Online Counseling

Convenience:  You decide where your therapy session will be.
Privacy:  The App is completely secure and your privacy is 100% protected.
Insurance:  Most insurances accepted including Medicare + Medicaid.

WHY ONLINE COUNSELING?

Convenient, private online counseling

Talk with a licensed, professional therapist from wherever you are! No travel no hassle, which means there’s no problem fitting an appointment into your day – whenever it is convenient for you.

We want you to have the best experience with your therapist, if its not a good fit – change Counselor anytime. Major studies have also found that online counseling is just as effective as in-person counseling.

Insurance: Most insurances cover Online Counseling, we can check with your provider and go from there.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Fill in the form below and one of our client managers will contact you shortly.

No Pressure.

No Commitment.

No Hassle.

Connecting you with the perfect Counselor for your specific needs, is our number one priority!

Simply fill in the form and we’ll do the rest!
• We will email you to find the most convenient time to connect
• We will send you an email with a link to download vSee with login details
• Your appointment is completely private and confidential

COUNSELORS

Sharon Kourt, LCSW-R, ACSW, MSW

As a licensed social worker, I am engaged in multi-faceted approaches to psycho-therapy. I specialize in using Motivational Interviewing techniques to assist clients in determining goals which meet client needs, resulting in the ability to make lasting life changes towards optimum functioning.

The areas in which I provide treatment are: health and wellness, mental health depression, Bipolar Disorder- work on mood regulation in congruence with medication management where necessary.

Family Discord-including couples counseling, pre-post divorce counseling, victims of sexual abuse /trauma, women’s issues, chronic pain management, family issues, and palliative care- end of life issues for patient and family.

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Area of Expertise:

• Health and wellness
• Depression
• Bipolar disorder
• Mood regulation

Annalene G. Antonio, LMSW, LSW

Experience working with children, families, individuals and Veterans expressing symptoms of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Depression, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Anxiety Disorders. Fully trained on Co-Occurring Disorders and Mindfulness and Contemplative Social Work Therapy. Current modality of practice is Motivational Interviewing, with potential to utilize a combination of best-practice modalities.

Current approach to working with individuals is behavioral. All expressions of symptoms are a result of environmental and internal factors. The journey involves enhancing one’s awareness; self-exploration; and implementing tools that can better enhance the achievement of one’s mental health goals.

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Area of Expertise:

• Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
• Depression
• Autism Spectrum Disorders
• Op-positional Defiant Disorder
• Anxiety Disorders

Jamie Kreiter, LCSW

I am a licensed clinical therapist. I offer therapy services to individuals and couples, specializing in women’s mental health. As a therapist, I provide a safe, warm and validating environment, which allows my clients to overcome personal struggles and achieve greater fulfillment.

I have a wide range of experience treating depression, anxiety, trauma, reproductive health, transitioning to parenthood, and postpartum depression and anxiety. I utilize various treatment models that help to challenge negative thinking patterns, improve coping skills and promote mindfulness strategies. I have extensive training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders. I have my graduate degree in social work from the University of Chicago and my undergraduate degree in social work and women’s studies from the University of Wisconsin.

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Area of Expertise:

Mood, Depression and Anxiety
• Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
• Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders
• Women’s Reproductive and Mental Health
• Infertility, Loss and Bereavement

Laura Kish, LMSW

I am committed to providing an empathetic, comfortable, supportive space where you can feel unburdened and understood. My aim is to assist you in enhancing your awareness and insight, become more confident of your existing strengths, and to develop healthy coping habits.

I specialize in treatment of Anxiety and Depressive Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, grief, weight management, feelings of hopelessness, aimlessness, and un-fulfillment, difficulties with self-esteem, self-compassion and self-sabotaging behaviors, transitional life changes, aging, care-takers stress, as well as interpersonal and relationship issues.

My approach is tailored to each individual and utilizes a variety of Cognitive Behavioral Therapies, motivational interviewing, mindfulness, and psychodynamic therapy, to create collaborative goals and reduce negative thoughts and maladaptive behaviors. I completed my Masters of Social Work at Columbia University and my undergraduate degree in Psychology at Hunter College.

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Area of Expertise:

• Anxiety and depressive disorders
• Post-traumatic stress disorder
• Grief
• Weight management
• Feelings of hopelessness, aimlessness, and un-fulfillment,
• Self-esteem
• Transitional life changes

 

DOWNLOADS

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Getting Started

Once you have registered with BCS Online Counseling, your Counselor will email you with a link to download vSee, or you can follow the directions below.

Please click here to download VSee, it should start downloading within seconds. then follow the instructions below:

STEP 1.

Click on the vsee.dmg file that was downloaded.

STEP 2.

Drag the VSee icon into the Applications folder.

STEP 3.

Double click on the VSee icon in Applications to launch VSee.

STEP 4.

Log in and start connecting with your Counselor.