Lyssett Martinez

Psychologist, Psy.D.

Contact Info



  • Psychologist
    New York


Telephone: 917-224-8551

Dr. Martinez is a clinical psychologist, bilingual in Spanish. Her training and theoretical approach includes: psychodynamic and empirically supported treatments (Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Mindfulness) and interpersonal work. She treats individuals and couples, from pre-teens to adults, in her private practice. Dr. Martinez has a special focus on working with young adults, perinatal care and perinatal disorders, parenting (from birth to teens), diversity and race issues, and couples work. In addition, Dr. Martinez is an assessment supervisor for Ph.D. Candidates at Columbia's Teacher's College. Dr. Martinez offers a client-focused approach to help individuals realize their full potential and lead a fulfilled life while achieving short and long term goals.


  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Trauma and PTSD

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Psychodynamic
  • Trauma Focused

Insurance Accepted

  • BlueCross and BlueShield

Age Groups

  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 21)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
  • Young Adults (20's & 30's)

Alternative Language

  • Spanish