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BCHP Specialty: Psychology and Neuropsychology

Phone: 914-493-7697

 

Dr. Arlene Adler is a practicing Psychologist licensed in New York and Connecticut with 30+ years of experience treating children, adolescents, parents and adults. As Chief of Pediatric Psychology & Neuropsychology in the Department of Pediatrics, she has expertise in treating the psychological sequela associated with acute and chronic medical conditions as well as treating children with Somatic Symptom Disorders – a mental health condition that causes an individual to experience physical bodily symptoms in response to psychological distress.

Dr. Adler uses an eclectic approach that integrates principles of dynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral, dialectical and emotional regulation therapy to help individuals and their families create a narrative that establishes a healthy balance between the individual identifying, understanding and managing their needs without causing distress around them whether at home, school or with peers.

Psychological Disorders Treated:

  • Depression
  • Emotional Dysregulation Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • OCD
  • Externalizing Behavioral Problems – irritability, disruptive and defiant behaviors
  • ADHD
  • Executive Dysfunctions
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Children of Divorce
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Eating Disorderss
  • Somatoform Disorders – somatization, conversion, illness anxiety and body dysmorphic disorders
  • PANDAS/PANS

Psychological Services Offered:

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Parent Training
  • Regulation Focused Psychotherapy
  • Hypnosis
  • Coordination with Schools for Services

Chief of Psychology and Neuropsychology

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Chief of Pediatric Psychology and Neuropsychology, BCHP Bradhurst Avenue Specialty Office