Our Staff

Each member of our clinical staff is exceptionally trained in the application of Cognitive Behavioral treatments for anxiety disorders and many other concerns. In addition, individual clinical team members have special strengths and areas of expertise, as outlined below. Our collaborative, team-based approach makes us uniquely suited to provide compassionate, specialized care for adults, adolescents and children presenting with a variety of problems.

David H. Rosmarin, PhD, ABPP

David H. Rosmarin, PhD, ABPP

David H. Rosmarin, PhD, ABPP is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and Founder/Director of the Center for Anxiety. He is a board certified psychologist,…

Marcia Kimeldorf, PhD

Marcia Kimeldorf, PhD

Marcia Kimeldorf, PhD (Manhattan and Brooklyn offices) is a Supervising Clinical Psychologist and the Director of Clinical Services at the Center for Anxiety. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology…

Perella Perlstein, PsyD

Perella Perlstein, PsyD

Perella Perlstein, PsyD (Brooklyn Office) is a supervising clinical psychologist at the Center for Anxiety. She received her doctorate in clinical and school psychology from Hofstra University, and has completed…

Laura Vraney, PsyD

Laura Vraney, PsyD

Laura Vraney, PsyD (Rockland Office) is a supervising clinical psychologist at the Center for Anxiety. She completed her doctorate in clinical psychology at Illinois School of Professional Psychology, and a…

Becca Brodoff, PsyD

Becca Brodoff, PsyD

Becca Brodoff, PsyD (Brooklyn Office) is a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Anxiety. She received her masters and doctoral degrees in clinical psychology with a specialization in school psychology…

Yoni Sobin, PsyD

Yoni Sobin, PsyD

Yoni Sobin, PsyD (Brooklyn Office) is a Clinical Psychologist at the Center for Anxiety. He received his doctorate in clinical psychology from the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva…

Anouk Allart, PhD

Anouk Allart, PhD

Anouk Allart, PhD (Brooklyn Office) is a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Anxiety. She received her doctoral degree (PhD) in clinical psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and recently completed…

Rebecca Holczer, PsyD

Rebecca Holczer, PsyD

Rebecca Holczer, PsyD (Rockland County Office), is a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Anxiety. She received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from La Salle University in Philadelphia, and…

Thanos Nioplias, MA

Thanos Nioplias, MA

Thanos Nioplias, LMHC (Manhattan office) is a licensed mental health counselor at the Center for Anxiety. Originally from Greece, where he is registered with the Association of Greek Psychologists, Thanos…

Sara Berlin, LMSW

Sara Berlin, LMSW

Sara Berlin, LMSW (Rockland County Office) is a Staff Clinician at the Center for Anxiety. She received her graduate degree from Columbia University School of Social Work, where she gained experience…

Tonya Swartzendruber, MA

Tonya Swartzendruber, MA

Tonya Swartzendruber, MA (Rockland County Office) is a staff clinician and the director of clinical training at the Center for Anxiety. She completed an advanced degree in Clinical Counseling Psychology…

Aliza Shapiro, LMSW

Aliza Shapiro, LMSW

Aliza Shapiro, LMSW (Manhattan Office) completed her Master’s degree at the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, and is a staff clinician at the Center for Anxiety. She provides evidence-based…

Nechama Keller-Sabel, PMHNP

Nechama Keller-Sabel, PMHNP

Nechama Keller-Sabel (Rockland County Office) is a licensed and board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, who works in tandem with the Center for Anxiety’s clinical team. She completed an…

Aliza Tropper, LMHC

Aliza Tropper, LMHC

Aliza Tropper, LMHC (Brooklyn office), is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor at the Center for Anxiety and received her Masters in Counseling at CUNY Brooklyn College. Aliza provides a holistic approach in…

Dovid Spinka, LMSW

Dovid Spinka, LMSW

Dovid Spinka, LMSW (Manhattan Office) is a staff clinician at the Center for Anxiety. Originally from London England, Dovid received his Masters degree from New York University’s Silver School of Social Work…

Hudi Kowalsky, LMHC

Hudi Kowalsky, LMHC

Hudi Kowalsky, LMHC is a Mental Health Counselor at the Center for Anxiety (Brooklyn office). Born and bred in Brooklyn, NY, Hudi received his Masters in Counseling from New York University, and he is trained…

Ben Johnides, MA

Ben Johnides, MA

Ben Johnides, MA (Brooklyn Office) is completing a two-year combined internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the Center for Anxiety. As a doctoral candidate in clinical psychology at the University of…

David Braid, MBA

David Braid, MBA

David Braid, MBA, is the program manager at the Center for Anxiety, where he oversees operations at all locations. A native New Yorker, David completed his undergraduate studies at the  University of Michigan…

Steven Pirutinsky, PhD

Steven Pirutinsky, PhD

Steven Pirutinsky, PhD (All Offices) is the director of research at the Center for Anxiety. As a trained and talented statistician, Dr. Pirutinsky directs our research program to help evaluate clinical…

Moshe Appel, MA

Moshe Appel, MA

Moshe Appel, MA, is a research coordinator at the Center for Anxiety, where he helps track patient clinical outcomes at each session. Moshe graduated summa cum laude from Touro College…

Liz Bocanegra, BA

Liz Bocanegra, BA

Liz Bocanegra is the Center for Anxiety’s Patient Care Manager. Her duties include acting as a liaison between clinicians and patients in order to deliver quality services as well as track and facilitate the Center’s…

Jacob Arett, BA

Jacob Arett, BA

Jacob Arett is the Center for Anxiety’s Administrative Coordinator. His duties include managing the day to day operations of each location, and acting as a liaison between patients and clinicians….

Gen Falabella

Gen Falabella

Gen Falabella is one of Center for Anxiety’s Patient Care Coordinators. She acts as a liaison between clinicians and patients, creates content for the Center’s social media accounts…

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