Provider Directory

Margaret Spinelli

Psychiatrist, MD

Dr. Margaret Spinelli is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University and a former Research Psychiatrist at the New York State Psychiatric Institute. Dr. Spinelli is the co-Founder and Former Director of the Women’s Program in Psychiatry at Columbia University and the recipient of research awards from the National Institutes of Mental Health to study depression and pregnancy. Dr. Spinelli’s clinical, teaching, research activities and publications have focused on psychiatric disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum periods.

Gauri Khurana

Psychiatrist, MD, MPH

Gauri Khurana, MD, MPH, is a child, adolescent & adult psychiatrist specializing in the treatment of ADHD, mood and anxiety disorders. Dr. Khurana provides comprehensive diagnostic evaluation, psychopharmacology when indicated, and psychodynamic psychotherapy. She has a special interest in working with college and graduate students as that is the age when mental illness often first appears and is in the context of great transition. Dr. Khurana also has an interest in working with females with anxiety and PTSD throughout their life span. Dr. Khurana trained in adult psychiatry at Yale University and completed a special year of training at the Department of Health Services working with undergraduate and graduate students at the university. She also completed a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at New York University. Dr. Khurana was the assistant direct of the Harlem Hospital CPEP. She is currently in full time private practice in the West Village and works at Pace University in the student counseling department.

Glenn Marron

Psychologist, Ph.D

As a solution-focused, mindfulness based cognitive/behavioral psychologist, Dr. Marron works by collaborating with you to identify problem areas and devise manageable strategies in the service of gradual, stepwise change. This work looks at perceptions, thoughts, feelings and behavior and helps you alter and manage these. Dr. Marron provides therapy in two locations: Manhattan and Rhinebeck, NY, and received her Ph.D from New York University.

Aarti Khullar

Psychologist, PsyD

Aarti Khullar, PsyD is a licensed clinical psychologist, in private practice in Tribeca and work with the emerging and early adult population in her practice. She orients and grounds herself within a psychodynamic relational framework. She particularly enjoys working with clients struggling and looking to explore issues of identity & culture.

Lisa Morse

Psychologist, Ph.D.

I am a NY state licensed Clinical Psychologist who has been treating individuals and couples for over 15 years. My psychotherapy practice focuses on helping adults target specific issues and guiding and supporting them as they make the necessary changes to improve their lives. In my work I incorporate cognitive behavioral and psychodynamic theory and technique. I specialize in anxiety disorders, depression, parenting and relationship issues. I also consults to corporations on hiring and human resources.

Alexis E. Menken

Psychologist

Dr. Menken developed her career at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, where she conducted women’s groups and trained psychology interns. After developing a specialty in Maternal Mental Health, Dr. Menken co-founded The Pregnancy and Postpartum Resource Center at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center.

Laura Venuto

Psychologist, Psy.D.

I am a New York State Licensed Psychologist with fifteen years of experience providing psychological services for children, adolescents and adults. Currently, I work in a private practice in my office on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. I provide both comprehensive psychological evaluations as well as short and long term therapy for children, adolescents and adults. My unique training in a combined Clinical and School Psychology doctoral program qualifies me to work with individuals across the lifespan.

Karen M. Carlucci

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, my passion is helping individuals tap into their resiliency and strengths when faced with unexpected life events or challenging transitions. I provide psychotherapy and coaching to adults who encounter sudden or traumatic loss, family or relationship strain, work-related changes, legal matters or medical issues and help develop strategies to cope and move forward.

Jill Ceder

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Jill Ceder is a clinical social worker working with children, adolescents and adults. Her specialty is working with parents. Using research-based evidence, mindfulness and practical knowledge, she helps parents manage behavioral concerns, transitional periods and everyday frustrations. She teaches parents ways to strengthen their connection with and understanding of their children. She has offices in Park Slope, Brooklyn and the Gramercy neighborhood of Manhattan.

Jessica Alger

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R

I am a psychotherapist (LCSW-R) with 16 years of experience, specializing in couples therapy and individual therapy for adults. I have extensive experience in treating anxiety, depression and relationship problems, and working with clients struggling with the transition to parenthood 0r work-related concerns. I offer both short- and long-term therapy, and provide sessions in English or German.

Joyce M. Rosenberg

Psychoanalyst, L.P.

I work with adults and couples, working analytically but, rather than adhering to one theoretical bent, I rely on whatever will be most helpful. I have worked with many people struggling in relationships or trying to find fulfillment in life. Many have been depressed, angry, stymied, and not understanding why. My goal is to help them find that understanding, and to realize that they have options that can help make their lives easier.
I am a Cigna provider, and I also work on a sliding scale. I have early morning and evening hours, and also work Sundays.

Jennifer Kaiser

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Jennifer Kaiser is a Gestalt Therapist and Multicultural Counselor specializing in Women's Issues including Maternal Mental Health, Grief and Loss, Identity Related Issues, Existential Crisis, and Highly Sensitive People. She creates a supportive and non-judgmental environment with the use of her innate empathy, intuition, and highly sensitive nature.

Kimberly Grocher

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CPC

Kimberly is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Certified Professional Coach (CPC). She specializes in treating couples and women with anxiety, mood, and trauma disorders. As a coach, she works with professional women and creative entrepreneurs who are navigating transitions in their personal lives, careers, and businesses. Kimberly is also licensed in Florida and provides online therapy in NY & FL.

Emily Stimson

Psychologist, PsyD

Interactive and collaborative psychodynamically-informed, empirically-based psychologist specializing in college/graduate populations and adult life transitions.