Dr. Debra O’Shea is a psychologist in Midtown East, Manhattan. The majority of Dr. O’Shea’s clients are high-functioning, high-achieving individuals in their teens, 20s, and 30s. Her clients struggle with general anxiety, daily stressors, public speaking, and performance anxiety.
Dr. O’Shea’s approach integrates Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) with insight work designed to help clients learn why they do the things they do. Her style is both warm, compassionate, and straightforward. Working together, she helps her clients overcome their perfectionism, worry less and make lasting changes to better their lives.
In addition to her work with individuals, Dr. O’Shea supports couples during moments when their relationship is tested, helping them learn to communicate with truthful compassion. Her background is varied as she has over 20 years of experience working with children, teens and adults in schools, college counseling centers, major medical centers and private practice. She is passionate about the work she does and enjoys working with both individuals and couples.