Carmen Ceballos is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in Farmingdale, NY. Carmen works with adults, ages 18 - 65, in individual psychotherapy sessions and is committed to helping people struggling with Depression, Anxiety and Stress find ways of overcoming these struggles and live happier and more fulfilling lives.
Carmen offers an individualized approach to overcoming the struggles of each person she sees.She takes the time to learn about each person's specific needs and works in collaboration with her client's to work on the issues that they deem important and meaningful in their lives.
Carmen considers the therapeutic relationship to be one of the most important contributing factors to success in therapy and takes the time to get to know each person with a special focus on helping each and every person feel comfortable with the goal of building a trusting relationship.
Carmen considers learning and training as lifelong endeavors that she takes very seriously. She takes pride in providing her clients with the best services possible, which are both current and relevant to the people she sees and their needs. In order to do so, Carmen makes sure to attend workshops, trainings and conferences related to the treatment of Depression, Anxiety and Stress. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and various Mindfulness and Relaxation Techniques. Carmen is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional and a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional.
Carmen also has a special interest in and commitment to working with First Responders and Caregivers of People with Special Needs. Carmen finds that often First Responders and Special Needs Caregivers feel alone in their struggles and find that others have difficulty understanding their particular needs. These are people who often put the needs of others before their own and may find it difficult to be the one who is being helped. But the truth is, everyone needs help and Carmen wants to provide a safe, judgement free and comfortable space where putting yourself first is not only ok but a priority. Carmen looks forward to meeting you and working with you in her Farmingdale, NY office.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Stress - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Caregiver stress - Coping with anxiety, stress, fatigue, and burnout related to caring for a loved one; balancing the needs of others with one's own needs and health
Mindfulness - Developing practices to encourage a state of active, open attention on the present
First responders - Support navigating work-related expectations and stress; addressing issues of burnout, hierarchical pressures, and vicarious trauma
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Live Well Psychotherapy, LCSW, PLLC, 2019 - Present
Psychological Wellness of NY, PC, 2015 - 2019
South Nassau Communities Hospital, Partial Hospitalization Program, 2009 - 2015
Puerto Rican Family Institute, 2005 - 2009
AIDS Center of Queens County, 2004 - 2005
Hunter College School of Social Work, MSW, 2004
St. Francis College, BA in Psychology, 2002
Carmen was helpful and very informative in regards to the next steps."