PhD— psychotherapy and clinical psychology
David J. Corriss, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist and certified school psychologist. He provides neuropsychological and personality testing providing diagnostic clarification as well as a deeper understanding of one’s unique cognitive and personality patterns and social and emotional capacities in order to develop an effective treatment plan. He also offers psychotherapy aimed at changing the interaction between a person’s psychological life and situational factors which can lead to mental health symptoms, such as depression, anxiety and interpersonal difficulties.
Diagnoses assessed include many psychiatric and psychological disorders including, but not limited to: ADHD, Autism, Social Anxiety, Generalized Anxiety, Mood Disorders, and Schizophrenia. Neuropsychological and Psychological Testing are offered for individuals from the ages of 6 and up.
His psychotherapeutic approach entails identifying how a person’s tries to master conflicted emotional states and then focus on the alleviation of negative emotions as well as focus on the development of positive emotions and adaptive coping strategies to then live a happier, more fulfilling life. Therapy for ages 12 and up.
He earned his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York. His clinical training occurred at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, White Plains, New York.