Goksin Ozkarahan, Psychiatrist in New York, New York — Zencare
Goksin  Ozkarahan
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Goksin Ozkarahan

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Adult Psychiatrist, MD
New York Accepting Online
Flatiron District Not Accepting In-person
Updated May 5, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Life transitions
  • Depression
  • Physical wellness
  • Insomnia & sleep issues

Professional statement

Dr. Ozkarahan is a Board-Certified Psychiatrist with multiple fitness and nutrition credentials by the National Academy of Sports Medicine including as a Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Nutrition Coach. In her virtual psychiatry practice, she treats young adults (ages 20s through 40s) struggling with depression, anxiety, stress, relationships, body image / eating issues, adjustment difficulties, life transitions, loss, insomnia, panic, OCD, and the challenges of academic & professional lives. Dr. Ozkarahan offers online psychotherapy, medications when needed, and lifestyle psychiatry treatments through a holistic, action-oriented, and problem-solving model.

With a warm, practical, and conversational approach to psychotherapy for every patient, she prescribes medication gently and only when necessary. Dr. Ozkarahan's extensive training by the National Academy of Sports Medicine, regarded as the most respected leader in fitness certification, enables her to incorporate lifestyle-oriented coaching on physical exercise, nutrition, yoga, meditation, sleep optimization, and motivational support. As a fitness athlete and lifestyle psychiatrist, she aims to help her patients solve problems, find solutions, and tend to all aspects of their health.

Dr. Ozkarahan earned her medical degree (MD) from New York Medical College as Valedictorian and completed her adult psychiatry residency training at NYU Langone Health / Bellevue Hospital Center. Following her residency, Dr. Ozkarahan completed advanced training in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU School of Medicine where she interviews applicants to the medical school annually. For several years, she worked as a psychiatrist on the Student Mental Health Service of Columbia University Medical Center where she treated graduate & professional students in the health sciences who were struggling with the emotional demands of higher education.

Dr. Ozkarahan's unique combination of credentials empower her to treat the whole person -- body and mind.


Message to clients

Hi, I'm Dr. Ozkarahan, and I'm a Board-Certified Psychiatrist treating young adults in the 20s through 40s age range who live in New York State. Please refer to my video for a quick summary of who I am and what I offer. As an out-of-network psychiatrist, patients pay my full session fee up front and submit my receipts to their insurance company to get reimbursed.

For details about my fees and to schedule a video consultation, please email me. I'm quick & responsive and will give a clear explanation of this whole process. I'll also provide a handout with specific questions to ask your insurance to find out about your reimbursement rates. I look forward to hearing from 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)

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

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

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Physical wellness - Improving the quality of one's life through exploring and expanding healthy and balanced eating, sleeping, and exercise routines; strengthening self-care and stress management skills

Insomnia & sleep issues - Exploring ways to improve sleep patterns, develop healthy sleep hygiene, master relaxation techniques, manage stressors, reduce worrying, and address insomnia




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Goksin Ozkarahan is not in-network with any insurances.

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


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $420 (45min)
  • Initial session: $440 (60min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
Therapist's note

My standard ongoing session rate is between $420-$500 for 45 minutes. Your first 6 months with me are at a discounted rate to help you ease into the out-of-network reimbursement process with insurance.


Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 2:15pm - 6:45pm
  • Tue 2:15pm -7:00pm
  • Wed 5:45pm - 7:45pm
  • Thu 2:15pm - 7:00pm
  • Fri 4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Flatiron District practice
2 East 28th Street, Suite 251, New York, New York 10016
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 14 years

G. Ozkarahan, M.D., P.C., President and CEO of Solo Psychiatric Practice, 2008 - Present
NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor, 2021 - Present
NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Clinical Instructor, 2014 - 2021
Student Mental Health Service of Columbia University Medical Center, Student Mental Health Psychiatrist, 2008 - 2014

Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training & Research, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, 2010
NYU Langone Health / Bellevue Hospital Center, General Adult Psychiatry Residency, 2008
New York Medical College, M.D., 2004


Licensure

New York: 237100


Languages

English