Last updated: 2/2/2020

Linda Longo-Lockspeiser, LCSW (516) 467-7889
Last Updated: 2/2/2020
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Family Therapist, Clinical Supervisor, Constellation Workshop Leader
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Years of Experience: 35

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:


NY - LCSW-R [R 028519]

Credentials and Certifications:

Office and Contact Information
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15 Fletcher Av.
2nd floor
Valley Stream, NY 11580  

(516) 467-7889

Contact: Linda Lockspeiser

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: 2 Days

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Home Visits
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Skype, etc.)

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Aging Anxiety/Panic Disorders Couple or Marital Issues Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Psychosomatic Spiritual Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Also serving:
Addictions/Substance Anger Management Attachment Disorders Behavioral Problems Body Dysmorphic Disorder Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Depression Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Education/Personal Development Elder Abuse Immigration/Newcomer Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Women's Health
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Feminist Holistic Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Psycho-Educational Systemic
Other theoretical approaches:
Body Work (Massage, Touch Therapy) Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Dream Work or Analysis Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Gestalt Internal Family Systems (IFS) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Long-Term Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Narrative Therapy Parent Guidance Pastoral Therapy Play Therapy Prevention Psychodynamic Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Somatic Experiencing Thought Field Therapy (TFT) Transpersonal Psychology
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Individual Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Group Online Therapy
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Adolescents (13-17) Children (6-12)
Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Biracial Caregivers College Students Interracial Families/Couples
Adopted Children of Divorce Chronic Illness Corrections Officers Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Offenders/Perpetrators Step Families Suicidal
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Hindu Jewish LDS/Mormon Muslim Pagan
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Caribbean Haitian Hispanic
Arabic Asian Indian Irish Italian Portuguese Russian
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $120
Couples: $125
Group: $45
Family: $125

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

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

AETNA (PPO) Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Aetna Behavioral Health Group Health Incorporated
AETNA Health Meritain Health
Blue Shield of Northeastern NY (Medicare PPO) SEIU 1199 National Benefit Fund
Child Health Plus - Healthfirst Total Care
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Deluxe Network) United Healthcare
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield (Empire HealthChoice HMO) United HealthCare (Medicare PPO)

Often life problems originate in unprocessed grief or trauma from our experience or our family system. This group helps us see the source and and the way to heal.
Group Focus: General Issues
Education/Personal Development
Group Status:
Group Type:
Member Age: Adults (26-59)
Seniors (60 +)
Member Gender:
Relation to Focus:
Location: 15 FLETCHER AVE
Valley Stream, NY 11580
Phone: (516) 467-7889
Meeting Time: From 6:00PM to 9:00PM
Meeting Frequency: On the first Monday of the month