Male Psychologists near Albany County, New York

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Finding a male therapist is often an important factor for people seeking therapy – for their comfort, interest, and progress in therapy. Some men may find it easier to open up to someone who shares their background and experiences as a man.

Health insurance plans often pay for out-of-network sessions

Many health insurance plans reimburse 50-80% of session fees with out-of-network therapists. Learn if your health insurance plan qualifies.

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Olivier Letang

Therapist
Anxiety - Cultural adjustment - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Personality disorders - Dating
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$0-$235 Check Cost Estimate

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Matthew Mandelbaum

Therapist
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) - Anxiety - Depression - Career counseling - Young professionals' mental health - Artists’ mental health
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$0-$385 Check Cost Estimate

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Matt Zimmerman

Therapist
Existential crisis & challenges - Life transitions - Anxiety - Depression - Body image
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$0-$220 Check Cost Estimate

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Chet Lesniak

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Life transitions - Stress management - Trauma

Accepting new clients online

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Stephen Shainbart

Therapist
Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Men's issues - Trauma

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Scott Kellogg

Therapist
36 West 25th Street
Chairwork psychotherapy - Fear and courage - Existential challenges - Trauma - Substance use - Depression
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Chuck Schaeffer

Therapist
25 Central Park West
Sleep disorder - Perinatal mental health - Men's health - Couples counseling - Life transitions - Anxiety
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Henry Zhu

Therapist
Asian Identity and Mental Health - Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Relationship issues - Men's Mental Health
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Arthur Pomponio

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma
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Accepting new clients online

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Nirav Soni

Therapist
Adolescent mental health - Depression - Anxiety - Relationships - Parenting
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Nicholas Samstag

Therapist
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Life transitions - Relationship issues
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Accepting new clients online

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Ira Bindman

Therapist
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Relationships - Individual psychotherapy - Trauma
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Accepting new clients online

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Gerry Fontan

Therapist
1201 Broadway
Anxiety - Depression - Career concerns - Substance use - Relationships - Existential challenges / crises
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Arthur Heiserman

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - Couples counseling - Self-esteem - Trauma
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Accepting new clients online

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Matthew Scult

Therapist
Men's issues - Work stress - Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Insomnia & sleep issues
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Accepting new clients online

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Peter Fraenkel

Therapist
19 West 34th Street
Relationships - Couples counseling - Family issues - Anxiety - Depression - Stress management
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Accepting new clients online

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Timothy Carreiro

Therapist
LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics - Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - College & graduate student mental health - Cultural adjustment
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Joe Atanasio

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Loss and grief - Trauma - Life transitions - Work stress and work place issues
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Accepting new clients online

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U ARE HEARD

Group practice
Self-care - Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Depression - College & graduate student mental health - Self-esteem
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Andrew Kuhn

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - Couples counseling - Life transitions - Stress management
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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James Maurino

Therapist
Anxiety - Chronic illness - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Abandonment issues
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Accepting new clients online

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Wayne A. Ayers

Therapist
Addiction - Depression - Couples counseling - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Joshua Hooberman

Therapist
49 West 12th Street
Depression - Anxiety - Trauma - Relationships - College mental health - Life transitions
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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David Tzall

Therapist
Couples counseling - Substance abuse - Trauma - Mood disorders - Emotion regulation - Relationship issues
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Accepting new clients online

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Andrew Lima

Therapist
ADHD - Anxiety - Chronic pain - Depression - Stress management - Chronic illness

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Alexander Kriss

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Borderline personality disorder - Addiction - Trauma - Existential crisis
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Frank Wang

Therapist
Spirituality & religion - Existential crisis & challenges - Life coaching - Life transitions - Couples counseling - Race & cultural identity
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Bradley Thomas

Therapist
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Self-esteem - Weight loss & management - Racism, oppression, and discrimination

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Jeremy Novich

Therapist
519 8th Avenue
Substance abuse - Anxiety - Depression - ADHD - Relationships - LGBTQIA topics
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Accepting new clients in-person & online

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Scott Sasso

Therapist
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Relationship issues - Veterans' issues - Climate anxiety
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FAQs about how to find a psychologist in Albany County, New York

How do I find a psychologist in Albany County, New York?

Find a psychologist near you in Albany County, New York on Zencare. Narrow your search by using filters like insurance, therapy budget specialty, and provider identity. Mental health professionals on Zencare are vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. Explore each potential psychologist profile to learn more about their specialties, and watch an introductory video to get a sense of their personality. Book a free initial call to find the right psychologist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Albany County, New York?

Yes, most Albany County, New York health insurance carriers provide mental health benefits that cover therapy. However, the exact amount of coverage will vary based on the plan details and whether the selected provider is in-network or out-of-network with your insurance. If the psychologist is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the psychologist is out-of-network with your insurance, you may still be able to receive reimbursement after paying the fee at the time of therapy session. If you have a PPO or POS insurance plan, you can likely receive some reimbursement when you see a psychologist out-of-network in Albany County, New York. If you have an HMO, EPO, or Medicaid/Medicare plan, you likely cannot receive reimbursement, and would be responsible for the full out-of-network session fee. Note that services designed to treat topics which are not diagnosed mental health conditions, such as couples counseling and life coaching, are not typically covered by health insurance. The potential mental health provider must also be a licensed therapist in your state for the insurance company to cover services.

How do I find an affordable psychologist in Albany County, New York?

Many psychologists offer a sliding scale, or a range of session fees based on financial need to clients who would not otherwise be able to afford typical therapy rates in Albany County, New York. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network psychologist, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a psychologist in Albany County, New York?

Start your search for an appointment with a psychologist in Albany County, New York on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in Albany County, New York require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective psychologist will ask about your goals for treatment, and make sure that their skills, specialized training, and scope of private practice are a match for your mental health issues. At the same time, you should assess if you feel comfortable talking with the psychologist, as studies show that the most important determinant of successful therapy is the relationship between therapist and client. After an initial call, you’ll typically be given the option to book an appointment with the psychologist, or continue your search if it’s not a good fit. At the initial session, you’ll likely discuss the therapeutic process and determine goals for your personal growth. Common therapy goals include learning effective coping strategies to deal with negative feelings, increasing self-awareness, and gaining a deeper understanding and insight into relationship patterns.

How can I find a psychologist in Albany County, New York who sees clients after hours?

Find a psychologist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many psychologists in Albany County, New York offer appointments outside of traditional business hours. Simply filter by Office Hours under More Filters to choose the time of day that works best for you, whether that be early morning before work, in the evenings, or even over the weekend. After hours sessions are a good option for busy individuals, couples, and families dealing with hectic schedules and who need a flexible option for their mental health care.

How do I find a psychologist in Albany County, New York who offers in-person sessions?

Find a psychologist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many psychologists in Albany County, New York have resumed offering in-person sessions; you can filter by “In-Person” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for in-office sessions. You can also search by map to find providers in Albany County, New York near you. While some clients prefer in-person sessions because they offer a safe, neutral ground for the session to take place, for the widest range of psychologist options, consider expanding your search to also include providers licensed in your state who offer telehealth, or therapy sessions via remote video call.

How do I find a psychologist in Albany County, New York who offers online sessions?

Find a psychologist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most psychologists in Albany County, New York continue to offer appointments online; you can filter by “Online” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for teletherapy sessions. In order to see a psychologist, they must be licensed to provide online sessions to clients living in your state. Online therapy is different from text therapy, or asynchronous therapy; online therapy offers the same consistent relationship with a local Albany County, New York psychologist that an in-person session would, with sessions taking place via phone or a video sessions through a secure teletherapy platform. Online therapy sessions are a convenient way to find a psychologist near Albany County, New York without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Albany County, New York?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Albany County, New York on Zencare. Many psychologists are quality-vetted for excellence in clinical care. When you’re struggling with your mental health, it might be time to seek professional support in the form of counseling services, couples therapy, or psychiatric medication management. There are a wide range of private practice psychologists to choose from in Albany County, New York; consider narrowing your search by criteria like insurance carrier, therapy budget, specialty, or provider identity to find a great fit!

How can I start therapy in Albany County, New York?

Start your search for a great psychologist in Albany County, New York on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of Albany County, New York or if you are open to online sessions with a local provider. Also consider how much your therapy budget is, and when you are available for therapy. Then, make a list of priorities for your ideal psychologist: do they match your identity, or have expertise in a specific area like anxiety or depression? There is no one reason to start therapy; many individuals in Albany County, New York go see a therapist when they need help to move forward through a difficult time, cope with symptoms of a mental illness such as a mood disorder, navigate life transitions, process relationship difficulties or improve their behavioral health. Use your priorities to filter on Zencare by insurance, speciality, and availability. Look through a few provider profiles to find the psychologist you might click with, watch their introductory videos, and book a free call to find a great personal fit!

What kinds of mental health providers are available in Albany County, New York?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in Albany County, New York, including psychologists, clinical social workers, and mental health counselors. As long as the provider is licensed in your state, the factor that matters most to therapy outcomes is the therapeutic alliance, or the relationship you build with your therapist. Common types of therapy provided in Albany County, New York include cognitive therapies, like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and insight-oriented therapies like psychodynamic therapy. Other providers offer a blend of techniques for a more interpersonal, holistic approach. Some mental health therapists in Albany County, New York also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most Albany County, New York providers are qualified to treat general challenges, like depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship difficulties, and low self-esteem, for concerns such as substance abuse, personality disorders, and eating disorders, consider seeking expert care. Together with your psychologist, you’ll build a treatment plan that addresses your reasons for seeking therapy and monitor progress toward your wellness goals and overall well being.

How does paying for therapy work in Albany County, New York?

There are several options for paying for therapy in Albany County, New York. For many people, the most affordable way to seek mental health services is to look for a provider who is in-network with your insurance. Due to high demand and low availability, in-network providers often have long waitlists; to widen your options and start therapy sooner, you might also consider looking for an out-of-network provider. When you see an out-of-network psychologist in Albany County, New York, you can ask for a sliding scale if you are unable to afford their typical session fees, or seek reimbursement from your insurance company if you have a PPO or POS plan. For clients who have an insurance plan with a high deductible and low medical costs, therapy costs are often comparable when you see a psychologist in- or out-of-network. While paying for therapy can be a substantial investment, it’s also a great way to improve relationships, boost self-esteem, address symptoms of mental illness, and ultimately live a happier, more self-directed life.