Individual and Family Therapy

Many people describe the process of individual and family therapy as a journey of becoming more self-aware, engaging in self-growth and achieving self actualization. Psychotherapy is a collaborative process between therapist and client, that aims to facilitate change and improve quality of life. Therapy can help people confront barriers that interfere with emotional and mental well-being, and it can also increase positive feelings such as compassion, self-esteem, strength, and understanding. Psychotherapy can treat specific mental health conditions such as addiction, anxiety, depression, obsessive compulsions, relationship concerns, stress management, trauma, career ambitions as well as many other conditions that impact daily functioning. Often time’s distress can hide in the form of negative feelings, behaviors, and or sensations we feel in our body and mind. Fanyelle can help identify underlying causes of symptoms and facilitate lifestyle changes, with the aid of specific strategies or techniques. Through individual and family therapy, clients are able to utilize skills to help manage and alleviate stress and or challenges that they will face in the future.

 


Impaired Driver Offender Provider

Fanyelle Mael is an Impaired Driving Offender Provider in New York State for the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS). Fanyelle provides Clinical Screening and Assessment for Individuals charged with or convicted of an impaired driving offense.  All OASAS approved Providers of Clinical Services for the Impaired Driving Offenders and NYS Drinking Driver Programs (DDP) are required to report screening, assessment, treatment and DDP status of individuals with an impaired driving offense through the Impaired Driver System (IDS). The motorist would need to provide the NYS DMV Client ID# (the 9-digit number located on the NYS driver’s license and also found on the ticket, arrest report or any correspondence the client has received from DMV), date of birth, last name at birth (If it’s different from their current last name), and the last four digits of their social security number, if they have one. Motorist must bring an arrest record or issued violation ticket for review and the assessment will include a toxicology drug screen at one of our participating labs.


Addiction Counseling

Fanyelle has been a provider for Alcohol and Substance Use counseling for over 5+ years in the state of NY. She holds a credential in Alcohol and Substance abuse counseling (CASAC) recognized by New York State. Fanyelle has spent 3+ years working with individuals in a outpatient opioid treatment program helping to monitor clients maintained on methadone maintenance. In addition, she provides counseling on secondary substance use and makes appropriate referrals to outpatient/inpatient facilities when necessary. 

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