Thomas McCoy, Therapist in Massapequa, New York — Zencare
Thomas  McCoy
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Thomas McCoy

He/Him/His

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Masters in Divinity, MDiv
New York Accepting Online
Long Island Accepting In-person
Updated August 13, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Life changes and transitions
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Trauma
  • Spiritual counseling

Professional statement

Thomas McCoy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in anxiety, depression, existential and midlife crises, sense of self and identity, life transitions, and processing trauma.

Clients may visit Thomas when they find themselves questioning their sense of direction and purpose. Others may feel generally unsettled with their present situation, and worry about making progress towards where they want their life to head. Thomas takes an eclectic approach in sessions, combining his training in insight-oriented psychoanalysis with mindfulness and hypnosis.

As a solution-focused therapist, Thomas enjoys helping clients pinpoint patterns and actions that are working in their lives, and how those innate strengths can continue to propel them forward. He strives to create a safe place for every client who walks in his door, and looks forward to working with you.


Message to clients

Peace and welcome.


Specialties

Life changes and 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

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

Grief - 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

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

Spiritual counseling - Exploring beliefs and practices related to meaning, existence, and spiritual health and healing; enjoying a deeper felt connection with the spiritual dimension of one's life




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)

Insurance

Thomas McCoy is accepting clients paying listed fees or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:

  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Brighton Health Plans / Magnacare
  • Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna)
  • FIT Student Health Insurance (Aetna)
  • First Health
  • Magellan Health
  • Medicare
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)
  • United Healthcare

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


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $80 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $60 - $80
  • Initial session: $125 (60min)

Additional session information

Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly

Location(s)

Long Island practice
627 Broadway, Suite 205, Massapequa, New York 11758
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
  • Tue 12:30PM-5PM
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 11:45 AM, 1:30PM-5PM
  • Fri 4:15PM
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

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 1 PM-4:00 PM
  • Tue 12:30 PM-5PM, 6:30 PM
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu @:30 PM 1:30PM-5PM
  • Fri 5:00 PM
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 35 years

Private Practice, 2000 - Present
Queens Centers for Progress, 2000 - 2021

One Spirit Inyerspiritual Counseling Program, Certificate in Spiritual Counseling and Direction, 2020
Metropolitan Institute for Psychotherapy, Certificate in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 2001
Yeshiva University, Wurzweilwer School of Social Work, MSW, 1987
Seminary of the Immaculate Conception, M.Div., 1981
Cathedral College of the Immaculate Conception, BA, 1974


Licensure

New York: R037069


Languages

English


Client testimonials

"Thomas seemed very patient and showed concern that he wanted to help me. He explained what we can work on and made me feel that in time it will get better."
- Zencare client • January 2021
"Tom was great. He was to-the-point but friendly and clearly listened to me."
- Zencare client • December 2020
"I felt listened to."
- Zencare client • October 2020
"On our initial call, he seemed competent and empathetic. I got a good feeling."
- Zencare client • October 2020
"Thomas called on time and listened well."
- Zencare client • July 2020