Meet Our Sayville Therapists

Adrian Fields, MS, LMHC

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Adrian is a licensed psychotherapist with over 15 years of mental health experience. She believes in open-minded, non-judgmental, and personalized treatment for all clients.  Adrian has experience in clinical counseling as well as clinical research and mental health education. As a solution-focused psychotherapist, her goal is to help you to uncover the obstacles that are preventing you from living a life of happiness and fulfillment. By applying complementary therapy approaches, Adrian will work collaboratively with you to address non-beneficial behavioral and thought patterns that are holding you back.

Adrian is committed to leading her clients on a path of self-discovery and personal growth. Through a holistic approach with the addition of science, Adrian helps her clients reach their goals of emotional health and overall well-being. In her personal life, Adrian is a mother of 4 and enjoys hiking, gardening and healthy cooking. 

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Trauma and PTSD, Couples Counseling, Co-Parenting, Divorce/ Separation, Family Discord, Life Transitions, Occupational Stress, Men’s Issues, Military Lifestyle

Rachel Hartman, MS, LMHC

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Rachel is a Licensed Psychotherapist with experience over the past 10 years in a variety of settings. She believes in providing a safe environment; free from judgement with an open-minded approach.  Rachel tailors her approach to suit you and your needs by combining Mindfulness, Self-Compassion, and Cognitive Behavioral approaches to address a range of clinical concerns. Rachel collaborates with her clients to join them on their journey to self-compassion and personal growth while providing techniques to assist in day to day life. She believes that therapy is very much a path of self-discovery and would be honored to walk with you. Rachel strives to provide the best therapeutic experience that she can. She believes in making therapy fun and tempers this fun with strong empathy to make the experience an enjoyable one for every client. Rachel aims, with each client, to make them feel heard and to understand they are not alone. In her personal life Rachel is an avid painter, enjoys music, and will always say yes to an iced coffee.

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Mood Disorders, Couples Counseling, Relationship Issues, Self-Esteem, Life-Coaching, Men's Issues, Behavioral Issues, Trauma Recovery, Social Anxiety

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Danielle Poore, MS, LMHC

Danielle is a psychotherapist with 14 years of experience working in the mental health field. She utilizes therapy approaches including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), reparenting therapy, and mindfulness-based methods in her scope of practice. Danielle’s area of interest include anxiety, depression, relationship issues, women's issues, family issues, parent training, self-esteem, and life transitions. Danielle takes into account each client's unique needs and preferences and will collaborate with you to reach your therapy goals. She values having an authentic connection with her clients. Danielle finds that with the support of a therapist, clients have the ability and power to heal themselves. She likes to be transparent with clients about her approach and techniques, and how they can be helpful. Personally, Danielle is a mother of two. She enjoys practicing yoga, riding her bike, taking walks with her Black Labrador, Rosie, and tending to the newest additions to her family, her “backyard chickens”.

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Adolescents & Adults, Impulse Control, Family Dynamics, Adjustment Disorders, Social Anxiety,

Self-Esteem, Behavioral Issues, Trauma Recovery, Life-Coaching

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Christina Postiglione, MS, LMHC

Christina  is a mental health counselor who has experience in a variety of settings. Christina has worked with adolescents and adults using individual and group counseling methods over the past 5 years. She helps individuals explore their thoughts and feelings by utilizing different approaches such as person-centered, cognitive-behavioral, and solution-focused therapy.
Christina holds a warm and supportive environment that provides individuals with the opportunity to develop healthy coping skills, better their overall wellbeing, and achieve their desired goals. She is devoted to her clients by personalizing each session to fit the individual needs of every client. Her priority is to help her clients feel empowered, become their best self, and to provide her clients with the tools to effectively cope with life’s challenges. In addition to work, Christina enjoys sports, painting, and spending time with her friends and family.

 

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Adolescents & Adults, Life Transitions, Eating Disorders, Athlete Issues, Young Adult Stress, Trauma Recovery, Interpersonal Issues, Coping Skills, Self -Esteem

Jillian McManus, MS, LMHC

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Jillian is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who has been in the field for over 6 years and holds CASAC credentials for substance abuse counseling. She wholeheartedly believes that no two people have had the same experience, and that everyone deserves to be treated with unconditional positive regard. When people are struggling, or just feeling "stuck", there are adjustments that need to be made to make everyday the best day possible. Jillian welcomes her clients to explore those struggles or feelings in a safe and nurturing and environment.

Jillian combines several different therapeutic approaches, customized in a unique collaboration to develop a treatment plant to best serve the needs of her clients. She assists her clients to become motivated to make the desired changes in their life, develop coping skills, and become more self-aware and confident, enabling them to attain their goals. Her priority is to assist clients in becoming their best possible self. Outside of work, Jillian enjoys live music and theatre.

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Mood Disorders, Adolescents and Adults, Impulse Control, Self-Esteem, Substance Use Disorders, Addiction and Recovery, Men's Issues, Behavioral Issues, LGBTQ, Social Concerns

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Michael DiForti, MS, LMHC

Michael is a licensed mental health counselor with over 11 years of experience. Using compassionate and a person-centered approach he will utilize a client’s strengths to manage a range of issues. Michael has experience working in behavioral health clinics with adults, adolescents, teenagers, and couples. Michael uses compassion, empathy, and above all will make the person feel heard. He will work with you to help manage a range of issues such as overwhelming anxiety, panic attacks, depression, loss, life skill, or OCD. Michael utilizes a combination of therapeutic techniques such as CBT, DBT, meditation, and mindfulness skills. Some client’s may just feel stuck in need of guidance in making hard life decisions. Some may be in need of finding calmness and benefit from meditation and mindfulness skills. Michael is excited to hear from you and honored to be let in to these personal and difficult issues. He will be a compassionate and empathetic listener finding your inner strengths to find solutions together. You will learn techniques to challenge unhelpful beliefs and behaviors, and find calmness again through meditation so you can reach your goals.

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Mood Disorders, Adjustment Disorders, LGBTQ, Impulse Control, Couples Counseling, Social Anxiety, Family Dynamics, Self-Esteem

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Taylor Logerfo, MS, LMHC

Taylor is a mental health professional who believes in empowering her clients in discovering their own self worth and confidence.  She has experience with helping clients of all backgrounds  through the use of eclectic counseling approaches individualized to meet the needs of each individual she works with. Taylor believes in the power of empathy in assisting clients through healing and growth in order for her clients to achieve their goals and take back control of their lives with insight into the mind body connection. Her clients can expect to work collaboratively with their therapist in a welcoming, non-judgmental environment that will help foster healing, empowerment and self-fulfillment. Taylor uses the techniques she suggests with her clients in her own personal life where she enjoys the outdoors, sunsets, and her two cats.
 

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Adolescents & Adults, Impulse Control, Family Dynamics, Academic Stress, Young Adult Stress,

Self-Esteem, Behavioral Issues, Coping Skills, Life-Coaching

Marissa Boscia-Wittekind, MS, LMHC

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Marissa is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor who has experience in a variety of settings. Throughout her 9 years in the field, she has worked with both adults and adolescents using individual and group counseling methods. To assure a personal therapeutic experience, Marissa tailors her session to fit the individual needs of each client.  
Marissa utilizes a solution-focused approach as well as various other modalities to best address each unique situation. Her sessions are designed to provide a supportive environment in order to develop emotional regulation techniques and resilience, coping skills, communication skills and overall wellness.

In addition to her career, Marissa enjoys staying active through yoga, running, and spending time with her family.

Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Mood Disorders, Impulse Control, Addiction & Recovery, Substance Use, Dual Diagnosis,

Self-Esteem, Behavioral Issues, Trauma Recovery, Life-Coaching

Emily Davis, MS, LMHC

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Emily is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 5 years of mental health counseling experience. She has worked with various age groups in diverse settings. Emily believes in creating a warm and inviting environment, for her clients to feel comfortable discussing their

personal lives. She strives to help people find and pursue their purpose in life, by motivating them to achieve positive results. She utilizes empathy, rather than judgment, to create a positive, therapeutic relationship. She focuses on assisting her clients in finding their own solutions to the problems that are happening in their lives. Emily utilizes cognitive behavior therapy, where she believes a person’s thoughts can have an impact on one’s feelings and behaviors. You can expect Emily to have a warm and comforting presence. She will actively listen to your thoughts and feelings, while also collaboratively working with you to make positive

changes in your life. She will speak honestly with you and help you confront your challenges in a therapeutic manner. Emily enjoys spending time with family and friends, drinking a warm cup of lavender tea, relaxing on her front porch, and being outside when the sun is shining.


Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Mood Disorders, Adolescents, Life-Coaching, Academic/Career Stress, Social Anxiety, Family Dynamics, Self-Esteem, Women's Issues

Kyle Lynch, MS, MHC

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Kyle is a Mental Health Counselor educated at SUNY Old Westbury. His focus is on anxiety, depression, interpersonal relationships, and daily life stressors. Kyle will help you determine your therapeutic goals and guide you towards those goals, in a way that feels the most natural. He uses person-centered and solution-focused approaches, where one can discover oneself while exploring strengths to reach one’s therapeutic goals. He believes that everyone deserves and is capable of extraordinary things, we just need to remove blockages that tell us otherwise. As a Reiki Practitioner, he tends to keep the energy of the room light, non-judgmental, and open for clients to express themselves fully. Kyle is a lover of paddle-boarding, creating art, being in nature with his corgi, and lots more.


Areas of Expertise: Anxiety, Depression, Men's Issues, Adolescents,
Self-Esteem, Life Coaching, Holistic Wellness, Mindfulness