Joseph J. Williams, LMHC, CCMHC, ACT, Counselor in Staten Island
My highest priority is to improve the quality of life of individuals and families suffering from psychological difficulties. I encourage my clients not to avoid times of challenge and distress but to utilize them as opportunities for re-prioritizing, transformation and personal growth. I am committed to helping each of my patients to identify what a purposeful life means to them and to mutually working through whatever obstacles may interfere with living that life.
Joseph is a Board Certified Licensed Mental Health Counselor. He is an Associate Fellow of the Albert Ellis Institute, and he is fully certified and credentialed as a Cognitive Therapist as he is a Diplomate within the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, the only official certifying organization for Cognitive Therapists.
Providing Online Video Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Sessions via the encrypted and HIPAA Secure online video chat platform VSee. VSee video sessions are totally secure and private. Vsee is the only video visit + telehealth platform used by NASA astronauts on the International Space Station.
Call or Email Joseph J. Williams for a free phone consultation now - (917) 909-4306


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: Fordham University
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License No. and State: 004239 New York


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa, Wire

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • APS Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • American Behavioral
  • Empire BlueCross
  • GHI
  • Health Plus
  • Integrated Behavioral Health
  • MHN
  • MagnaCare
  • Multiplan
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Academy of Cognitive Therapy/Diplomate
  • Certificate Date: 0
  • Certificate: Albert Ellis Institute/Associate Fellow
  • Certificate Date: 0


  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Personality Disorders


  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT)


  • Individuals
Last Modified: 21 Feb 2017
Joseph J. Williams, LMHC, CCMHC, ACT, Counselor in Staten Island

Joseph J. Williams

Counselor, LMHC, CCMHC, ACT