Therapy Matters is a comprehensive private clinical practice for patients seeking diagnosis and treatment to cope effectively with anxiety, depression and behavioral disorders.

Therapy provides clients with practical and powerful skills to reduce stress and to improve overall functioning. Therapy is conducted on both a long and short term basis. Sessions last 50 minutes and are usually weekly.

Across from the Empire State Building, our practice offers an empirically tested, research-backed, confidential, caring and collaborative approach to help overcome a range of mental health issues, including:

  • Abuse (emotional or physical)
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Loss
  • Career/Job Stress
  • Caretaker Stress
  • Chronic Illness
  • Confidence Issues/Low Self Esteem
  • Divorce
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Medication Compliance
  • OCD
  • Parenting Issues
  • Personal Development
  • Phobias
  • PTSD
  • Public Speaking
  • Relationship Difficulties
  • Shyness
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse

All treatment is supervised by Shiphra Bakhchi, Ph.D, a licensed clinical psychologist with degrees from Columbia University, New York University, and Masters and Doctoral degrees in psychology from Yeshiva University at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Dr. Bakhchi has extensive training and experience in the treatment of depression, stress management, and anxiety disorders, and has helped her patients cope effectively with chronic illness.

A professional code of ethics is strictly adhered to regarding therapist/patient confidentiality.