Dr. Monica Michell has a lifelong interest in the workings of the mind and in human development. She majored in psychology at Vassar College, received her MD at New York Medical College, and completed a four year residency in adult psychiatry at NYU Langone Medical Center. She received subspecialty training in child and adolescent psychiatry during a two year fellowship at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. Her psychoanalytic training was done at the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.
Dr. Michell has over twenty years of experience working with adults, children and adolescents. She has served as Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Lenox Hill Hospital and Chair of the Child Psychotherapy Program at the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education. As a clinical assistant professor of psychiatry at NYU Langone Medical Center, she supervises residents on the outpatient treatment of adults. She is a member of the faculty at the NYU Child Study Center and supervises the treatment of children and adolescents. She is on the faculty at the Institute for Psychoanalytic Education, where she has taught courses on depression and child development, and serves as an advisor to candidates.
Treatment is tailored to the condition and needs of the individual and includes psychotherapy, the judicious use of medications, psychoanalysis, and parent guidance. Dr. Michell has extensive experience in treating anxiety, depression, mood disorders, interpersonal difficulties, ADD/ADHD, OCD, post-partum depression, and issues arising from trauma, loss or divorce.
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