Ivan Diller, LCSW-R
Ivan Diller (he/him/his) is a licensed clinical social worker providing individual, couple, and family therapy in White Plains, New York and is the founder and clinical director of Omni Psychotherapy, LCSW, P.C. Areas of specialization include sexual orientation and gender identity (LGBTQIA+) issues, mixed-orientation marriage, sexual abuse and other trauma, depression, anxiety, parenting, bullying, divorce, grief and loss, high-school-to-college transition and adjustment, mid-life, career, and chronic illness including HIV/AIDS.
Ivan obtained his Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service where he had been an adjunct lecturer from 2011-2020.
Anabel Quiroz, LMHC, NCC
Anabel Quiroz (she/her/hers) is a Mental Health Counselor who has vast experience working with children, adults, and families who have experienced various forms of trauma. Anabel obtained her Master’s Degree in Community Mental Health Counseling from the University of Rochester and is a National Certified Counselor. She is trained in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Child-Parent Psychotherapy. Anabel specializes in trauma-informed care, domestic and intimate partner violence, and issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Anabel is fluent in Spanish and is available for teletherapy.
Sabine Paul, LMSW
Sabine (pronouns: she/her or they/them) is committed to helping people live a better quality of life by empowering them to see that they are capable of making change and thriving. With over five years of experience in the Mental and Behavioral health field, she has worked with individuals and families from various backgrounds. To hold space for her clients, Sabine draws from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Therapy (DBT), Psychodynamic Therapy, and Mindfulness interventions in combination with her genuine and compassionate energy.
Her specialities include working with BIPOC folks, members of the LGBTQ+ community, individuals who were formerly incarcerated, survivors of sexual assault and intimate partner violence, and supporting clients in navigating challenges included but not limited to anxiety, depression, trauma, chronic stress, and substance use struggles.
Sabine earned a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service and is a Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Use Counselor (CASAC). To better support her clients working through trauma she is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) , Prolonged Exposure (PE) , and Cognitive Reprocessing Therapy (CPT).
Alisa Robbins, LCSW-R
Alisa Robbins (she/her/hers) has been a practicing psychotherapist for more than twenty years. She is a graduate of the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service and completed three years of post-graduate training from the Greenwich Institute of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. Alisa has served as the Director of Mental Health Services for a New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH)-Certified clinic and has supervised numerous graduate-level interns and clinicians with advanced degrees. Alisa works with adults, couples, and children and has most recently supervised therapists at New York City’s premier LGBTQIA counseling center. In addition to her psychoanalytic training, Alisa is well-versed in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), relational therapy, and trauma-informed care.
Taylor Lewensohn, LCSW
Taylor Lewensohn (she/her/hers) is a licensed clinical social worker and received her Master of Social Work degree from the Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service in 2016. Taylor has a background in working with at-risk, court-ordered adolescents in residential facilities. Additionally, Taylor has experience working with adolescents, young adults, and older adults with issues related to anxiety, depression, severe mental illness, substance use, chronic stress and family discord. Taylor utilizes mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) to ensure clients feel validated and safe while discussing and expressing their emotions and life experiences.
Alexa Connors, LMSW
Alexa Connors (she/her/hers) is a graduate of Columbia School of Social Work, where she received her Master of Science in Social Work degree. Alexa also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Fordham University. She has worked extensively with adolescents and young adults struggling with depression, anxiety, identity, life transitions, substance abuse, and trauma. Alexa specializes in working with individuals from the LGBTQ+ community, individuals who are exploring their identity, and individuals who have experienced sexual violence. Alexa is trained in Motivational Interviewing (MI), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and incorporates a variety of other models, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy, and Mindfulness in her work. Alexa’s work is rooted in the belief that all individuals hold multifaceted identities, and that all aspects of identity are important and worth exploring.
Angelica Mendoza, LMSW
Following her graduation from the University of San Francisco, Angelica Mendoza (she/her/hers) relocated to New York to pursue her Master of Social Work degree at Lehman College. During her studies, Angelica began working with Good Shepherd Services and discovered her passion for working with the youth of New York City. She interfaced with communities and families ensuring a safe and developmentally appropriate environment, where each child or teen and their family could gain education, support, and the space to grow, thrive, and succeed, regardless of the challenges ahead. Angelica has over a decade of experience working in the New York education system as a social worker and counselor, whereby she has assisted adolescents in suspension sites and mentoring programs. In addition, she has worked with children, teens, and young adults in an outpatient mental health setting, particularly serving the LGBTQ+ community and clients presenting as neurodivergent. Angelica is bilingual (Spanish) and is available to see teens, adults, couples and families.
Jamie Geller, LMSW
Jamie Geller (she/her/hers) is a graduate of The Silberman School of Social Work, where she received her Master of Social Work degree. Jamie’s focus during her graduate studies was with adolescents and young adults with both physical and mental health challenges, individually and in small group settings.
Jamie’s experience includes time working within the foster care system on a case planning team to coordinate care, conduct psychosocial reports and consult on psychiatric evaluations. Jamie also has experience working with clients to process trauma and takes strengths-based, trauma-informed approaches to her work. Additionally, Jamie has an extensive background in working with individuals on the Autism Spectrum in various settings and is certified in assessing and administering The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule- Second Edition (ADOS-2) for diagnostic clarity.
With all her clients, Jamie strives to improve communication patterns and navigate the challenges clients may experience in their life to help them feel heard and to create meaningful relationships.
Karina Metelkin, CMHC-LP, NCC
Karina Metelkin (she/her/hers) is a person-centered Clinical Mental Health Counselor who is enthusiastic about adapting alongside the needs of her clients and providing evidence-based care strongly rooted in cultural competency. She is experienced in treating a wide array of mental health conditions including anxiety, depression, other mood disorders, and trauma. Karina works with a broad range of ages.
Prior to earning her Master of Arts Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The City University of New York, she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and a Minor in Biology. Her experience working in a Hematology and Oncology outpatient facility in New York for over 13 years propelled her passion for science and steered her into the helping field of counseling. Identifying as an immigrant and first generation Ukrainian-American, Karina’s goal is to promote acceptance and reduce stigma surrounding mental health issues within oppressed and marginalized groups. Karina speaks English, Ukranian, and basic Russian.
Dr. Priscilla Villavicencio
Dr. Priscilla Villavicencio (she/her/hers) Is a psychologist who earned her doctorate degree from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona. During her 15-year career, she has worked with adults, adolescents, families, and couples facing varying concerns. She specializes in the treatment of depression, anxiety,
trauma, substance abuse, and adjustment concerns. In addition, she has extensive experience in treating the LGBTQIA+ and HIV+ communities. She also has training in the treatment of intimacy and sexual problems. Dr. Villavicencio primarily utilizes Cognitive Behavioral and Person-Centered interventions to best assist clients in meeting their treatment goals. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
Wilmarie Feliz (she/her/hers) is a Mental Health Counselor who works with children, adolescents, adults, and families who have experienced trauma and/or are impacted by various social systems. Wilmarie earned her Forensic Mental Health Counseling degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She is trained in providing mental health counseling with mindfulness for the impacts of systematic oppression, resulting in holistic person-centered therapeutic approaches. She is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional and trained in Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention. Wilmarie strongly emphasizes collaborating with clients to increase self-connection, better communication, and create opportunities for healing. Wilmarie is fluent in Spanish and sees clients virtually or in-office.
Adelmarie Santana, Intake Coordinator
Adelmarie Santana (she/her/hers) is a graduate student pursuing her Mental Health Counseling degree at Mercy College. She has experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and is passionate about helping others and destigmatizing mental health. Adelmarie is also fluent in Spanish.