Last updated: 8/11/2009

Debra Mary Dougherty, LCSW (631) 447-2366
Last Updated: 8/11/2009
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Years of Experience: 12

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:


NY - LCSW [RO53683-1]

Credentials and Certifications:
Addiction Studies, Certified in
Addictions Specialist, Certified (CAS)
Alcohol and Drug Treatment, Certified in
Certified Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselor (CADAC)
Certified Social Worker (CSW)
Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC)
Social Work Supervisor

Office and Contact Information
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Patchogue, NY 11772  

(631) 447-2366

Contact: Debra Dougherty

Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Tue: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Wed: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

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

Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Behavioral Problems Couple or Marital Issues Depression Family Issues Grief/Loss Life Transitions Parenting Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Women's Issues
Also serving:
Aging Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Career/Employment Concerns Domestic Violence Education/Personal Development Infertility Interpersonal Relationships Learning Disabilities Men's Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Personality Disorders Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychosomatic Self Abuse Sleep Disorders Trauma/PTSD
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Case Management Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Contemplative Expressive Therapy Information and Referral Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Long-Term Parent Guidance Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Social Support
Other theoretical approaches:
Advocacy Crisis Intervention Education Consultation Ericksonian Focusing Geriatric Consultation Internal Family Systems (IFS) Meditation/Relaxation Occupational Therapy Outreach Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Pastoral Therapy Play Therapy Prevention Psycho-Educational Relational Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Group Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59)
Adolescents (13-17) Children (6-12) Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Caregivers Children of Divorce
Alzheimer's Chronic Illness Disabled Grandparents Step Families Twins
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Multi-cultural experience:
Asian Hispanic
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $130
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: N/A

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: N/A

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:

AETNA (Open Choice) HealthNow (PPO)
Beech Street Corporation (PPO Network) Independent Health Association (Passport Plan PPO)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Island Group Administration (PPO)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western NY (Medicare PPO) Managed Health/Healthfirst (Medicare PPO)
Blue Shield of Northeastern NY (Traditional Blue PPO) MVP Health Plan (PPO)
BlueCross BlueShield of Rochester Area (PPO) SEIU 1199 National Benefit Fund
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) United HealthCare (Medicare PPO)
Devon Health Care PPO United HealthCare (Options PPO)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO Vytra Health Plans (PPO)
Group Health (PPO)