Deirdre Holland, LCSW-R

Deirdre Holland, LCSW-R

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Deirdre Holland, LCSW-R is a clinical psychologist in Hicksville, NY. She specializes in clinical psychology, counseling, and more.Read her story

28 E Old Country Rd

Hicksville, NY 11801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • CeltiCare Health
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Dean Health Plan, Inc.
  • 29 More

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This content was provided by Deirdre Holland "Website: first step therapy and wellness group....Take the First Step! Deirdre built First Step Therapy & Wellness Group from the ground up and has been hands on every Step of The Way. Her work ethic is indisputable and she is completely invested in creating a cohesive work environment adhering to values such as mutual respect and equality. She believes that healthy doses of restraint combined with self-discipline are the key components to her success both personally and professionally. Ms. Holland is highly regarded by her peers and has been a long-standing staple within the community where she is committed to creating a safe and secure environment for her Clients and Colleagues. Ms. Holland currently maintains awell established Private Practice with a focus on individual (children, adolescents, adults), marital psychotherapy. Her ability for critical thinking makes her a formidable force as a businesswoman and within the Mental Health Profession. Deirdre Holland's Philosophy; allowing Clients to verbalize themselves without interruption induces clarity and quelling distractions through active listening augments the clients ability to self-focus, enabling them to make healthier choices. Her Practice values include anonymity, confidentiality, reciprocity, self preservation, and independent thought, which is the pathway to self-sufficiency. Once the Client begins experiencing the benefits of Emotional Freedom their unhealthy behaviors begin to recede allowing breathing room for change, growth, and acceptance. "
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31  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Addiction Psychology
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Development & Aging Psychology
  • Adult Psychoanalysis
  • Adult Psychology
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Child & Adolescent Psychoanalysis
  • Child Psychology
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Clinical Social Work
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Couples Counseling
  • Geriatric Psychology
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • Health Psychology
  • Individual Counseling
  • Jungian Analysis
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Men's Health Psychology
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology
  • Psychotherapy
  • Social Work
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Women's Counseling
  • Women's Health Psychology

0  Board Certifications

Deirdre Holland does not have any board certifications listed.

18  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • C.W.Post
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Long Island Jewish Family Consultation Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Adelphi University
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • Long Island University/Brookville Campus
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Deirdre Holland has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Deirdre Holland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Deirdre Holland's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Deirdre Holland to family and friends
24 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Deirdre Holland's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I have been seeing Deirdre Holland for 1 year 2 months now. She has been great resource for me and has helped me heal multiple traumatic events in my life that I was stuck living in fear from. With that said, she is very astute at sensing what I’m thinking and feeling. I am truly grateful for her...more
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Its been said that it can take a few social workers until you find the right one. Lets just say, I found her. Deirdre is unbelievable. I truly look forward to our weekly sessions. I highly recommend. 5 stars !!!!
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Deirdre has given me tools to help myself and see things about me that I would have never been able to do on my own. I've been able to confront things about myself and face them to become the person that I am today. It took A LOT of hard work on my end and she does not give the solution or advise....more
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Understanding, smart, caring and totally reliable.
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I had the pleasure of meeting Deirdre on a personal matter and we instantly bonded. Besides her professional demeanor she is one of the most honest and caring persons I have ever met. No matter what struggles or life challenges you are facing she will put you at ease and make you feel happy and...more
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