I specialize in

Play Therapy, Sand Tray, and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy.


All utilizing a mindful, person-centered approach tailored to your needs.

Mental Health Counseling Services for

Children, Adolescents, and Adults

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I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor trained in Play Therapy who works primarily with children and young adolescents - and their families - with a variety of behavioral concerns.

I also have experience working with adults experiencing a variety of stressors. Please take a look at my "Services" page for more information.



Have some questions about what kind of therapy might be the best fit for you or your child? Head over to the FAQ page for answers to some frequently asked questions. If you don't see your question, please feel free to contact me.

For Professionals

Therapists interested in professional development and learning new interventions, please check out this page. Included is an email list for updates on training in your area and access to my blog focusing on play therapy. Feel free to contact me if you would like to discuss my consulting fees or if you would like to share some useful information as well!

My name is Carissa Boncardo. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor currently practicing in Mamaroneck, New York.  I work with children, adolescents, and adults in both individual and family settings. I utilize a variety of therapeutic techniques including Play Therapy, Person-Centered approaches, and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. My general philosophy as a counselor is that we all have the power to heal ourselves. I am here to give you the tools to do just that.



Email: Carissa.Boncardo.LMHC@CreativeCounselingSolutions.org​

Tel: (914) 236-5097

Fax: (347) 348-0678

Address: 444 East Boston Post Road Suite 206 Mamaroneck, New York 10543


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