Family First

Our Approach

We view psychotherapy through a solution-focused and systemic lens which encompasses the way you relate to your self, your partner, friends, acquaintances, family, community, and society.

By professionally assessing and collaboratively exploring the root cause of your presenting concerns, we can strategize towards a more connected, resilient and stable life for you and your family.

We offer bilingual (Spanish) services. Ofrecemos servicios bilingües (Español).

Marc Fernandez

Marc Fernandez, LMFT

Areas of specialty: Pre-marital counseling, couples therapy for conflict resolution, strengthening communication and working through infidelity. Marc is bilingual, able to provide counseling services in both English and Spanish.

Marc earned his Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Iona College, a COAMFTE accredited university and earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University at Buffalo, where he majored in Psychology and Spanish Language and Literature.

Marc is certified to lead the evidence-based Strengthening Families Program. He is a certified Prepare-Enrich counselor with premarital counseling experience. Marc is also a Clinical Member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (, an AAMFT Approved Supervisor Candidate and a member of the American Family Therapy Academy.

Marc Fernandez

Marianne Nargentino, MFT

Area of specialty: Working with parents who feel powerless and are at a loss for how to effectively communicate with their children.

Marianne approaches family therapy as an opportunity for a family to become mutually aware of the root cause of their discord, understand how it came to be and offer a safe and comfortable space to experience new approaches for a stronger and more resilient family unit.

Marianne earned her Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy from Hofstra University.

Larry Kaminsky, LCSW

Larry Kaminsky, LCSW

Areas of specialty: Working with families experiencing significant life transitions, coping with trauma and/or struggling with substance use.

Larry has extensive experience working with parents who have a difficult time connecting with their adolescent child(ren) regarding school issues such as truancy and bullying.

Larry Kaminsky, LCSW

Specialty Areas

Pre-Marital Counseling

Couples Therapy

Marriage Counseling


Anger Management





Blended/Step Families

Family Therapy for Substance Use

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