Dr. Gena Gorlin is a Clinical Psychologist in Midtown, Manhattan who offers both in-person therapy, teletherapy, and telecoaching to clients living in NY. She specializes in depression, anxiety disorders, including Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) and social anxiety, life transitions, identity development, academic and career challenges, and relationships.
Dr. Gorlin sees a wide range of clients, including teens, college students and young adults, couples, families, parents, and adults across the lifespan. Many of her clients are navigating major life transitions or coming-of-age issues, including figuring out who they are and what they value. She also helps clients tackle the psychological challenges inherent in pursuing ambitious and innovative life ventures, whether in their professional or personal lives.
Dr. Gorlin helps her clients learn to regulate their emotions and overcome challenges by utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and other scientifically-based approaches, including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), insight-oriented therapy, Schema Therapy, and mindfulness practices.
Dr. Gorlin is her clients’ biggest cheerleader, but she also challenges them to look at things from a different perspective and aim higher. Her office is located near Grand Central.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Motivation - Creating a game plan to find the right resources to regain clarity and motivation in academics and work; understanding the components of motivation (e.g. setting goals, overcoming internal and external blocks to motivation, anticipating future rewards)
Unconstructive thinking patterns - Works with clients to address unconstructive thinking patterns and implement different coping mechanisms
Academic challenges - Addressing underperformance in coursework, school avoidance, and procrastination
Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying goals and steps to building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance
Identity development - Understanding, accepting, and strengthening one’s sense of self through the exploration of family, work, and personal values
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Gena Gorlin is not in-network with any insurances.
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Private Psychotherapy and Coaching Practice, 2017 - Present
Yeshiva University Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Assistant Professor, 2018 - Present
Boston University, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CARD), Postdoctoral Fellow, 2016 - 2018
Brown University, Clinical Psychology Resident, 2015 - 2016
University of Virginia, PhD, 2016
Tufts University, BS in Psychology and Philosophy, 2008