Matthew Raffaele, LCSW

Matthew Raffaele, LCSW

Psychotherapy  |  
Male
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
As part of my psychotherapeutic services, I offer client's a venue to begin fully learning about who we are. This is a process that has its roots in psychoanalytic (Freudian) philosophies with elements of modern Cognitive approaches (CBT). I like to think of myself as somewhere in the middle of the two extremes. I don't believe that anything in life can be explained or resolved with just one approach. There is often a complex multitude of factors that can explain, as well as remedy, whatever conundrum we find ourselves in. This can apply to situations at work, school, court, family life and many other technical realms. Why would our persona be any different? Nature versus nurture...the age old question....I believe it's most likely a combination of the two with a heavy onus on our experiences in life and more specifically, what we learned about ourselves from our early experiences within our family. After all, we often do what we know, not what is necessarily good for us.

9 Udall Rd

West Islip, NY 11795

Contact Information

(516) 993-3688

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Matthew Raffaele

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Matthew Raffaele "Psychoanalytic

Psychodynamic

Object Relations

CBT

Individual, Marital, Couples

Weekly/45 mins"

6

Specialties

  • Psychotherapy
  • Clinical Social Work
  • Counseling
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Social Work
0

Board Certifications

Matthew Raffaele does not have any board certifications listed.

13

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Marriage Break-Up
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Social Phobia
3

Procedures

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychoeducation

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.

Education

  • Hofstra University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Adelphi University
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Matthew Raffaele has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Matthew Raffaele has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Matthew Raffaele does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Matthew Raffaele and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Matthew Raffaele's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Matthew Raffaele to family and friends
3.9
based on 15 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Matthew Raffaele's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Roslyn, NY |
laid back , patient, calm, listens very well , makes you feel comfortable, Helps a lot with situations that you are going threw.
Have you seen Matthew Raffaele, LCSW?
Are you Matthew Raffaele?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Matthew Raffaele

Now Accepting New Patients
Matthew Raffaele accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
    Prism Blue Priority EPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

View other providers with similar experience to find the right provider for you.

Psychiatry
(40)
Psychiatry
(8)
Clinical Psychology
(47)
Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
(9)
Counseling
(14)
Clinical Psychology
(23)
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
(2)