Provider Directory

Julia Yacoob

Psychologist, Ph.D.

Dr. Yacoob is a Cornell trained clinical psychologist specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for adults coping with life transitions, anxiety and mood disorders, and a variety of other symptoms causing distress. She also has expertise in working with patients who are coping with chronic and acute medical conditions, having completed advanced training in behavioral medicine at such facilities as Weill Cornell Medical College and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Yacoob offers a warm, empathic, and collaborative approach to help individuals achieve their goals within a reasonable time frame. She often draws from schema, psychodynamic, meaning-based and mindfulness-based therapies to create a personalized program of treatment to best meet the needs of each individual.

Jordana M. Cotton

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, DNP, PMHNP-BC

I am a Doctoral trained Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with 20 years of health care experience and 15 years of psychopharmacology and psychotherapy expertise. I received my Doctorate and Master’s degrees from the prestigious Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) IHP in Boston. I provide a safe environment and partnership with my clients. I customize pharmaceutical and therapy solutions based on individual needs.

Nitasha Shetty

Psychiatrist, MD

I am an adult as well as child & adolescent trained psychiatrist with a strong interest in working with women during challenging life transitions. I hope to help individuals better understand their reactions to and patterns of coping with past traumatic experiences, biological changes over the lifespan, family and relationship dynamics, and shifting roles and individual identity. I offer evaluations and ongoing treatment using a combination of psychotherapy and medication management approaches. My practice is located in Manhattan near Columbus Circle. I am offering telehealth appointments to all patients as needed during the current public health crisis.

Nicole Benedicto Elden


Dr. Nicole Benedicto Elden is a NY state licensed clinical psychologist. She is a 1.5 generation Filipina-American. She is the first in her family to go to graduate school and obtain a doctoral degree. Her therapeutic approach is integrative with a focus on responsiveness multicultural humility. She has been trained in dynamic, interpersonal, supportive, cognitive behavioral and dialectical behavioral therapies and family systems. Her interests include intergenerational trauma, cross-cultural and minority identity formation, the immigration experience, interracial couples and multiracial parenting, interpersonal and relationship issues, and adjustment to life transitions. She has presented on various topics throughout the years in many different settings such as Yahoo Inc, Metro Counseling, The NY State Psychological Association and in various colleges and universities in the US. She is also a co-editor and author of the book Thriving in Graduate School: The Expert's Guide to Success and Wellness (

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Cara Remmes

Psychologist, Ph.D.

Dr. Cara Remmes is a New York State licensed psychologist specializing in the treatment of anxiety in children, adolescents and adults. She has extensive experience working with adolescents and young adults who face stressors associated with competitive and demanding school and work environments.

shauna folts

Master Social Worker, LMSW, Psychotherapist

Shauna is a licensed social worker in New York State. She celebrates the therapeutic space and invites the energetic collaboration of finding the treasure within through love, self-compassion, confidence, self-esteem, and authenticity.

Emily Stimson

Psychologist, PsyD

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

Matthew Morse

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Hello, my name’s Matthew Morse and I’m a psychotherapist based in New York City. As a result of my lifelong Buddhist practices and years of work in end-of-life care, my primary area of expertise is helping clients to work through Loss, Grief and Bereavement. My other specialty is working with runaway Stress and Anxiety.

Ariella Soffer

Psychologist, Ph.D.

I am a clinical psychologist with a private practice in Columbus Circle and am on faculty in the clinical doctoral program at Fordham University. I use psychodynamic and cognitive behavioral therapies to help people move beyond roadblocks towards personal growth. I offer a few specializations in my practice including maternal health (for new and expecting women) and parent coaching/consultation. Please visit my website for more information.

Sandra L. Green

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SEP

I am a NYS Licensed Psychotherapist in practice on NYC’s Upper Westside for 30 years. I treat adults with a full range of problems in living and have advanced specializations in psychoanalysis and trauma resolution methods. I particularly appreciate working with individuals who are committed to creating meaningful lives, and firmly believe that psychotherapy can be an effective component of this process .

Carolyn Weiss


I specialize in trauma recovery and stress resilience. I have a decade of experience and received cutting-edge training in evidence-based treatments for trauma (EMDR, CPT, PE, IFS), depression and anxiety (ACT, CBT-D, MBSR), sleep (CBT-I, IRT), couples (CBCT, IBCT) and reproductive health. Whatever challenges you are facing, we will work together to deploy empowering, research-based strategies that foster resilience and promote healing.

Alexandria Ceravolo

Master Social Worker

Hello! My name is Alexandria Ceravolo, LMSW (she/her). I am a psychotherapist at Boutique Psychotherapy who offers individual, couples, and family therapy. I am passionate about working with people who want to rediscover who they are and live an authentic life. I have a focus in supporting clients who are navigating their identity, future, relationships and survivors of trauma. I welcome clients of diverse backgrounds and those who are members of the LGBTQIA+, sex-positive, and kink communities. I am accepting new clients for individual and relationship therapy.

Kshamta Joshi

Psychiatrist, MD

Child, Adolescent, Adult, and Forensic Psychiatrist

Lauren D. Smith

Licensed Creative Art Therapist, MPS, LCAT, LPAT, ATR-BC, ATCS, CCLS

I'm glad you're considering therapy. I am a psychotherapist and art therapist specializing in anxiety, depression, life transitions, grief, illness and relationship issues. My approach to personal wellness and mental health is holistic, humanistic and non-judgemental. I am in private practice and provide telehealth sessions for children, adolescents, adults and seniors in New York and New Mexico. My clients choose verbal or art-based approaches in therapy, based on their preference.