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.
Dr. Esterman has also trained with general adult, college-aged, and geriatric populations. Her training experiences have provided significant experience in life-transitions and the stressors associated with change and growth.
She completed her doctoral training at Yeshiva University – Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, where she conducted her dissertation research on the mind-body connection in psychotherapy.