Welcome to Queens Counseling for Change (formerly Queens Center for Change)
Queens Counseling for Change (QCC) provides behavioral counseling services. Services are provided by licensed counselors with many years of experience in the field. The agency is led by Larry Menzie, LCSW/R and Lillian Passoni, LCSW/R social workers with over 25yrs of experience providing services in a variety of settings. QCC understands entering counseling whether mandated or voluntary is a big step and you or your support system may have many questions or not know what to expect. While many questions can only be answered by meeting with you our FAQ page is a great place to start.
Referring a client? Click here for a copy of our flier:DOWN LOAD FLIER
Referring a client and need to follow up on any information you may not have had at the time when you called, download our client referral form. Please inform your client he/she has been referred should we need to call for follow up information. Download our client referral form here fax or email back to us:referral-form
QCC is pleased to announce many forms of Medicaid, Medicare and Private Insurances are now accepted. For a complete and up to date list go to our Treatment Information page.
The agency also works with those that do not have access to or choose not to use their insurance coverage for whatever reason. Fees are reasonable and can be paid with cash, credit card or check. Sliding scale fees are considered on a case by case basis with appropriate documentation.
NOW ACCEPTING REFERRALS for specialized programming for 13yr olds to 18yr olds seeking to address problematic sexual behaviors. Email Larry@QCFC.org with any questions.
LOOKING FOR LCSW/R's AND LMHC'S THAT SPEAK A SECONDARY LANGUAGE
QCC is seeking to expand the languages it can accommodate. If you speak a secondary language and are licensed we have a variety of hours open to conduct individual or groups sessions. Contact Larry Menzie to discuss further. Larry@QCFC.org
How to schedule an intake appointment or let us know you will not be in for a scheduled service
Call 718-424-6191 to schedule an intake appointment. You will be asked for your name, call back number, insurance information (if applicable), who is sending you and for what service. Have a pen ready to write down the date and time. Most questions including our address can be found in our FAQ page.
If you can not attend your group call 718-303-4320. This number is not to be used for cancelling an intake or individual session, call our main number to reschedule.
Group cancellations will not be accepted unless you call this number.
Please leave a clear message with your name, group, and reason for cancellation. This number is voicemail only; do not call repeatedly in an attempt to speak with someone. All information will be placed in your file regarding your call.