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Weill Cornell Psychiatry Specialty Center
315 East 62nd Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10065
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(646) 962-2820
Weill Cornell Psychiatry at NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester Division
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605
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914-997-4381

Personal Statement

Dimitris Kiosses, PhD is an Associate Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine and an Associate Attending Psychologist at New York Presbyterian Hospital.  His areas of interest are psychotherapies for adults with depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, and interpersonal difficulties.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • General Psychiatry
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Expertise

  • Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Depression
  • Marital Therapy
  • Dementia

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [NYPH Employees Only]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource

Qualifications

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Adelphi University, 1999
  • M.A., Adelphi University, 1994

Honors & Awards

HONORS

2004 AAPG/NIMH Summer Research Institute for Geriatric Psychiatry

2009 Advanced Research Institute (ARI) in Geriatric Mental Health

 

RESEARCH AWARDS

2006 K23 National Institute of Health
Treating Depressed, Cognitively Impaired Elders.

2005 Mental Health Initiative (MINT)
A Home-Delivered Treatment for Elderly Depressed with Cognitive Impairment and Disability.

2002 NARSAD Young Investigator Award Kiosses
Compensatory strategies for depressed patients with executive dysfunction and disability. 

2002 Junior Investigator Award
Cornell Wright Center for Aging Research and Clinical Practice
Utilizing compensatory strategies for elderly depressed with cognitive impairment and disability.

Biography

Dr. Dimitris Kiosses completed his undergraduate degree at Tufts University and received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies of Adelphi University. He completed his internship at Hillside Hospital-Long Island Jewish Medical Center and has been working at the Cornell Institute for Geriatric Psychiatry since 1997. Dr. Kiosses is a NY State licensed psychologist and has been trained in Cognitive Therapy at the Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research. He is certified in Problem Solving Therapy and Supportive Psychotherapy.

Dr. Kiosses' research focuses on the development of psychosocial interventios for middle-aged and older adults with depression, suicidal ideation, chronic pain or cognitive impairment. He has developed psychosocial interventions for vulnerable patients, including patients who have been hospitalized for suicidal ideation or suicide attempt, patients with major depression and cognitive impairment, patients with negative emotions and chronic pain, and patients who have been discharged after ECT treatment. His research has been supported by grants from the National Institute of Mental Health, National Institute on Aging, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Brain and Research Foundation, and Alzheimer's Association. 

His offices are located in Manhattan and in White Plains.

Please call (646) 962-2820 or (914) 997-4381 for more information or to make an appointment.