Rachel Goldman, Ph.D.
Psychology
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Rachel Goldman, Ph.D.

Psychology

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About

Personal Statement

Rachel Goldman, Ph.D. is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with expertise in evidence-based interventions for children and adolescents exhibiting anxiety and mood difficulties. She also has specialization in pediatric psychology and the use of cognitive behavioral interventions for children with acute and chronic medical illnesses. She is a member of the Pediatric OCD, Anxiety and Tic Disorders Program (POCAT) at Weill Cornell Medicine and provides cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and exposure response prevention (ERP) for children and adolescents with anxiety and related disorders. In conjunction with pediatric services, Dr. Goldman provides parenting interventions to teach necessary skills for parents to best support their child. She offers individual and group therapy, diagnostic assessments and consultation.

Specialties and Expertise

Specialties

  • Child and Adolescent Psychology

Expertise

  • Parenting
  • Psychotherapy
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Selective Mutism
  • Specific Phobias
  • Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy
  • Depression

Biography

Dr. Rachel Goldman completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at New York University and earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with Health Emphasis from Yeshiva University, where she conducted research and clinical training in evidence-based interventions for children, adolescents and adults. Dr. Goldman completed her clinical internship training at Northwell Health LIJ Medical Center and Cohen’s Children’s Medical Center. She has trained across a variety of clinical settings including inpatient, partial hospitalization, and outpatient services, and additionally has received formal training in a wide array of treatment modalities, including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) and Trauma-Focused CBT (TF-CBT). Following her clinical internship, she completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Weill Cornell Medical College, where she joined the Pediatric OCD, Anxiety and Tic Disorders Program to develop a specialization in the treatment of pediatric anxiety disorders. She is currently in her second year of fellowship and plans to continue expanding services for children, adolescents and parents.

Research

Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

 New Yorker of the Week, November 2019
 New York Yankees HOPE Week Honoree, June 2019
 Presidential Community Service Award, June 2019
 Katz Institute for Women’s Health Award, November 2018
 Graduate Student Assistantship Scholarship, June 2018
 Graduate Student Merit Based Award, September 2014

Credentials

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Psychologist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology in Clinical Psychiatry - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • Ph.D., Yeshiva University, 2019
  • M.A., Yeshiva University, 2015
  • B.A., New York University, 2013

Insurance

Insurance Plans Accepted

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