Provider Directory

Sarah Best

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R

I specialize in reproductive health -- including infertility, miscarriage and neonatal loss, fetal diagnosis, termination of desired pregnancy, and perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. I additionally work with adults, couples, and families navigating a wide range of emotional, interpersonal, and life-stage challenges.

Beth D. Weinstein

Mental Health Counselor, M.A., LMHC, Psychotherapist

Virtual Telehealth Services and In-person Availabile
Certified EMDR Therapist
RTM Certified

Beth is a trauma-informed psychotherapist who works collaboratively, is goal-oriented and compassionate, integrating talk-therapy, EMDR and other evidence-based therapies with Contemplative Psychotherapy such as Mindfulness in the treatment of adults and older adults.

Her background in the international corporate sector and clinical mental health settings gives her insight into and the sensitivity to work with people from diverse backgrounds.

Post-Graduate Certification in Mindfulness and Psychotherapy/Contemplative Psychotherapy
EMDR Certification by EMDRIA /Advanced Certification in Trauma & Disaster Mental Health

Navila Armon

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Janelle M. Bessette

Psychologist, Ph.D.

Licensed psychologist, with 35 years of experience in psychotherapy with adults and children. Cognitive behavioral therapy, short-term psychotherapy, and psychodynamic treatment modalities. Training and experience in mindfulness meditation practice to manage anxiety. Experience working with breast cancer patients, including using clinical hypnosis to reduce pain and discomfort. Expertise in working with children adolescents, and adults. Work well with including older adults who are coping with chronic illness, anxiety, and depression. Accept Medicare.

Fritzi Winter

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW -R, LICSW, Master CASAC

Fritzi Winter is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with the R Privilege, and has a Master Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (Master CASAC) certification, maintains a private practice of psychotherapy on 95th Street and Park Avenue in New York, NY and a private office in Nyack, New York. As a psychotherapist her clinical focus is on substance use disorders/addictions, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, eating disorders, trauma, anxiety, and depression, utilizing a relational, psychodynamic approach informed by CBT, DBT, Hypnotherapy and Supportive therapy with individuals, couples and families. Fritzi Winter earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work at Fordham University and DBT training through Marsha Linehan’s Behavioral Tech. Her career began as a volunteer at a local grassroots counseling service agency in Rockland County, and continued training at a Battered Women’s Shelter, became a rape crisis counselor and in tandem became Doula and learned hypnotherapy to support battered women through the birthing process. Fritzi Winter continued with her career into another local agency, The Psychoanalytic Institute of Rockland for her credential in Substance Use Disorders. Fritzi Winter's experience includes having worked 10 years at New York Presbyterian Hospital, 4 years on the Substance Use Disorder unit and 6 years on the Borderline Personality Disorder Unit. Fritzi Winter has a passion for volunteering and went on a Medical Mission in a remote village in Haiti, volunteered with the American Red Cross as Disaster Relief during Hurricane Katrina and Rita and currently Give an Hour weekly for a Veteran. Fritzi Winter is a member of Women’s Mental Health Consortium in New York City, NASW, NAADAC (Association for Addiction Professionals) CSW (Clinical Social Work Association) and IRETA (Institute for Research Education and Training in Addiction). Recently Fritzi Winter completed two years of training at the William Alanson White Institute for Eating Disorders and Compulsions.

Staci Benaroya

Clinical Social Work/Therapist

Staci Benaroya is the founder of The NYC Therapy Center and a relational EMDR therapist for 20s & 30s New Yorkers who specializes in treating anxiety and panic; trauma, childhood trauma, PTSD and Complex PTSD; relationship concerns, attachment wounds and narcissistic abuse recovery.

Lynne Spevack

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

A seasoned clinician, supervisor and educator with over three decades of experience in agency and private practice, Lynne is a “therapist’s therapist,” providing psychotherapy, practice building and clinical consultations on difficult and “stuck” cases for clinician-colleagues in her in lower Manhattan and mid-Brooklyn offices. Lynne enjoys the challenge of helping folks with treatment resistant problems, utilizing CBT and other scientifically validated, non-medication approaches to helping adults, teenagers, couples and families to feel and be their best.

Claudia P. Diez

Psychologist, PhD

I am a Board Certified Clinical Psychologist in independent practice with offices in Midtown West, Carnegie Hall area.
I practice individual and couples psychotherapy (integrative approach informed by multiple theoretical and empirical frames), clinical and forensic psychometric evaluations and executive coaching.

Zoe Hicks

Marriage & Family Therapist, M.A., LMFT

I work as a licensed marriage and family therapist. I work with a wide range of clients, artists, CEOs, mothers, fathers, adolescents, and couples. I utilize Gottman for couples work, as well as a solutions focused, process oriented, psychodynamic approach.

Allison G. Sitrin

Psychologist, Ph.D.

I specialize in evaluating and working with preschoolers, school aged children and adolescents with a range of psychological, educational and neuropsychological issues. As part of the process, I work closely with each child's family and offer parent guidance.

Christine Zaychik

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

I am a therapist providing holistic and compassionate care for individuals struggling with anxiety, experiences of trauma, phobias, trichotillomania, relationship difficulties, and family distress. I practice somatically using tools such as EMDR, Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), and Trauma Releasing Exercises (TRE).

Karen Greene

Psychologist, Ph.D.

I have been a psychologist in the state hospital system for many years, working with the severely and persistently mentally ill. I am a graduate of the NYU doctoral program and later completed family therapy training at Ackerman Institute. My particular area of interest in my practice is perinatal issues: postpartum depression, traumatic childbirth, miscarriage and stillbirth.

Patricia Bellucci

Psychologist, PhD

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.

Jacqueline Hermida

Mental Health Counselor, P.D., LMHC, C-IAYT

Jacqueline Hermida has decades of experience teaching and counseling individuals of all ages and abilities. Through a whole-person approach and the integration of various cultural teachings that subtly culminate into a unified paradigm, individuals are guided and empowered to heal, transform, and self-actualize.