Dr. Patricia Schneider, PHD

Dr. Patricia Schneider, PHD

Clinical Psychology  ·  
Dr. Patricia Schneider, PHD is a clinical psychologist in New York, NY. She specializes in clinical psychology.Read her story

260 Madison Ave # 8047

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Value Options

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Dr. Schneider's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "I am a NYS Licensed Psychologist devoted to assisting you in optimizing your quality of life, maximizing your recognition and usage of your personal assets, promoting increased productivity utilizing those assets, enhancing your self-esteem, improving your negotiating skills in interpersonal relationships and inspiring greater depth in your understanding of yourself and others. My skills encompass a variety of psychotherapeutic techniques, Frommian Psychoanalysis, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, etc., amongst them, in targeting what you are most interested in changing. My goal is to facilitate your ability to feel whole, to love, to give, to experience joy, to practice kindness and gentleness, to find peace...... My mission: to assist you in optimizing your emotional, occupational, and behavioral productivity level by revitalizing the spirit of your present and future visions; to promote self-knowledge that will allow you to more effectively make informed decisions about life's many challenges and negotiate interpersonal relationships well. gentle, empowering, explorational in scope My practice focus includes: Anxiety Disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder, Bariatric Assessment, Grief/Loss, Codependency Issues, psychoanalysis, Comorbidity, Depression, Dissociative Disorder, Eating Disorders, Geriatric Issues, Health/Medical Psychology, Men's Issues, Minority Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural/Ethnic Issues, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Occupational Issues, Pain Management, Panic Disorder, Phobias, Personality Disorders, Postpartum Issues, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Sexual Dysfunction, Stress Management, Women's Issues"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schneider "I am passionate about my profession and understanding the many routes to discover the unknown and the truth.  My interest is mission driven relating to a drive to help by activating one's finer qualities and inspiring clients to speak to life with a higher voice and to hold him or herself accountable to his/her highest potential and standards of excellence across all life spheres."

1  Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychosomatic Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

15  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Behavioral Activation
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Grief Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy (ISRT)
  • Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Stress Management
  • Supportive Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Mexican Institute of Psychoanalysis, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed
  • National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Psychology
    Other Education | Completed
  • University of the Americas
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schneider has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schneider's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schneider to family and friends
66 total reviews (65 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

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Dr. Schneider's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (65)

Dr. Schneider is wonderful! I saw her for several months while I was going through some incredibly difficult health issues which were causing me to be anxious, depressed, and were making my long-time battle with OCD close to impossible. It took me a while to decide I wanted to try therapy, and...more
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Dr. Schneider is truly wonderful. I always look forward to my sessions with her. She really listens to my struggles and shows empathy, because she genuinely wants to help! She has opened my eyes to different perspectives on my relationships with people and the scenarios I'm dealing with in my life....more
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Dr. Schneider is wonderful. Only after two sessions, I felt so much better and I continued to see her after as well. She is very thoughtful and understanding. She cares deeply about problems, understands them, and able to provide solutions. I truly appreciate the time I met her and advice she gave...more
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I’ve been seeing Dr. Schneider for a few months now, and I am grateful for all that I have learned from her in that short span. Dr. Schneider is patient and understanding—she really listens to what I have to say. Her advice has helped me grow as a person and has enabled me to find a better sense of...more
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I’ve been seeing Dr Schneider for about 5 months. In that time I’ve found her to be a compassionate listener, offering helpful insight during our sessions. She’s also recommended and provided appropriate and actionable reading materials for my particular issues which have helped a great deal.
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