Supporting women who are in any

stage of ending a relationship or

have a history of difficult romantic


Women talk, share, 

​support each other. 

Our staff is diverse and we support peaceful protests.

 We do not support any harm to anyone,

any time, anywhere - ever. 

Welcome to Dr. Michele Winchester-Vega & Associates


     9-27-20 Support Groups          Available 


Our offices are open. Please review important guidelines  if you plan on receiving therapy

in our the office - here.

For the teletherapy video

or phone options, please contact your therapist, call our office at 562-9816 or

email new requests to:

We are here for you,

we will get through this together.

Credit Card Payments

If you would us to keep your info on file please call and leave your name, address, ​CC type, number, exp date and security code on our secure answering machine.

Dealing with Chronic 

​Medical Illness

The mission of our caring and compassionate professional staff is to provide welcoming, collaborative, evidenced based effective and cost effective treatment approaches to improve outcomes for those we serve. We respect the complexity and diversity of each individual/family served towards promoting improved mental health, wellness, self-determination, self empowerment, and resiliency. 

We are a group private practice providing psychotherapy to individuals, families, and groups. We also provide education and trainings to companies and provide employee assistance evaluations.

We are trained in providing cognitive behavioral therapy, insight-oriented therapy, ego-supportive therapy and DBT. Each person is assessed to decide what treatment  will work best to improve their coping and functioning. We assess each client to determine what treatment protocols are indicated. 

Please call our office 845-562-9816 to confirm group meeting days and times.  Update 9-28-20 - Support Groups Available.

Women's Support

Coping strategies and supportive psychotherapy group for men and women. 

Relationship Support Group 

for Women

              We are Proud to Announce our New Book                Available for Purchase in our Office or at Amazon

Chicken Little, Come Out! The Sky Is Not Falling!: Helping Children Express and Cope with Their Anxiety 

by Michele Winchester Vega D.S.W. LCSW-R (Author), Sharen Casazza M.D. (Author),                    Katie Helpley LMFT, RPT (Author), Corrine Varavides LCSW SBL-SDL (Author), Dorian Skelton (Illustrator), Elle Svoboda (Illustrator) - Mango Publishing

Calm Your Child’s Fear and Anxiety with Chicken Little - This new take on the children’s classic Chicken Little is designed to help children identify and normalize their worries, fears,          and anxieties and encourage mental health awareness and strategies for improved coping.

Learn more and pre-order your book at Amazon by clicking here.

See our book announcement featured on Your Health Hub.

Sept 2, 2020 - Read book review in The Cornwall Local

Sept 25, 2020 - Read book review in Orange County Post

Stay Safe - Don't Forget the Basics

*Wash your hands.

*Don't touch your face.

​*Stay 6 feet away.

*Don't get complacent.

Our Services:

We provide therapy using the following

modalities based on your individual need:

  • Individual
  • Relationship
  • Family
  • Psychoeducational Groups
  • Workplace Assessments
  • Trauma/Crisis Debriefing
  • Mindfulness Meditation
  • Women's Groups
  • Men's Groups
  • Parenting Groups
  • ​Chronic Health Support Groups
  • ​Bariatric Evaluations

We are members of the National

Association of Social Workers

(NASW) and accept most major

medical insurance.  We will provide

the courtesy of billing your insurance

company and advocating

on your behalf.

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Dr. Michele Winchester-Vega & Associates
Main Office: 3250 U.S. Rt 9W
New Windsor, New York 12553

Other Location:

2 Industrial Drive

Florida, NY 10921

Tel: 845-562-9816 Fax: 845-863-0351



Dr. Michele Winchester-Vega, 2019 Women of Achievement Bobby Lahey Alumnae Award Recipient Interview

 Mental Health and COVID-19

Please see links below for resources and advice during this difficult time: