I am a psychologist, and I provide therapy for individuals of all ages, as well as couples and families. I run a referral service where I connect individuals to mental health professionals with expertise in a range of specialities in and around the Tel Aviv area. I also conduct trainings and seminars with a variety of companies and organizations.
Please contact me for a free initial phone consultation.
I offer clients a safe, nonjudgmental, and confidential space to process thoughts, feelings, behaviors, and experiences. I employ an eclectic approach using Family Systems, the Gottman Method, Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, play therapy, and trauma-focused techniques.
I have experience working with a range of topics, including but not limited to:
I conduct trainings and seminars with a variety of organizations including governmental organizations, embassies, NGOs, and private companies. Seminar topics include, but are not limited to: trauma, crisis, intervention, and self-care. My work includes assisting groups in processing the participants’ experiences in the aftermath of a traumatic event; creation of clinical forms for use with patients; and training employees so to enhance their work with highly stressed populations and environments.
Goodness-of-fit between a patient and practitioner is of the utmost importance in the therapeutic relationship. I have created a large network of psychologists and psychiatrists who are experienced in a wide variety of specialities. Areas of specialty include, but are not limited to: eating disorders, neuropsychological evaluations, autism, sexual violence, gerontology, ADHD, identity, sexually-related topics, and trauma.
I spend time with each person to ascertain the best fit for their needs and desires and match them with a mental health professional with expertise and experience. I have personally met with each mental health professional whom I recommend.
I completed my undergraduate degree with Honors in Human Development at Cornell University. I graduated with a Masters degree in International Affairs from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po) in Paris. I then earned my doctorate in Clinical and School Child Psychology at Yeshiva University. I completed postdoctoral research fellowships in the labs of both Professor Rachel Dekel and Professor Rami Benbenishty at Bar-Ilan University, as well as in the lab of Professor Zahava Solomon at Tel Aviv University. I am also an Instructor in the International Crisis and Trauma Program in the Bob Shapell School of Social Work at Tel Aviv University.