What makes your practice special when compared with others in the area?
I am a New York State licensed clinical psychologist and therapist. Please explore this website to learn more about me, my services, and how we can work together to address your unique needs and concerns. THERAPY. In my practice I work with adolescents, adults, and seniors. I provide individual, couples, family, and group therapy. My approach to therapy draws upon various clinical theories and techniques, such as psychoanalysis and cognitive behavioral therapy. As a psychologist I provide a comfortable, supportive, and safe space for you. Through thoughtful listening and reflection we will work through the challenges that you face. By cultivating our therapy relationship we can address your life stressors and difficulties in a non-judgmental atmosphere. Together we will foster increased insight into your life and improve your capacity to cope. Therapy is tailored to meet your specific needs and goals. To this end, I help address a variety of concerns, including: • Depression • Anxiety • Relationship and Interpersonal Difficulties • Career and School Issues • Grief and Loss • Trauma and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) • Medical and Health Issues (Including Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, & HIV/AIDS) • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer-Related Issues
What are you and your team proud of at your practice?
BIOGRAPHY. I am a New York State licensed clinical psychologist with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from New York University, as well as a Master of Arts and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the New School for Social Research. Given the importance of continuing education for psychologists I completed postdoctoral training at the Karen Horney Clinic. I am also a member of the American Psychological Association and the New York State Psychological Association. My previous clinical experience and training includes providing a broad range of psychological services at a number of New York City-based organizations, including Jacobi Medical Center, Interfaith Medical Center, Beth Israel Medical Center, and Brooklyn College Counseling Center. In addition to my clinical work I have a strong background in research related to minority issues and co-occurring physical and mental health disorders. In addition to my private practice, I currently serve as the Assistant Executive Director of the well-known Karen Horney Clinic.