Dr. Feiden is a New York State licensed psychologist (#020219). She specializes in working with young children and their families, and is formally trained in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT). Dr. Feiden also provides neuropsychological testing for children and teens.
After receiving her undergraduate degree in Psychology from McGill University, Dr. Feiden went on to receive a graduate degree in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in children and adolescents from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, an APA accredited program. She completed her internship and postdoctoral fellowship at Andrus Children’s Center in Westchester, NY. There, she completed the training as a PCIT therapist with a within-agency trainer.
Dr. Feiden has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families who have a wide range of emotional and behavioral disorders including but not limited to: anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, and disruptive behavioral disorders. She has experience providing treatment in a number of different settings including community mental health centers, partial hospitalization programs, and in private practice. She also has experience in leading groups for children, adolescents and families focusing on improving social skills, emotional regulation, self-concept, and the parent-child relationship. Dr. Feiden’s experience in neuropsychological testing includes children and teenagers with learning disabilities, social-emotional difficulties, executive function deficits, depression, ADHD and anxiety.
In addition to being formally trained in PCIT, Dr. Feiden is also trained in cognitive behavioral therapy, and play therapy. Dr. Feiden takes an integrative approach to treatment and views each client as a unique individual and bases her treatment approach on specific client needs, symptoms, and goals.