She/Her/HersPsychologist, PhD Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Dr. Michelle Crimins is a clinical psychologist with offices in Union Square and Rye, New York. For over 20 years she has specialized in helping individuals navigate important relationships and achieve career goals, especially during times of stress and transition. Part of her expertise also includes working with young adults as they solidify their identities, strengthen relationships, and become financially independent. Her extensive background in child/adolescent development informs this work and also uniquely positions her to offer guidance in all stages of parenthood.
Dr. Crimins combines a variety of treatment modalities to best meet the needs of her clients, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), mindfulness, relational therapy, and psychodynamic therapy. Her integrated approach is individualized for each client, as are the goals and pace of therapy. She believes that growth and change are fostered by a safe, nonjudgmental space met by mutual curiosity.
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
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
Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Michelle Crimins is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 17 years
Private Practice, 2009 - Present
New York State Psychiatric Institute, 2005 - 2010
Columbia University Medical Center, 2000 - 2009
Youth Counseling League, 2006 - 2007
LIU Brooklyn, PhD, 2007
Barnard College, BA, 2000
New York: 017853