Dr. Cathleen McEvoy earned her doctorate at Alfred University in 2013. She received a Master's of Arts (M.A.) degree and a Certificate of Advanced Study (C.A.S.) in School Psychology, both from Alfred University. She is a New York State Licensed Psychologist and a New York State Certified and Nationally Certified School Psychologist. She attended the University of Vermont in Burlington, VT where she completed her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Psychology. Dr. McEvoy has been working in a local suburban school district since 2009. In addition to the public school, she has experience working in a residential setting for adults with developmental disabilities, as well as a private school for children and adolescents with significant learning disabilities, neurological impairments and other developmental disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorders. She has provided training to professionals and parents in functional behavior assessment (FBA), positive behavioral supports, and response to intervention. Dr. McEvoy provides a general therapeutic approach and psychological/educational evaluation services for children, adolescents, and families. SHe has extensive experience in completing comprehensive diagnostic assessments, consultation, and intervention planning. This includes assessing ADHD, anxiety, depression, and educationally-based disabilities. In addition, she has extensive experience in behavioral consultation and assessment with both parents and educational teams concerning challenging behaviors. She has experience utilizing play therapy approaches with preschool age and young children. She is interested in working collaboratively with families and schools to help support school-age children and adolescents in their treatment. She is a member of the National Association of School Psychologists.
Dr. McEvoy accepts the following insurances: Blue Shield of Northeastern NY, Capital District Physicians Health Plan, and Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Private pay options are also available. Dr. McEvoy is typically in the office Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00am-4:30pm.
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Dr. Catherine Michaels is a New York State Licensed Psychologist, who earned her doctorate (Psy.D.) in School Psychology at the University at Albany, State University of New York in 2013. She received a Certificate of Advanced Study (C.A.S.) in School Psychology and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Educational Psychology and Methodology at the University at Albany. Prior to that, Dr. Michaels attended Teachers College, Columbia University, where she earned a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Psychology in Education. She completed her undergraduate education at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. Dr. Michaels has worked with individuals ranging in age from 3 through 65 in a variety of settings, including community-based services, public schools, and a residential treatment facility for adolescents with emotional and behavioral difficulties. Dr. Michaels has significant experience providing psychological services for children and adolescents who present with a wide range of needs, including but not limited to, anxiety, depression, learning difficulties, ADHD, and challenges with behavioral regulation. In addition, she has extensive experience in behavioral consultation/assessment of challenging behaviors, and specialized training working with children and youth who are survivors of trauma. Dr. Michaels provides therapeutic and psychological/educational evaluation services for children, adolescents, adults, and families. She utilizes a strength-based approach and enjoys working collaboratively with families and school staff to enhance students’ well-being. Dr. Michaels is a member of the American Psychological Association.
Dr. Michaels accepts the following insurances: Blue Shield of Northeastern NY, Capital District Physicians Health Plan, and Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Private pay options are also available. Dr. Michaels is in the office on Mondays from 10:00am-4:30pm.
Joshua Gelber, LCSW-R is a New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker and certified school social worker who has been providing counseling services to children, adolescents, and adults for more than twenty years. Josh earned his Master's degree in Social Work from Hunter College, School of Social Work and completed his bachelor's degree in psychology from the University at Albany. Josh has worked with diverse populations in a range of settings including schools, foster care, and private agencies. Josh has extensive training and expertise working with behavioral regulation difficulties, post-traumatic-stress-disorder (PTSD), crisis-management, anxiety, interpersonal and school-related issues such as bullying and special education needs. Josh has a person-centered approach and utilizes cognitive-behavioral therapy, play therapy, skills building and creative activities to build upon his clients' strengths. He has earned a reputation for kindness, concern and good humor among the many individuals and families with whom he has worked.
Josh accepts the following insurances: Blue Shield of Northeastern NY, Capital District Physicians Health Plan, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Private pay options are also available. Although hours may vary, Josh is typically in the office on Monday and Wednesday from 10:00am-6:00pm and on Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00am-8:00pm.
Dr. Corrina Duvall is a Licensed Psychologist and Certified School Psychologist whose therapy work includes assisting children and adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and/or Anxiety Disorders, adjustment issues, providing parenting support and guidance, and improving interpersonal skills. She received her doctoral degree in School Psychology from the University at Albany in 2009. Dr. Duvall also conducts psychoeducational and psychological evaluations to identify learning challenges and to evaluate numerous mental health conditions including, but not limited to, ADHD, Bipolar Disorder and Anxiety Disorders. She has taught courses in social-emotional-behavioral and academic assessment, published work on assessing home and family dynamics, and presented nationally on a number of topics, including assessing anxiety and implementing positive behavior supports. Dr. Duvall is known and respected for her knowledge of the special education system in schools. She approaches all of her work with compassion and an openness to understanding all paths in life that people may choose.
Dr. Duvall accepts the following insurances: Blue Shield of Northeaster NY, Capital District Physicians Health Plan, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Private Pay options are also available. Although hours may vary, Dr. Duvall is typically in the office Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am-2:00pm.
Dr. Jennifer Rickert received her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Doctorate in School Psychology from the University at Albany. Dr. Rickert is a practicing school psychologist and has worked with individuals age 5 through 21 and their families. In addition to working in the public school setting, she has experience working at a residential treatment facility for students with behavioral disorders and a private school for children and adolescents with significant learning disabilities and other developmental disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorders. Dr. Rickert has co-led parent trainings and offered counseling groups for children with a wide range of emotional and behavioral needs. She is experienced in conducting psychoeducational evaluations for students with learning challenges and behavioral regulation difficulties. Dr. Rickert enjoys working collaboratively with school staff and parents in the development and implementation of school and home-based interventions.
Dr. Rickert accepts the following insurances: Blue Shield of Northeastern NY, Capital District Physicians Health Plan, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Private pay options are also available. Dr. Rickert is typically in the office Monday evenings.