Therapist, 2016 - 2023
Clinical Care Associates, Licensed Master of Social Work, 2012 - 2015

Stony Brook University, Masters of Social Welfare, 2015
Northeastern University, B.A. Science , 2007


Licensure

Connecticut: 12789

New York: 088479

Florida: SW21274

Massachusetts: 127422


Languages

English