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Michael

Michael Owczarczak, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

State: New York
Currently accepting new patients.

Education

Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling, Canisius College

In-network Insurance

Self-Pay, UMR, United Behavioral Health, Oxford, Oscar, Optum VACCN, Optum, Cigna, Humana

Appointments

About Michael

Michael (Mike) Owczarczak is a licensed mental health counselor providing empathetic and personalized care to individuals aged 18 to 65.

Patients seeking support from Mike can expect a non-judgmental and compassionate approach, focusing on active listening to foster a therapeutic alliance conducive to achieving their unique goals. He cultivates a collaborative and safe environment, emphasizing the importance of individualized treatment planning to meet each patient's specific needs. You can expect a consistent and straightforward approach from Mike. He wants clients to feel like they have an understanding and knowledge of their treatment so there are no uncertainties or doubts about expectations.

Choosing Mike as a counselor means opting for an experienced professional who has been a licensed mental health counselor in New York State since 2018. He is committed to offering counseling without judgment, ensuring patients feel heard and understood to tailoring treatment plans according to their objectives.

Mike specializes in addressing diagnoses centered around depression, anxiety, and chemical dependency, employing treatment modalities such as solution-focused therapy, patient-centered therapy, and motivational interviewing. He also treats those experiencing ADHD, anxiety, maladaptive coping skills, depression, life transitions, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), relationship issues, school issues, self-esteem issues, sleep issues including insomnia, stress, dual diagnosis, infidelity, men’s issues, trauma, PTSD, impulse disorders, and mood disorders. He utilizes these evidence-based approaches to foster a collaborative therapeutic relationship, focusing on positive psychology principles to construct solutions rather than merely addressing problems.

In his leisure time, Mike enjoys quality moments with his family and beloved dogs. His hobbies include indulging in sporting events, culinary endeavors through cooking, and embracing outdoor activities to unwind outside of his professional commitments.

Angeli Pemberton, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

State: New York

Curently accepting new patients.
Education
Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling, Iona College Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Iona College
In-network Insurance
Aetna, Cigna, Cigna EAP, Humana, Tricare (referral required) & Optum (Oscar, Oxford, UnitedHealthcare, VACCN & UMR)
Appointments
For new and existing patients, schedule a video appointment with Angeli by calling the office at 877.923.3643.
About Angeli

Angeli Pemberton is a licensed mental health coun-selor. Angeli’s approach is warm, compassionate, andpatient-centered. This DBT-informed therapist helpspatients become more empowered by teachingthem skills to manage their emotions and increasemindfulness. Angeli works especially well with indi-viduals who may not have felt safe, loved, or validatedin their relationships in the past. Her background intreating patients provides her with a unique frame-work that helps her guide individuals in exploringtheir issues’ root causes.

Angeli treats patients ages 18-55. She specializes intreating depression, anxiety, self-esteem challenges,relationship issues, and stress related to life transi-tions (career changes, parenting challenges, divorce,etc.). Angeli uses a psychodynamic approach to helppatients explore their past and gain self-awarenesswhen needed. She also uses solution-focused,strengths-based, and cognitive-behavioral therapyapproaches to alleviate symptoms. In her spare time,Angeli loves to write and play music. She grew up inTrinidad and Tobago.