ARIELLE FREEDBERG, PSYD
Dr. Arielle Freedberg is a licensed clinical psychologist in New York and Connecticut. She specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and mindfulness approaches for treating mood and anxiety disorders in adults, and also works with couples. She uses these approaches to help individuals navigate life transitions and challenges including reproductive and perinatal mental health issues, identity conflict, relationship difficulties, chronic health problems, and more. In addition to being trained in a variety of evidence based interventions such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, she has also acquired specialized training in perinatal mental health, fertility, and third party reproduction. She has an interest in working with artists and performers pursuing a creative lifestyle. She also treats clients with various manifestations of OCD using Exposure and Response Prevention. Dr. Freedberg is an LGBTQ affirmative therapist.
Dr. Freedberg received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, and spent her internship year working with students at UCSB Counseling Services. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at Sarah Lawrence College Health Services. Over the years she has practiced in group practices that specialize in both CBT and DBT, and more recently in her own private CBT practice. Having been intensively trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, she incorporates mindfulness and skills based approaches to emotion regulation throughout her work with clients.