I am a psychologist, practicing, teaching and supervising on the UWS for 20 years, specializing in depression, anxiety, trauma and addictions including alcohol and substance abuse, moderation management, harm reduction and relapse prevention. I think psychodynamically but incorporate both analytic and cognitive-behavioral methods in my treatment approach. I utilize techniques tailored to each person's unique needs. I am committed to working with each patient to help build on their strengths while identifying and providing guidance to discover solutions and achieve their goals. My office provides a warm and caring atmosphere where one can accomplish this.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R
Lorraine Caputo, LCSW has 30 years of experience as a psychodynamic psychotherapist and provides a warm and safe environment for patients who want to change how they think and feel about their lives and their relationships. She is trained in Relational Psychoanalysis, Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), a short-term treatment for depression which focuses on relationships, and attachment-based EMDR. She recently published a Chapter in Psychoanalytic Treatment of Eating Disorders: When Words Fail and Bodies Speak.
Dr. Elana Dumont is a licensed clinical psychologist, directing the Maternal Mental Health and Postpartum Program at the Child and Family Institute (CFI). As part of the program, Dr. Dumont provides evidenced-based therapy to women and families throughout pregnancy and postpartum, exploring feelings related to childbirth, managing personal and societal expectations, and developing coping skills when adjusting to the new role of motherhood. Dr. Dumont works with individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, and trauma, both during pregnancy and postpartum in a supportive individual and group setting.
I am a clinical psychologist in private practice with over 25 years experience treating adults, older adults and their families. I provide sensitive and effective cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) to help my patients feel and function better in their day to day lives.
Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
I am licensed Mental Health Counselor who completed postgraduate training in Psychoanalysis at the Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy. I specialize in working with individuals who have left insular communities and struggle with feelings of isolation and loneliness, people from the LGBTQ+ population, and anyone struggling with stress, lack of productivity, anxiety, depression, interpersonal conflict, self-harm, substance abuse, and trauma.
Dr. Ford is a licensed clinical psychologist. She specializes in working with young adult and adolescent cancer survivors.
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.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
I am a clinical social worker who both works at New York Presbyterian Hospital as the Program Manager of the Adult and Adolescent Partial Hospitalization Programs and as a psychotherapist in private practice on the Upper East Side. I have training in DBT, TFP and couple therapy. I have 25 years of experience in the field.
Clinical psychologist specializing in women's issues across the lifespan. Specific areas of expertise include depressive disorders, perinatal mood disorders, parenting, adjustment difficulties, bereavement, fertility issues, and challenges related to college or graduate school.
I am a clinical psychologist with a private practice in both Manhattan and Port Washington, NY. I work with individuals ranging in age from late teens to older adulthood. My areas of expertise include substance misuse, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and relationship issues.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
I am a licensed clinical social worker with extensive experience working with teens, adults, couples and families. I have vast experience working with individuals and families who are struggling with couples issues, parent-child relationships, anxiety, depression, trauma, and parenting and co-parenting.
Margaret Altemus is a psychiatrist with expertise in the impact of hormonal changes on women's mental health. She did her psychiatric residency at Yale University and research training at the National Institute of Mental Health.
Limited Licensed Psychologist, Psy.D.
Dr. Basha Silver is a postdoctoral fellow at Cognitive Therapy for Women Psychological Services. Dr. Silver earned a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology-Yeshiva University and a B.A. from Colgate University. Her particular interests include helping women navigate life transitions, improving relationships, and alleviating symptoms of depression, anxiety, and compulsivity issues.
I am a clinical psychologist-psychoanalyst in private practice with a full-time office (Monday-Thursday) in New York City (Carnegie Hall area, Midtown, 10019) and a part-time practice (Fridays) in Millerton, NY (Upper Dutchess County, 12546). My main focus is on providing psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and small groups in both short-term and long-term treatments. I work with all the general areas of difficulty such as anxiety, depression and relationship difficulties. My main area if interest, however, is in family building, including (in)fertility, adoption, and third party reproduction. I also have expertise in the areas of eating disorders, compulsions, and addictions. My treatment orientation is interpersonal/relational as well as pragmatic and practical.