The staff of Insight Counseling is dedicated to clients’ freedom from life-limiting symptoms. Scott Trefny is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York and a Licensed Professional Counselor in Connecticut. He has over 25 years of experience expertly treating adolescents and adults with Depression, Anxiety, Substance Abuse, and other difficulties. Scott has worked in a variety of settings including residential treatment programs with teens, adults, and psychiatric inpatient settings serving people with diverse diagnoses and backgrounds. Scott is an expert at engaging clients (even reluctant teens) in the process of therapy and change.
Scott has strong interpersonal and clinical skills that create a trusting partnership. He is both energetic and goal-oriented with a genuine passion for client-centered mental health care.
Scott is excited to assist you to achieve the most positive results possible. One of the things he is most proud of is his well-rounded background working with clients both individually and in group settings. Scott has also provided numerous public workshops on topics such as stress management, coping skills for everyday life, relaxation techniques to manage anxiety, and living successfully with mental illness. He believes that educating people about mental illness, substance abuse and how they are related is a vital part of treatment.
Scott is co-leader of our Adolescent Recovery Support Program and sees individuals, couples and families.by