Confidential Counseling

Take advantage of the Specialized
Knowledge & Expertise of our BCS Counselors

Empowering Women, Families & Communities

Work one-on-one with our fully trained & experienced team of therapists,
start meaningful change today.

Individual, Personalized Therapy for you

Our staff of Social Workers and Psychiatrists are trained professionals
experienced in working with a diverse array of emotional issues

APPOINTMENTS:  (718) 232 8600

Better Counseling & Mental Healthcare in Brooklyn + Staten Island, NY.

Individual, couples and family psychotherapy, group therapy, comprehensive mental health services. BCS Group offers high quality, best practice behavioral health services delivered in a welcoming environment, for community members facing emotional stresses and people with serious mental illness.

Insurance accepted.

  • BCS LOCATIONS

    Find a location near you in Brooklyn & Staten Island.
    Bay Ridge, Brooklyn Heights, Dyker Heights, Staten Island & Cypress Hills

Mental Healthcare Services include:

Some people seek psychotherapy because they have felt depressed, anxious or angry for a long time or may want help for a chronic illness that is interfering with their emotional or physical well-being. Others may have short-term problems they need help navigating, such as a divorce, facing an empty nest, feeling overwhelmed by a new job or grieving a family member’s death.

Symptoms can include changes in mood, personality, personal habits and social withdrawal. Mental illnesses have no boundaries, it can affect people of any age, race, religion or income.

Counseling can help you take control of your life, your self-esteem and your confidence. Counseling will give you the tools to respond to challenging situations with healthy coping skills.

Contact BCS Group now to begin the journey to emotional well-being.

Bay Ridge
9201 Fourth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209
Brooklyn Heights
14th Floor, suite 1416, 26 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11242
Staten Island
2205 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10306
Dyker Heights
7701 13th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11228

Online Counseling: (e-Counseling)

email. appointments@bcsnygroup.com

Anxiety

Depression

Low self-esteem

Stress reduction and management

Individual psychotherapy

Couples counseling

Controlling rage and anger

Panic attacks

Eating disorders and body imaging

Family therapy

Adolescents psychotherapy

Relationship issues

Grief and loss

Support during life transitions

Sexual trauma

Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Postpartum depression

Midlife crisis

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Counseling – or psychotherapy – is a professional relationship that focuses on personal problems. The counseling relationship differs from both social friendships and patient-doctor contacts. Unlike friends, counselors are able to be objective; they are not involved in your daily lives. Unlike most doctors, counselors don’t give specific advice or tell you what to do. Instead, they serve as skilled listeners who help you to clarify issues, discover your true wishes and feelings, and deal effectively with problems.

R E C E N T • A R T I C L E S

    • 30 APR 18
    A woman’s mental health

    A woman’s mental health

    Article by: Dr Nicoletta Pallotta MD, LCSW-R One in five Americans struggle with a mental illness, but the rate is much higher in women. Trauma is a common cause, with half of all women experiencing some form of trauma during their lives. Various social factors also put women at risk for poor mental health, howeverRead more →
    • 25 APR 18
    Women Empowerment through Psychotherapy

    Women Empowerment through Psychotherapy

    So much has changed — thankfully — since Sigmund Freud’s early exploration of the psycho-analytical process or psychotherapy. While his noteworthy discoveries influence so many of our modern-day practices, some believe his views slant more favorably for men than they do for women. As we move forward, our theories evolve; with every coming year, female

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    • 23 APR 18
    Why talk therapy works

    Why talk therapy works

    A Case Study: Cathy. (names have been changed) When a young woman named Cathy scheduled an appointment at my office for an initial consultation, I prepared for her arrival in the same way that I do for all of my new patients. The introductory session consists primarily of fact finding, detail collecting, intake questions andRead more →
    • 18 APR 18
    Recognizing an Emotional Crisis

    Recognizing an Emotional Crisis

    Article by Dr Nicoletta Pallotta.  MD, LCSW-R Do you ever find yourself muttering, “I think I’m going to lose it” when confronted with overwhelming situations? Do you ever notice your peers or colleagues vent about “having a breakdown,” “being a mess,” or throwing around the phrase, “I’m literally gonna die”? While these thoughts and tropes tendRead more →
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