n

About me

Hello, I’m Dr. Shah!  Are you feeling overwhelmed, stuck, and feel ready to learn how to strengthen your coping skills to better yourself? Using an integrative and strength-based approach, in treatment, my clinical specialties include treating clients with anxiety, depression, acute and chronic pain, trauma, sleep disturbances, grief and loss, anger and stress management, relationship stress, and caregiver distress (including caregivers of loved ones with TBI, dementia). The goal in treatment is to become the best version of yourself.

Within our larger South Asian community, my goal is to both raise awareness to and reduce stigma associated with seeking psychotherapy, and explore the emotional challenges faced by many South Asians attempting to balance Western and Eastern philosophies of living and the impact on physical and emotional wellbeing.  As we each learn to adapt to cultural globalization moderated by social media and the like, it is becoming increasingly important for us to stay connected while learning to preserve each of our individual identities, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

Please email me if you are interested in scheduling a complimentary phone/video consultation.  I look forward to hearing from you! **Telehealth guidelines noteaccepting new NY/NJ clients.**

Qualifications & Practice Details

License Number: 023026

License State/Territory: NEW YORK

Additional Credentials:

Rutgers University - Masters in Biomedical Science 

University of Indianapolis - Masters and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology 

Brooklyn Veterans Hospital - APA Accredited Geropsychology Fellowship

Prescribe Medication: No

Practical Details

Languages
Gujrati
English
Types of Clients
Adults
Older Adults
Session Types
Online
Phone
Specialities

Health psychology, medical issues, anxiety, depression, trauma, family issues, intergenerational family conflict, adjustment issues, relational issues, ethnic identity, older adult/geriatric South Asian American issues, self-concept, multicultural issues, trauma, racism, social justice, grief/loss, colorism/caste discrimination, chronic pain, insomnia, cognitive issues (dementia, TBI, stroke), caregiver burden

Leave a Review

Guests are not allowed to post a review. Please log in to review.

'You, First'

RESERVE YOUR PLACE

Reserve your place for our acclaimed digital self-care package, You, First. You'll receive a themed mental health workbook, journal prompts, reading lists more each month. 

Registrations open on the 1st of each month for 24 hours. Spaces are limited.

RESERVE YOUR PLACE

You have Successfully Subscribed!