Online Counseling

Convenience:  You decide where your therapy session will be (from the comfort of your own home)
Secure:  The App is completely secure and your privacy is 100% protected
Insurance:  Most insurances accepted including Medicare + Medicaid

1. Download the App

Simply download the App to your mobile device or computer, for a completely Confidential and Secure environment.

2. Create a Username

Login and Create a username. A booking manager will contact you to get your insurance details and to schedule your appointment.

3. Start your Counseling Session

You counselor will email you a welcome link and you can start your Live Video Chat Counseling Session.

Enjoy a FREE 15 minute, private chat to discover if Online Counseling is for you.

Anytime, Anywhere

Chat with your Counselor from wherever you are. No travel no hassle. From the Privacy of your own home.

Change Counselor anytime

We want you to have the best experience with your therapist, if its not a good fit – change Counselor anytime.

Insurance or Self-Pay

Most insurances cover Online Counseling, we can check with your provider and go from there. We also have self-pay options.

It has never been easier to connect with your Counselor, by Live-Chat or by Phone.

No Pressure.

No Commitment.

No Hassle.

Enjoy a 15 minute, relaxed chat with your preferred Online Counselor (Counselor Bio’s listed below). On your computer, tablet or smartphone, either live video or text message.

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

vSee MAC

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vSee iPhone

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vSee iPad

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vSee Android

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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.