Group Practice Owner
Tara Sottile, LCSW-R, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. Tara received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Masters Degree in Social Work at Stony Brook University.
Tara’s work experience has been in various settings including psychiatric hospital programs, private schools, outpatient clinics, and residential treatment facilities. Her therapy approach is to utilize different types of interventions such as CBT (cognitive behavioral therapy), play therapy, and supportive counseling to help manage difficult obstacles and/or mental illnesses. Tara has experience working with symptoms of depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, self-harm, trauma, behavioral issues, abuse/neglect, and loss. She believes parenting support, advocacy, and counseling helps strengthen families to maintain their well being.
In addition to providing therapy, Tara also has supervised many Social Work Interns and Mental Health Counselors over the years.
Location: West Islip Office
Office Hours: not accepting new clients
Telehealth sessions available for NYS residents only