Jo Hariton
Language: English
Gender: Female
Social Work/Payne Whitney Westchester
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605
P: (914) 997-5957
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Personal Statement

Jo Hariton, PhD is on the faculty in the Child and Adolescent Division in Westchester. She currently runs the Social Skills Training Program for Children and Adolescents, teaches group therapy, supervises students, and has a private practice where she sees children, adolescents and adults. Her clinical interests include individual psychotherapy for the treatment of Anxiety Disorders, Asperger's Disorder, and ADHD. She has an interest in parenting skills, and the treatment of children of divorce.

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  • Adolescent Psychotherapy
  • General Psychiatry
  • Child Psychotherapy
  • Adult Psychiatry
  • Child and Adolescent Psychology
  • Psychiatry
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Depression
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Children of Divorce
  • Parenting Issues
  • Adolescent and Childhood Disorders
  • Mood Disorder

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]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource


  • Ph.D., New York University, 1992
  • M.S.W., Columbia University, 1973

Honors and Awards


NASW Westchester Award: Distinguished Service to the Profession, March, 2009

Teacher of the Year Award, Psychology Postdoctoral fellows, NYPH, Payne Whitney Weschester, June, 2007



Professional Associate
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Social Work in Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Dr. Hariton's undergraduate degree is from Goucher College. She received her Masters Degree in Social Work from Columbia University, and her Ph.D. in clinical social work from N.Y.U. She has also completed Psychoanalytic Training from the Postgraduate Center for Mental Health.

She is a Certified Group Psychotherapist and serves on the Board of Directors of the Westchester Group Psychotherapy Society. She has presented her work at national meetings and has written articles for professional journals and chapters in books on Group Therapy for children and adolescents.

She is listed in Who's Who in America, and Who's Who of American Women.

Office hours are:

Monday-Thursday | 8:15am to 7:30pm

Friday | 8:15am to 6:00pm

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