I have received extensive education and training in psychotherapy and contemporary psychoanalysis. I completed my BA in psychology at Hunter College and received my MSW from NYU. Following graduate school, I completed a 4 year post graduate training in contemporary psychoanalysis at the National Institute for the Psychotherapies, where I received the Educators Award for outstanding scholarly contribution. In addition I received my DBT training from Behavioural Tech.
Prior to beginning my private practice, my experience included providing individual and couple psychotherapy at the National Institute for the Psychotherapies outpatient clinic, individual and group psychotherapy at CSEDNY outpatient substance abuse clinic and group therapy at Lenox Hill inpatient Psychiatric unit. Iv’e also worked as a research assistant at the NYU Child Study Center, Colombia University Medical Center and Yale University Psychology Department.