About Dr. Saltzman

I am a licensed psychologist with two decades of experience helping adults, couples and families overcome difficulties that interfere with their success and happiness.  Having worked in some of the top hospitals and clinical facilities in New York City, I have a breadth of expertise that enables me to address a range of psychological and behavioral concerns and to tailor treatment strategies to best meet your individual needs.


New York State Licensed Psychologist: License Number 017651


New York University, M.A. and Psy.D.
Cornell University, B.A.

Select Clinical Experiences:

Over the course of my career I have worked in a variety of clinical settings including:

Independent private practice
Independent and public schools in NYC

Columbia University Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital:

  • School-Based Mental Health Program
  • Pediatric Psychiatry Crisis Clinic

Kings County Hospital Center
Bronx Children’s Psychiatric Center
The Karen Horney Clinic
Educational Records Bureau (ERB)

Services Offered:

I address issues that affect people from childhood through adulthood, and I currently work with a significant population of young adults.  Services include individual, couples and family psychotherapy, parent counseling, and consultation to schools and other agencies.  I also offer referrals to psychiatrists in cases where psychopharmacology might be helpful to manage symptoms.

I work with people on a wide range of issues including, but not limited to:

Relationship Difficulties
Family Difficulties
Depression/Mood Disorders
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Social Anxiety
Life Transitions/Adjustments
Job Stress
School Stress
Academic Difficulties
Learning Disorders
Eating Disorders
Trauma and/or Loss
Sexual Abuse
Physical Abuse
Emotional Abuse
Parenting Challenges