Monowara Begum

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today
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(845) 764-4183

Monowara Begum

Psychiatrist, MD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

48 Constitution Drive
Tappan, NY 10983
(845) 764-4183
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Hello, during the time of COVID19 pandemic I am providing sessions via phone/face time/video conferencing and accepting new patients.

About

Welcome to my private practice. Do not suffer in silence, there is hope and help. I have extensive experience of over forty years treating anxiety, depression, panic disorder, O.C.D., mood disorder, bipolar, schizophrenia, among others. I provide comprehensive mental health evaluation, diagnosis,and treatment for the adult, geriatric, and adolescent population. I have special expertise in psychopharmacology and the treatment of individuals who did not respond to various treatments in the past. I believe in compassionate care, I do not give up until my patients feel they have reached their maximum level of wellbeing.
I am a board certified psychiatrist. I received my post-graduate training at Mount Sinai Hospital services. I am trained in short-term dynamic psychotherapy. I provide both therapy and medication management.
I am a distinguished life fellow of the American Psychiatric Association [APA], Past President and current board member of the district branch of the APA, and serve as a medical advisor to the Rockland County Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA). I have been awarded New York State Assembly and Congressional recognition for my community service.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $200 - $400
Pay By: Cash, Check, Venmo, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
I am an out of network provider for all insurance companies and I charge fees by the time. If requested I send out the bills to insurance co
Email me or call (845) 764-4183 with questions.

Qualifications

  • License: New York / 153407
  • School: Chittagong Medical College, Bangladesh
  • Year Graduated: 1974
  • Board Certification: yes

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: New Jersey Institute of Short Term Dynamic Psychiatry / Clinical Associate Certificate
  • Certificate Date: 1995
  • Certificate: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology / Board Certified in Psychiatry
  • Certificate Date: 1985

Location

48 Constitution Drive
Tappan, NY 10983
(845) 764-4183
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Bengali
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Interpersonal
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychopharmacology (medication management)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 21 Sep 2022
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Monowara Begum

Psychiatrist, MD