The Coping Counselors-

Helping You Cope During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Rarely have people encountered something as stressful, frightening, and impactful as the COVID-19 pandemic. Lives have been disrupted, relationships have changed, people have suffered physically, emotionally, socially, and financially.

Although many of the fears and concerns about the pandemic are understandable and normal, there are things you can do to cope with them more effectively.

The Coping Counselors at the Center for Coping continue to provide supportive mental health services to help anyone needing coping strategies, advice, and support.

Our services:

  • Due to COVID-19 (the coronavirus crisis), the Coping Counselors at the Center for Coping are all continuing to provide telephone and video sessions to our patients. In-person appointments are also being scheduled by some of our professionals, as needed.
  • Our Coping Counselors are also available to do free initial consultations with any new individuals who could benefit from coping strategies at this difficult time. Our free initial consultations are also available by phone, video, and in person.
  • For information, call us at (516) 822-3131, or email us at

Our articles:

Dr. Phillips’ “Coping Conversations” podcast:

  • Dr. Phillips has recorded two podcasts discussing coping with the coronavirus (on the “Coping Conversations” podcast, episodes 44 and 60). You can access them on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, or your favorite podcast app. (For further information about “Coping Conversations”, click here.

Our promise:

We will do everything we can to help you during this difficult time. Although our staff is working virtually, all calls will be returned promptly, requested appointments will be scheduled quickly, and we’ll continue to work with you to help you deal with the emotional ramifications of this worldwide crisis.

We continue to offer our professional services, via phone, HIPAA-compliant video, and in person.

The Coping Counselors- Providing quality psychological services for more than 35 years!