Last updated: 8/2/2013

Kristen Spada, LCSW (845) 214-8477
Last Updated: 8/2/2013
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Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:

Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Couple or Marital Issues Depression Dual Diagnosis Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Stress Women's Issues
Also serving:
Aging Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attachment Disorders Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Domestic Violence Eating Disorders Gender Identity Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD Traumatic Brain Injury
Office and Contact Information
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243 Main Street, Suite 230
New Paltz, NY 12561  

(845) 214-8477

Contact: Kristen Spada

Office Hours:
MonBy appointment
TueBy appointment
WedBy appointment
ThuBy appointment
FriBy appointment
SatBy appointment
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 3 Hours

Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Home Visits
Telephone Counseling
Weekend Office Hours


Years of Experience: 19

NY - LCSW [079616-1]

Credentials and Certifications:

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $90
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $105

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

AETNA (HMO) BlueCross BlueShield of Utica-Watertown (Blue Preferred/BluePPO/BassettPlus)
AETNA (Open Choice) CIGNA HealthCare
Aetna Behavioral Health Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Deluxe Network)
AETNA Health Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Empire HealthChoice HMO)
Beacon Health Plans Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Hudson Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western NY (Community Blue - HMO of HealthNow) MAGNACARE
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western NY (Medicare PPO) Military OneSource
Blue Shield of Northeastern NY (Medicare PPO) MultiPlan
BlueCross and BlueShield of Central NY (BluePreferred/BluePPO) TRICARE
BlueCross BlueShield of Rochester Area (PPO)

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)

Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Children of Divorce College Students Step Families
Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Biracial Brain/Head Injured Cancer Patients Caregivers Chronic Illness Diabetes Disabled Gifted Grandparents Interracial Families/Couples Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Obese or Overweight Suicidal Transgender
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Advocacy Evaluation/Diagnostic Expressive Therapy Holistic Humanistic Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Long-Term Mindfulness Based Approaches Psychodynamic
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Behavioral Body Centered Psychotherapy Cognitive/Behavioral Contemplative Crisis Intervention Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Existential Psychotherapy Focusing Information and Referral Meditation/Relaxation Parent Guidance Psycho-Educational Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Relational Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Social Support Systemic
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Peer Support
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Christian Hindu Jewish Muslim
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Asian Hispanic Indian Irish Italian
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)