DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHOLOGY

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides direct clinical services and outreach programs including consultation and educational activities. Psychologists provide psychological assessment, consultation, intervention to a broad range of age groups and people with a variety of psychological challenges. Assessment includes psychological testing, neuropsychological testing, and diagnostic interviewing. Intervention modalities include time limited and long term individual, group, couple and family psychotherapy. Offers specialized intervention programs including: cognitive-behavior group therapy for anxiety disorders, pain management, support groups for parents and children (with specific disorders), men and women's groups, psychotherapy for Spanish speaking patients, groups for people with substance abuse/psychological problems, and time limited dynamic psychotherapy for relationship issues and depressive problems. Also provides a 24 hour psychiatric emergency room.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameNyapati Rao, MD
Contact's PositionChairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology
Physical Site Address 12201 Hempstead Turnpike
Physical Site City, State, ZipEast Meadow, NY 11554
Mailing Address 12201 Hempstead Turnpike
Mailing City, State, ZipEast Meadow, NY 11554
Main Phone(516)572-6511
Other Phone(516)572-4775 (Psychiatric Emergency Dept)
Web Addresswww.nuhealth.net
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMay17
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
This Program: DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHOLOGY
Affiliated Services: DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHOLOGY