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Last updated: 5/3/2018

Kalli Kontos, LCSW-R, CASAC, BCD (631) 592-2179
Last Updated: 5/3/2018
Degrees:
MSW

Years of Experience: 21

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English
Greek

Credentials and Certifications:
Board Certified Diplomate (BCD)
Certified Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselor (CADAC)
Certified Anger Management Specialist 1 (CAMS1)
Certified Social Worker (CSW)
Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC)
Dept. of Transportation Substance Abuse Professional (DOT-SAP)
Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), Certified in
Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), Level II Clinician
Social Worker, Licensed Clinical (LCSW)

Office and Contact Information
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Kontos Psychotherapy LCSW PC
Lindenhurst, NY 11757  
www.kontos-psychotherapy.com
(631) 592-2179

Contact: Kalli Kontos

Office Hours:
Mon: By appointment
Tue: By appointment
Wed: By appointment
Thu: By appointment
Fri: By appointment
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Day
Weekends: N/A

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Evening Office Hours

Problems Served (focus areas are bold)
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.)
Addictions/Substance
Aging
Anger Management
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Bipolar Disorders
Career/Employment Concerns
Couple or Marital Issues
Depression
Domestic Violence
Education/Personal Development
Family Issues
Grief/Loss
Interpersonal Relationships
Life Transitions
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Pain Management
Parenting Issues
Phobias
Stress
Trauma/PTSD
Women's Issues

Treatment Methods and Approaches (focus areas are bold)
Theoretical Approach:
Behavioral
Coaching
Cognitive/Behavioral
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
EMDR
Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)
Hypnosis
Information and Referral
Internal Family Systems (IFS)
Meditation/Relaxation
Nutrition Counseling
Parent Guidance
Prevention
Psycho-Educational
Psychodynamic
Relational
Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)

Methods Used:
Couple/Marital
Educational or Psycho-Educational
Family Systems
Group
Individual
Peer Support
Supervision/Consultation

Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age Groups:
Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)

Specific Populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
College Students
Military/Veterans

Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious Experience:
Christian Jewish

Professional Associations
Clinical Social Work Association (CSWA)
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
National Anger Management Association (NAMA)
National Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
New York State Society for Clinical Social Work

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

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

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

Insurance:
Aetna Behavioral Health Health Net
AETNA Health, Inc. Magellan Behavioral Health
AETNA Inc. (HMO) MultiPlan
AETNA Inc. (Open Choice) North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Aetna PPO
AETNA Inc. (PPO) North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Empire PPO
APS Healthcare Northwell UHC
Beacon Health OptumHealth Behavioral Solutions
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Oxford Health Plans
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Western NY (Medicare PPO) SEIU 1199 National Benefit Fund
CIGNA HealthCare United Behavioral Health (UBH)
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) United Healthcare
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Empire HealthChoice HMO, Inc.) United HealthCare (Medicare PPO)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO United HealthCare (Options PPO)
Empire Plan UnitedHealthcare
Health Insurance Plan (HIP)