Terri Bacow (She/Her/Hers)

Psychologist, Ph.D.

Contact Info



  • Psychologist
    New York


140 West 79th Street, Ste 1E2
New York, NY 10024-5948
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Telephone: 917-756-0060

DR. TERRI BACOW is a well-known expert in cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), an evidence-based therapy approach. She is a Brown University graduate and received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Boston University. There, Dr. Bacow trained under David Barlow at the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, widely known for assisting individuals with a range of anxiety and mood disorders. In addition, Dr. Bacow is a Clinical Instructor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and an Adjunct Instructor in Applied Psychology at the NYU Center for Counseling and Community Wellbeing where she provides clinical supervision and teaching.

Dr. Bacow is currently seeing clients (older adolescents, college students and adults) in person as well as via telehealth in her private practice on the Upper West Side. She is uniquely interested in helping clients with transitional stages of life and is particularly passionate about parent mental health and helping moms (and dads) hold onto their sanity. Dr. Bacow also enjoys writing about stress and mental health and has recently been a contributor for Women's Health Magazine and Shape Magazine as well as various blogs and podcasts. Please check out her new book, Goodbye, Anxiety: A Guided Journal for Overcoming Worry, published by Spruce Books, an imprint of Sasquatch Books/A Penguin Random House Company!


  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Depression
  • Parenting
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)

Age Groups

  • Adults
  • Young Adults (20's & 30's)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 21)

Religious Orientation

  • Jewish