Dr. Dunn's Approach
Dr. Dunn's integrative clinical approach infuses cognitive- behavioral evidence-based treatments (specifically CBT approaches), with existential, interpersonal, systemic, and cultural approaches to psychotherapy . She believes that change happens through a combination of understanding (i.e., emotional and intellectual insight ) and concrete mindset and behavioral changes.
Dr. Dunn brings her passion for psychology, and compassion for others to her therapeutic work, clinical supervision, and professional development/ trainings. Please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Dunn to ask questions about her practice. She has limited daytime availability at her private practice in River Vale, New Jersey, with the last available appointment at 3PM.
As a scientist-practitioner, she stays abreast of recent developments in the psychological literature, and regularly publishes articles and presents at local and national conferences. See below for Dr. Dunn's CV & sample articles.
About Dr. Dunn
She is a licensed psychologist in New Jersey (license # 5656) and New York (license # 019544) with over a decade of experience including research, teaching, supervision, and clinical service delivery. Dr. Dunn has specialized training in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), including Exposure & Response Prevention.
Her private practice is part-time and during the morning and early afternoon hours, with select evening hours.
Dr. Dunn has particular expertise in working with adults experiencing "perfectionism," anxiety, and problems at work or in relationships. Although her practice is mostly comprised of adults, she has training and expertise in working with teens as well. She is bilingual (English & Spanish) and underscores the importance of cultural sensitivity and competency in her clinical work.