Covid-19 Update: During this time, Dr. Romanoff is offering telemental health therapy through a HIPAA complaint platform.

Dr. Sabrina Romanoff is a Harvard-trained clinical psychologist, researcher, educator, and writer.

About Dr. Sabrina Romanoff

Dr. Sabrina Romanoff is a licensed psychologist in New York City. She earned a doctorate in clinical psychology and has extensive training in the treatment of anxiety, depression, and trauma. She specializes in issues related to relationships, work/academic stress, and life transitions. Her experience includes over a decade of working with people in diverse treatment settings. She has worked with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and groups in large clinics, partial hospitalization programs, psychiatric and medical hospital units, and private practice.

Dr. Romanoff’s research has been presented at the Harvard Medical School Mysell Psychiatry Research Symposium and published in The Journal of Psychiatry Research. She is a professor at Yeshiva University where she teaches clinical psychology doctoral students on principles of group theory and practice.

She serves as a consultant with ten years of experience educating and writing on issues related to psychology and mental health. 

Dr. Romanoff's Background

Dr. Romanoff is an alumnus of formal pre-doctoral training at Harvard Medical School/Cambridge Health Alliance, where she received specialized training within the Outpatient Addiction Service, Psychodynamic Research Center, and emergency and acute psychiatric services. There, she trained in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) at Harvard’s Center for Mindfulness and Compassion. 

She completed the post-doctoral psychology fellowship program at Lenox Hill Hospital/Northwell Health where she received specialized training within the Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Center, Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, and Outpatient Center for Mental Health. Dr. Romanoff also taught and supervised the clinical work of doctoral students in individual and group formats.

Prior to private practice, Dr. Romanoff held clinical positions for several years at New York-Presbyterian Westchester where she worked within the Children’s Unit, Mood Disorders Unit, and Psychotic Disorders Program.

She also held clinical positions at New York-Presbyterian’s Gracie Square Hospital and New York University’s Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis. In these positions, she conducted intake evaluations, individual and group psychotherapy, and intelligence, personality, and neuropsychological assessments.

Dr. Romanoff has extensive experience conducting psychological evaluations and writing medicolegal affidavits documenting evidence of psychological trauma and well-founded fear of persecution for individuals seeking asylum.

In this capacity, she has worked with the Harvard Student Human Rights Collaborative (HSHRC), New York University’s Physicians for Human Rights Asylum Program, and the Ferkauf Program for Political Asylum Seekers in collaboration with the Cardozo Law Institute in Holocaust and Human Rights (CLIHHR) and the Weill Cornell Center for Human Rights (WCCHR) programs.

Education and Experience Highlights

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northwell Health’s Lenox Hill Hospital
Clinical Fellow, Harvard Medical School
Pre-Doctoral Intern, Harvard's Cambridge Health Alliance
Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology, Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, American Psychological Association (APA) Accredited Doctoral Program
Master of Arts in Psychology, Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, George Washington University

Selected Publications and Presentations

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