George  Sachs

George Sachs

Psychologist, PsyD

Accepting new clients for evening, daytime, & weekend appointments in Upper West Side practice (updated December 15, 2019)

Offers Online Therapy

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • ADHD
  • Career counseling
  • Relationships

Professional statement

Dr. George Sachs is a Clinical Psychologist in New York City who specializes in relationship issues, anxiety, depression, trauma, and the testing and treatment of ADD/ADHD. His practice is open to clients across the lifespan.

Dr. Sachs cares deeply about each of his clients and has the utmost respect and compassion for the unique stressors and strengths inherent to each individual who walks in his door.  He uses a collaborative active style, working with the client to empower understanding, growth, and healing.  He fosters a therapeutic relationship that focuses on re-establishing emotional strength & well-being, addressing personal and familial relationship concerns, and most importantly regaining self-esteem & confidence.

Dr. Sachs specializes in working with young adults who are struggling with establishing both career and primary relationships. He will help you understand your role in creating a healthy, trusting relationship that can stand the test of time. He also supports young adults with career issues, helping you to achieve your goals, while establishing a healthy work-life balance.


Message to clients

Are you feeling stuck, or not quite sure how to move things forward? This feeling can apply to relationship, career, or your goals. The decision to begin treatment is a gesture of courage and hope. Together, we will explore your concerns, and look for ways to navigate any obstacles or self-defeating patterns getting in the way of reaching your full potential. We will work toward a more open, creative and authentic you.


Specialties

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

Grief - Working through sadness and loss to create a foundation for change

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying goals and steps to building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating


General expertise


Insurance

George Sachs is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $295 (50min)
  • Initial session: $295 (50min)

Therapist's note

Dr. Sachs can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Remote video therapy sessions offered? Yes

Upper West Side practice

235 West 76th Street

New York, NY 10023

Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2010 - Present
Cook County Stroger Hospital, 2008 - 2009
Mt. Sinai Hospital, 2007 - 2008
Emory University, BA, 1990


Languages

  • English

Therapy Groups

George  Sachs
Adult ADD Productivity & Support Group

This weekly virtual group provides the opportunity for adults with ADD to get support from others and develop skills to improve overall functioning and productivity.

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