Remote video therapy sessions offered? Yes
Dr. Dayana Jiménez is a bilingual (English/Spanish) clinical psychologist in Midtown, Manhattan. She provides expert support to a wide-ranging clientele, particularly around major life transitions, when emotions run high, anxious thoughts take over, and loving relationships become contentious. Dr. Jiménez welcomes individuals, families, and couples to her practice, helping each client to reach a greater sense of balance during times of change.
Dr. Jiménez utilizes a skill-based and solution-focused approach, including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). She enjoys supporting parents to help them gain confidence in their parenting, build on the strength of their partner bond, and equip them with the practical daily skills for a more peaceful home. Dr. Jiménez is also highly skilled at working with children and adolescents, looking at the family system as a whole to problem-solve around separation anxiety, school issues, and behavioral challenges.
Dr. Jiménez has years of experience working in the school settings, as well as at New York City's top hospitals, allowing her to connect readily with clients facing challenging times. She received her doctorate from NYU, and is excited to lend her expertise in skill-based therapies to clients across the lifespan.
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing through hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in lifeAddressing underperformance in coursework, school avoidance, and procrastination in addition to challenges surrounding ADHD
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Adolescents - Support coping with and understanding a child’s unique strengths and challenges; strengthening social and communication skills
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or frightening events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing accidents, natural disasters, or sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Family conflict - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Race and cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity
Academic issues - Addressing underperformance in coursework, school avoidance, and procrastination in addition to challenges surrounding ADHD
Dayana Jiménez is not in-network with any insurances.
Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.
Dr. Jiménez can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.
Private Practice, 2003 - Present
Berkeley Carroll School, Lower School Psychologist
Robert Louis Stevenson School, Clinical Director
Columbia Presbyterian, Director of Home-Based Crisis Intervention Program
This weekly group for teenage girls aims to improve self-esteem and promote healthy coping in the face of stressors, such as peer pressure, social media, and schoolwork.