Michelle Spaterella, MA, MFT
associate marriage and family therapist
Michelle is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified School Counselor. She joined Nassau Wellness in 2014. Michelle earned Master's degrees in Marriage and Family Therapy and School Counseling from Hofstra University. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Hofstra University as well. She is a professional member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy. Michelle works with individuals, couples, and families.
Michelle is passionate about working with individuals and couples to help them uncover their true potential and resolve challenges they may be facing. She strives to create a comfortable, judgment-free environment and works collaboratively with her clients.
Michelle has worked with NCAA student athletes for over a decade, providing academic advisement and counseling and has a deep understanding of the needs of young athletes and their families. She worked as a Guidance Counselor with Middle and High School students for three years. During her final year at Hofstra University, Michelle took a leadership role at the Saltzman Community Services Center, overseeing new interns and providing ongoing therapeutic services.