Provider Directory

Heidi Esterman

Psychologist, PsyD

Dr. Heidi Esterman is a psychologist at The Motherhood Center of New York and in private practice.

Dr. Esterman has experience working with the perinatal population in both outpatient and inpatient settings. She has provided psychological services for a wide range of diagnoses and presentations in the context of the perinatal period, including trauma, personality disorders, and severe and persistent mental illness. She has expertise working with women recovering from postpartum psychosis, depression, anxiety, and perinatal loss.

Erica A. Tennenbaum

Psychologist, PhD

Dr. Tennenbaum received her PhD in psychology from Fordham University and completed her internship at Columbia University Medical Center, NY Presbyterian Hospital before entering private practice on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. She has been working with men and women in different areas of psychology for over 10 years. Dr. Tennenbaum has experience working in outpatient mental health clinics, an inpatient psychiatric unit, a psychiatric emergency room, and private practice. Her private practice work ranges from general psychotherapy to her specialties in reproductive health and personality disorders.
Dr. Tennenbaum’s therapeutic approach is integrative and solution focused. Through her psychodynamic as well as dialectical and cognitive behavioral training, she is able to provide clients with a range of treatments.
Dr. Tennenbaum provides individual long and short-term psychotherapy, couples therapy, group therapy, and skills training. She is dedicated to her clients and committed to building a therapeutic relationship that will allow individuals to feel empowered and find acceptance and growth.
During my clinical internship at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, she was trained in Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (DBT). She then focused her post- doctorate hours in a DBT private practice, joining a consultation team of DBT experts. She lead ‘DBT skills groups’ and had individual DBT supervision. She has seen numerous DBT clients in my private practice and helped many of them build a ‘life worth living’ through skills group and intense individual treatment. Clients who find DBT helpful often note how they never realized how powerful accepting reality is and that they are thankful to have appropriate skills to help them cope with their painful emotions and difficult relationships. She currently runs a DBT skills group and see clients individually for DBT informed treatment.
Dr. Tennenbaum specialties include: pregnancy loss, high-risk pregnancy, infertility, baby blues, post-partum depression, depression and anxiety. She also treat people with borderline personality disorder through Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).
Dr. Tennenbaum has presented at prominent conferences across the country and has been published in journals and books.

Sophia Soloway

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MA

I am a licensed clinical psychotherapist (LCSW) with extensive experience working with children, adolescents, and adults coping with a wide variety of issues, including anxiety, depression, challenging life circumstances, transitions, relationship issues, and trauma.

Kimberly L.B. Grocher

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CPC, RYT

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.

Janet K. Kennedy

Psychologist, PhD

Dr. Kennedy (NYC Sleep Doctor) specializes in treating sleep problems in adults and children. In addition to CBT-I and parent sleep consultations, Dr. Kennedy provides CBT, ACT and insight-oriented therapy for adults.

Aditi Verma

Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

Aditi assists clients with organizing and improving their lives by identifying and differentiating between maladaptive behaviors, thoughts, feelings and patterns, overcoming obstacles, and making manageable but meaningful changes throughout the therapeutic process. Aditi utilizes a multi-cultural framework to work with clients struggling with codependence, relationship conflict, building a healthy self-image and confidence, acculturation and third culture identity formation, and mood fluctuations. As a therapist of color, Aditi recognizes the importance of understanding your values and beliefs with cultural respect.

Elana Dumont

Psychologist, PsyD

Dr. Elana Dumont is a licensed clinical psychologist practicing in Forest Hills, NY. 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 also works as the school psychologist at an independent school in Manhattan and specializes in working with children and families with anxiety, mood, and behavioral disorders as well.

Peggy Loo

Psychologist, Ph.D.

Dr. Peggy Loo is a licensed psychologist and the director of Manhattan Therapy Collective, a small group practice of skilled psychologists who are dedicated to their work and mental health volunteerism in NYC. Dr. Loo works individually with adults struggling with anxiety disorders, anger management, or trauma with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Linda Bradley

Clinical Social Work/Therapist

Linda is on the faculty of the Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy in the Family And Couples Training Program where she teaches Infidelity, Parenting, and Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). She runs workshops for clinicians interested in the treatment of Infidelity.

Judith R. Rabinor

Psychologist, Ph.D.

I am a psychologist, and the author of one book on eating disorders, A Starving Madness: Tales of Hunger, Hope and Healing in Psychotherapy and a book on divorce, Befriending Your Ex After Divorce: Making Life Better for You, Your Kids and Yes, Your Ex. I am in private practice in New York City where I see individuals, families, couples and groups and I run a supervision group for mental health professionals treating eating disorders. I am writing a memoir, (working title, Mining & Mending our Connections with our Mothers) and coach therapists in personal and professional writing projects.

Susan Park

Physician

Dr. Susan Park is a board-certified psychiatrist who specializes in women's mental health and perinatal psychiatry.

Shannon Cruz-Herr

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

I believe effective therapy begins with a strong client-therapist relationship. Together we create a space of trust and connection, to explore what feels most pressing for you now, as well as old patterns that may be holding you back from greater happiness and ease.

Jessica Albertson

Psychologist

I am a licensed clinical psychologist offering individual psychotherapy to adults and adolescents.

My work focuses on helping my patients come to know themselves more deeply in order to reduce emotional distress, improve relationships, and gain insight into their current struggles.

I received my Ph.D. from City University of New York and my M.Ed from Harvard Graduate School of Education and I have experience working with individuals across the lifespan. Using an integrated psychodynamic approach, I help my patients feel empowered, more self-aware and more confident in their choices.

Most importantly, I strive to help my patients feel truly heard and known, as that is the foundation upon which long-term meaningful change is built.

Aviva E Braun

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, LCSW

L.M.S.W., L.C.S.W. Private Practice with a specialty in eating and body image problems. NYC and Riverdale, N.Y.