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We found 50 providers with an interest in depression and who accept Medicare near Mineola, NY.

Dr. Michael Frank Kirschner, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
99 Hillside Avenue; Suite Z
Williston Park, NY
 

Dr. Michael Kirschner's specialty is psychology. Clinical interests for Dr. Kirschner include depression, life transitions, and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). He accepts Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. He speaks German. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Carol Gottlieb Noble, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
185 Roslyn Road; Suite 2
Roslyn Heights, NY
 

Dr. Carol Noble's specialty is psychology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Noble include behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. Dr. Noble accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, and more. She is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Social Work, Counseling, Addiction Therapy
8 Barstow Road; Apartment 3 B
Great Neck, NY
 

Ms. Deborah Ross specializes in social work, counseling, and addiction therapy. Ms. Ross's areas of expertise include the following: depression, suicide, and interpersonal psychotherapy. She honors Magellan Health Services, Health Insurance Plan of New York (HIP), and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Psychology
935 Northern Boulevard; Suite 102
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Fugen Neziroglu practices psychology in Great Neck, NY. These areas are among her clinical interests: body dysmorphic disorder, depression, and community health issues. She is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Neziroglu takes Medicare insurance. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment. Dr. Neziroglu is conversant in Spanish.

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Dr. George H Northrup, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
77-10 Hewlett Street
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. George Northrup works as a psychologist in New Hyde Park, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Northrup include behavioral medicine, crisis intervention, and depression. He takes Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. Dr. Northrup welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Sherry Henig, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
142 Mineola Avenue; Suite 2i
Roslyn Heights, NY
 

Dr. Sherry Henig's area of specialization is psychology. Her areas of expertise include behavior therapy, adjustment disorders, and infidelity issues. The average patient rating for Dr. Henig is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Henig is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance.

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Dr. Jonathan M Jackson, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
Adelphi University
Garden City, NY
 

Dr. Jonathan Jackson practices psychology in New York, NY and Garden City, NY. Dr. Jackson's clinical interests include depression, behavior therapy, and education consultation. He accepts the following insurance: Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare. He welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
142 Mineola Avenue 2f
Roslyn Heights, NY
 

Dr. Nina Goldman works as a psychologist in Roslyn Heights, NY. Her areas of expertise include depression, behavior therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Self-Pay/Uninsured, Medicare, and Oxford Health Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Goldman accepts. She welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Psychology
585 Plandome Road; Suite 106
Manhasset, NY
 

Dr. Richard Zweig is a psychologist. His clinical interests include geriatric consultation, depression, and life transitions. He accepts Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. Dr. Zweig's practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Gayle Rockmore Berg, PhD
Specializes in Psychology, Counseling
70 Glen Cove Road; Suite 209
Roslyn Hts, NY
 

Dr. Gayle Berg is a psychologist and counselor in Roslyn Heights, NY. These areas are among her clinical interests: behavioral medicine, depression, and infertility. She accepts the following insurance: ValueOptions, Self-Pay/Uninsured, and Medicare. Dr. Berg is open to new patients.

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Dr. Robert M Cristal, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
37 Shelter Lane
Roslyn Heights, NY
 

Dr. Robert Cristal works as a psychologist. These areas are among his clinical interests: behavioral medicine, depression, and behavior therapy. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Aetna, and more. Dr. Cristal is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Group Therapy, Family Therapy, Psychology, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
142 Mineola Avenue
Roslyn Heights, NY
 

Dr. Elaine Dinitz's specialties are group therapy, family therapy, and psychology. She practices in Roslyn Heights, NY and Manhasset, NY. These areas are among her clinical interests: depression, behavior therapy, and grief. She honors several insurance carriers, including Self-Pay/Uninsured, Medicare, and Group Health Incorporated (GHI). Dr. Dinitz is open to new patients.

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Dr. R Phillip Phillip Colon, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
300 Old Country Road; Suite 91
Mineola, NY
 

Dr. R. Colon specializes in psychology and practices in Mineola, NY and Garden City, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Colon include depression, geriatric consultation, and life transitions. He takes Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Colon's office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Psychology
25517 Northern Boulevard; Suite B1
Little Neck, NY
 

Dr. Jerold Gold specializes in psychology and practices in Little Neck, NY and Great Neck, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Gold include depression, behavior therapy, and infertility. He honors Self-Pay/Uninsured, Medicare, and Group Health Incorporated (GHI), as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Gold has an open panel.

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Dr. Dustin Kahoud, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology, Psychoanalysis, Addiction Therapy
500 Old Country Road; Suite 301
Garden City, NY
 

Dr. Dustin Kahoud works as a psychologist, psychoanalyst, and addiction therapist. These areas are among his clinical interests: alcohol abuse, crisis intervention, and infidelity issues. He takes Health Net, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kahoud's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , depression, postpartum depression

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Specializes in Group Therapy, Psychology
436 Willis Avenue
Williston Park, NY
 

Dr. Fredric Hartman works as a group therapist and psychologist in Williston Park, NY. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Areas of expertise for Dr. Hartman include depression, infertility, and pain management. Dr. Hartman honors ValueOptions, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.

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What is Depression?

Everyone knows what it feels like to get the blues once in a while. But depression is a serious illness that is more severe than a bad day and lasts much longer. Symptoms of depression stop a person from being able to function and enjoy daily activities for weeks or months at a time. It can happen to anyone, and it isn’t something that people can control by force of will or “snap out of.”

Some common symptoms of depression include:
  • Feeling sad, guilty, empty or hopeless
  • Fatigue and a lack of energy and motivation
  • A loss of pleasure in activities that were previously enjoyed
  • Unusual sleep or eating habits
  • “Mental fog” -- trouble concentrating, remembering, or making decisions
  • Physical aches and pains
  • Suicidal thoughts or a preoccupation with death

We don’t yet know what causes depression, but it’s thought that it is a combination of genetic, biological, environmental, and social influences. Because of this, the most effective treatments for depression combine medication with psychotherapy. Therapy, especially cognitive-behavioral therapy, can be extremely helpful in resolving the negative thoughts and feelings that come with depression. It gives patients new tools that they can use themselves to cope when their depression is making them feel down.

Some of the common medications used to treat depression include antidepressants such as SSRI’s (Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft) or atypical antidepressants (Cymbalta, Wellbutrin). It’s important to remember that these medications have different effects on everybody, and no one medication works right for everyone. You may have to try a couple before finding the one that works just right for you. If the first medication you try doesn’t work, don’t give up, and talk to your doctor about trying something else. In extreme cases where medication is not enough, electro-convulsive therapy and hospitalization may be the answer to keeping a severely depressed person safe.

Depression is a difficult illness to deal with, but it is more common than you’d think and there are many people who can help. With the right treatment, you can get back to fully enjoying your life again.