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Kristina Scaglione(She/Her/Hers)

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Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW
New YorkConnecticutFloridaMassachusetts
Anxiety -Caregiver stress & support- Depression- LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics- Loss, grief, and bereavement- Stress management-

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Professional statement

Struggling with trauma, grief, addiction, anxiety, or navigating major life changes? At times, we all need support from a certified professional to navigate life's challenges. Kristina Scaglione, LCSW-R, a licensed Clinical Social Worker based in Suffolk County, New York, dedicated to guiding you on your journey toward healing and self-discovery.

Since establishing her practice in 2015, Kristina has been offering a diverse range of psychological services to clients across both the North and South shores of Long Island. Situated in Port Jefferson Village, she is also the Co-Owner and developer of Limitless Counseling Group. Kristina extends her services through Telehealth sessions for those who prefer virtual sessions or reside outside of New York state (*Licensed in CT, FL & MA).

Kristina offers specialized care for individuals, adults, older adolescents/young adults, LGBTQIA+ couples, families, and LGBTQIA+ adolescents & adult clients. Kristina's commitment to professional development is evident through her pursuit of continuing education in various crucial areas. She has acquired expertise in addressing challenges prevalent in the aging population, including hoarding disorders, living with addictions and communicable diseases, and the unique needs of the aging LGBTQIA+ community. Additionally, her training encompasses transitional housing for the severely/persistently mentally ill population and managing compulsive behaviors.

Certified in DBT, EFT, Compassion Fatigue, and Advanced Holistic Counseling, Kristina employs a progressive counseling model that integrates the most effective tools from psychotherapy, life coaching, energy healing, science, and spirituality. Furthermore, she has received training in Mindfulness-Based Techniques, CBT, Treating Pure O of OCD, Imago Technique for treating PTSD/CPTSD, and Grief Counseling, among other modalities.

Kristina's therapeutic approach empowers you to take an active role in the healing process, guiding you to make choices aligned with your therapeutic goals. As an LGBTQIA+ affirming therapist, she creates a safe and non-judgmental space for clients to explore their beliefs and experiences.


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.


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 10 years

K. Scaglione Therapy, Owner
Positive Energy Counseling Center & Institute, Clinical Supervisor and Therapist
Clinical Care Associates, Licensed Master of Social Work
Limitless Counseling, Owner

Positive Energy Counseling Institute , Advanced Holistic Counseling Certification, 2016
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

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)

Locations & Hours

Couples and Family Counseling currently have waitlist.


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:$275 (60min)
  • Couples sessions:$300 (60min)
  • Family sessions:$325 (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
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.