Patient Services

Individual Counseling, Psychotherapy, CBT, Life Coaching, and Mindfulness for

  • Adults facing life changes: marriage, divorce, new baby, aging parents, or empty-nesting

  • Adults coping with anxiety, depression, new medical diagnosis, chronic medical conditions, physical disability, LGBTQ issues, posttraumatic stress disorder, uncontrollable worry, or chronic loneliness.

  • Adults seeking to improve communication skills, relationship skills, or positive parenting.

What to Expect

  • A detailed interview in the first session to gather information about your life and how the problem fits into it.

  • Weekly 45 minute sessions to help you move from feeling stuck to living the life that you envision.

Health Psychology for adults who want to improve physical health.

What to Expect

  • An in-depth examination of factors contributing to physical illness or chronic medical conditions.

  • A plan, created together by both of us, that moves you to sustainable lifestyle changes in activity levels, social connections, stress management, and sleeping and eating patterns.

  • An increased sense of motivation and accountability, which will help you stick to the plan.

Neuropsychological Assessment for adults 18-64 years old, concerned about (This service is not available currently.)

  • Cognitive changes for no known reason.

  • Cognitive changes after head trauma such as in a car accident or a fall.

  • Cognitive changes after medical treatments such as chemotherapy.

What to Expect

  • A detailed interview to gather information about the cognitive changes that concern you.

  • Several hours of testing based on questions, paper-pencil tasks, and table-top puzzles to analyze the changes that concern you most.

  • A 30 minute feedback session.

  • A written summary of test results and clinical recommendations.

Limited Cognitive Assessment for adults contesting denial of long-term care insurance based on cognitive function. (This service is not available currently.)

What to Expect

  • 1 hour of questions, paper-pencil tasks, and table-top puzzles.

  • A report for your long-term care insurance company.

For a free phone consultation

Call: 732-246-3759
Email: DrElissaKaplan@gmail.com