Rita J. Mercante, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Psychotherapist

As a knowledgeable Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Psychotherapist, I provide individual, couples, group and family therapy in a safe, private environment.  My specialities include anxiety and mood disorders along with personality disorders.  I work in clinical and private practice settings enabling me to provide a depth of experience to all of my clients. 

My training includes clinical psychology, counseling as well as extensive mindfulness practice.  I utilize theories and practices from both Western psychology and Eastern philosophical practices. This combination provides a full, balanced approach to facing life's journey and challenges. I work from a perspective of the whole person, striving to assist clients to reach their full potential.

Services

As a psychotherapist providing individual, couples, family and group therapy for over 7 years, I have worked with a wide variety to clients.  

I am an out-of-network provider offering the above services.  For those individuals that qualify, I offer a sliding scale fee.  Initial consultation is 75 minutes; individual sessions are 50-minutes; couples, family and group sessions are 60 minutes.

 
"I am an experienced psychotherapist, assisting all clients to learn how to face life's challenges."
 

Get In Touch

141 East 55th Street, Suite 9G, New York, NY  10022

520 Franklin Avenue, Suite 210, Garden City, NY  11530

516-507-9061