Education & Certification

Licensed In
New York

Graduated From
Fordham University (1977)

National Register Member Since
1986

Nicholas Gavalas, PhD

Treatment for anxiety, depression, panic conditions, relationship problems, adjustment disorders, and marital and family therapy. Treatment for adults, seniors, and adolescents. Also available is treatment for school related problems, such as academic achievement and behavior problems for adolescents.

Languages Spoken: English and Greek

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Anxiety (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic, obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • PTSD/Traumatic Response (e.g., combat stress, loss, injury, sexual assault)
  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)

Ages Served

  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Languages Spoken Other Than English

  • Greek
  • Italian

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment

Credentials/Memberships

    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists
    • American Psychological Association
    • New York State Psychological Association

Fee Information/Office Policy

  • Office Hours: 9:00AM-7:00PM M – F
  • More details, including additional insurance information, available upon request.
  • Insurance Plans

    • Medicare
    • TRICARE
    • Empire
    • Value Options
    • Aetna
    • United Healthcare
    • Health Plan of New York (HIP)

    Contact Information

    Primary Contact

    44-10 Jessie Court
    Little Neck, NY 11363
    P: 718-225-4488 (Office)