NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

Psychiatry & Behavioral Health

At NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist, we’re committed to delivering top-notch behavioral health care to patients with a range of psychiatric and psychological conditions. With a research-based, multidisciplinary approach to mental wellness, we provide patients with the comprehensive and personalized treatments they need to feel their very best.

Our board-certified psychiatrists and licensed clinical psychologists are joined by a specialized team of skilled psychiatric nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists, and physical therapists who will work closely with you and your family and tailor treatment to your individual needs.

Specialties & Services

Our services & programs offered include:

  • Adult psychiatry
  • Current psychotherapeutic techniques
  • Neuropsychological assessments
  • Group psychotherapy and activity therapies
  • Biopsychosocial programs tailored to people with acute psychiatric and medical needs
  • Outpatient practice including psychotherapy

We treat adults with a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Mood disorders
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Substance use and alcohol addiction
  • Tic disorders

Psychology services

Psychologists are key partners to our programs and offer their services to all departments throughout NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Psychologists may partner with neurologists to treat stroke, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, and traumatic brain injuries, to name a few. These conditions have the potential to compromise a person's thinking and memory and can drastically change a person's mood and behavior.