Hadar  Schwartz

Hadar Schwartz

Psychologist, PhD

Accepting new clients for morning & daytime appointments in Upper West Side practice (updated December 03, 2019)

Accepting new clients for morning & daytime appointments in Murray Hill practice (updated December 03, 2019)


Specialties & Expertise

  • Couples counseling
  • College student mental health
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Sexual harassment & assault
  • Life transitions

Professional statement

Dr. Hadar Schwartz is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in private practice on the Upper West Side and in Midtown Manhattan. She specializes in anxiety, couples counseling, depression, college and graduate student mental health, and life transitions. She has particular interest and expertise in working with individuals in emergency medicine and with those who have experienced interpersonal trauma, including sexual assault and harassment.

In her work with individuals, Dr. Schwartz thoughtfully and compassionately engages with individuals as they wrestle with self-doubt, painful experiences, and confusion about identity. She understands the value of the therapeutic relationship in helping individuals build more meaningful, fulfilling, and genuine connections with themselves, with others, and with their work.

As an EFT-trained couples therapist, Dr. Schwartz employs these same techniques in her work with couples. She provides the space for open, honest, and responsive interactions between partners. Dr. Schwartz’s style is warm, authentic, and collaborative. She aims to help individuals gain greater self-awareness and self-compassion, empowering them to understand their relational needs and gain the tools to meet them. She looks forward to meeting you.


Message to clients

I know that it can be hard to consider starting therapy. But in looking at this profile, you have already taken the first step. When you're ready, please reach out. I look forward to meeting you, understanding your struggles, and creating a plan to help you achieve your goals.


Specialties

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

College student mental health - Specialized strategies for common issues of young adulthood, including school and career stressors, support around healthy relationships, existential concerns, drug or alcohol issues, eating disorders, and anxiety and/or depression.

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

Sexual harassment & assault - Caring support along the pathway to safety, wellbeing, and healing for survivors of sexual abuse and assault

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress


General expertise


Insurance

Hadar Schwartz 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: $250 (45min)
  • Sliding scale: $200 - $250
  • Couples sessions: $300 (60min)

Therapist's note

Dr. Schwartz 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

308 West 104th Street

Suite 1B

New York, NY 10025

Hours
  • Mon 7:00am-4:00pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri 7:00am-4:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Murray Hill practice

295 Madison Avenue

#707

New York, NY 10017

Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed 7:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2016 - Present

Sacred Spaces, Trainer & Policy Specialist, 2018 - Present

Monroe College Counseling Center, Associate Director, 2017 - 2019

Columbia University Counseling & Psychological Services, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015 - 2016


Languages

  • English

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