Suzanne A. Black

Psychologist, PsyD

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(347) 754-3945

Suzanne A. Black

Psychologist, PsyD


Location

Offers online therapy

Washington, DC 20009
(347) 754-3945

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Clinical Psychologist licensed in CA, NY, Washington, DC, over 25 years experience nationally/internationally. Eclectic approach tailored to the individual. Various modalities, solution-focused. Conduct online therapy. Training: Medical Ctr: Neuropsychology; UCLA postdoctoral fellowship: Emergency Room Psychiatry. Fmr Asst Clinical Professor of Psychiatry UCSF. Work w large range of cultures internationally, with embassies, international treaty organisations, university abroad programs, terrorist attack victims, PTSD, bipolar, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, medical challenges, couples, group therapies, adults, adolescents.
I specialise in the treatment of affective disorders: Bipolar, Depression, Anxiety, PTSD . I am a recognised specialist in Bipolar Affective Spectrum Disorder differential diagnosis, treatment. Co-authoring books on Bipolar. I work with war journalists and PTSD victims of terrorist attacks, university abroad students & in the States, cultural adjustment.
My approach is eclectic, interactive & dynamic-integrating cognitive-behavioral, Ericksonian hypnosis, existential/humanistic, ACT, psychodynamic approaches), solution-focused, goal-oriented, long-term & short-term. I do not think in terms of "disorders" but rather "conditions" that need to be managed. I explore personal narratives & adjust accordingly.

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Paypal, Wire

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 32 Years
  • License: District of Columbia / PSY1001300
  • School: Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology / Albert Einstein
  • Year Graduated: 1987

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: State of New York / 020429
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • Certificate: State of California / PSY10833
  • Certificate Date: 1989
  • Certificate: American Psychological Association

Location

Washington, DC 20009
(347) 754-3945
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Repatriation, expatriation, cultural adj
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: French
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors -
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Eclectic
  • Ericksonian psychotherapy
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Humanistic
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Imago
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Suzanne A. Black, PsyD, Psychologist in Washington

Suzanne A. Black

Psychologist, PsyD