Dr. Amy Colley is a licensed clinical psychologist with offices in Midtown East Manhattan and Hastings on Hudson, NY, as well as at Wholeview Wellness, an addiction treatment center in Midtown Manhattan. She specializes in the treatment of alcohol and drug addiction, as well as trauma, anxiety, and depression. As the former director of admissions at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine’s Division of Substance Abuse and faculty member at Montefiore Medical Center, Dr. Colley has extensive training and expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of substance use disorders. She is passionate about developing a therapeutic relationship with each client and facilitating healing in a safe, nonjudgmental environment for recovery.
Dr. Colley takes special care in tailoring her approach to the needs of each client. Her techniques are guided both by psychodynamically rooted theories and evidence-based approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and motivational interviewing.
Dr. Colley received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Long Island University. In addition to her work with clients in recovery, she sees individuals with a wide array of challenges, such as depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and adjustment issues. She enjoys working with young adults, college and graduate students, adults, and seniors.
Substance use - Reducing the harmful impact of drugs and alcohol through compassion, collaboration and healthy skills building
Trauma - Addressing childhood trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder and dissociative disorders through safety, trust, and better coping skills
Anxiety - Treating excessive worrying, panic attacks, social anxiety by challenging distorted thinking and developing relaxation techniques
Depression - Providing support and healing of disabling sadness and hopelessness through empathic listening and encouraging self-care
Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and reducing unwanted behavior related to technology, sex, exercise, food, or other people
Amy Colley is accepting clients paying listed fees or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:
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Private Practice, 2010 - Present
Thrive NYC, 2016 - 2018
Albert Einstein of Medicine, 2008 - 2009
Long Island University, PhD, 2001