I never decide what approach to take towards the client in the very beginning. I always let the clients needs take precedent and do not try to fit the clients need into any one type of therapy.
The purpose of seeing a therapist is to get to the root what is bothering the patient. I am an independent, non-judgemental, neutral therapist.
Depression often causes people to feel sad, empty, or hopeless, and can cause a lack of interest in life. It can also affect a person's thinking patterns and physical health.
Anxiety can mean nervousness, worry, or self-doubt. Anxiety disorder is a mental health disorder that entails excessive, repeated bouts of worry, anxiety, and/or fear.
Refers relationship issues with a partner or spouse. Can include issues related to relationship distress, relationship satisfaction, communication, intimacy, etc.
Mood disorder is a broad term used to include the different types of depressive and bipolar disorders, all of which affect mood. With a mood disorder, your moods may range from extremely low to extremely high or irritable.
Self-esteem is the degree to which a person feels confident, valuable, and worthy of respect. Feeling low self-esteem can influence overall well-being and be linked to anxiety and/or depression.
A debilitating anxiety associated with the intense fear of being in situations or places that might cause panic like crowded rooms, long lines or other situations or places that might cause panic.
Children that experience parents and/or guardians that are avoidant, ambivalent, or resistant from an early age, may develop attachment issues. This can manifest as difficulty forming or maintaining friendships, romantic relationships and empathetic bonds throughout life, as well as other issues.
Source of communication challenges in circumstances and relationships that can have a negative impact on mental health. Misunderstandings and misinterpretations often lead to arguments in personal, platonic, or professional relationships.
Relying on others to an unhealthy degree. May manifest as submissiveness, clinginess, or fear of being alone. Generally stems from a lack of self-efficacy, making people feel unable to make simple decisions or express disagreement.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Licensed Psychoanalyst in NY
NY, Psychoanalyst, 00089-01
ABD towards Ph.D (Fielding Graduate University), MA in Clinical Psychology (Fielding Graduate University) MA in General Psychology (Derner School of Psychology at Adelphi University), MBA (NYU),
I have been practicing psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychoanalysis for almost 20 years. I've practiced at two New York hospitals Beth Israel Medical Center and Long Island Jewish. During my time at the Long Island Jewish Hospital I performed extensive Schizophrenia research with the Feinstein Institute and held a private practice through The Washington Square Institute. The focus of my recent work has been with both adult individuals and couples therapy. I specialize in depression, anxiety, relationships and phobias.
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