Dr. Poskar is one of the nation's leading experts on the treatment of OCD and Related Disorders. He is on the Scientific Advisory Board of the International OCD Foundation. Dr. Poskar also cofounded OCD New York, a charity, whose mission is to help everyone affected by obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and Related Disorders to live full and productive lives. Dr. Poskar is one of the few people in the country with expertise in both using medication and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to treat OCD and Related Disorders.
Dr. Poskar's expertise is in the treatment of OCD and Related Disorders. This includes: OCD, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Hair Pulling Disorder (Trichotillomania), Skin Picking Disorder, Hoarding Disorder, and Hypochondriasis (Health Anxiety). Dr. Poskar also has expertise in treating High Functioning Autism and Anxiety Disorders.
Dr. Poskar has expertise in both pharmacology and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Patient's are commonly referred to Dr. Poskar by their therapist for medication treatment alone. In these cases Dr. Poskar works closely with the patient's therapist as he feels this is essential in providing the best care possible.
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Qualifications

  • License No. and State: 245316 New York

Finances

  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Specialties

  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Autism
  • Anxiety

Issues

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • BDD, Skin Picking/Hair Pulling, Hoarding
  • Medication Management

Client Focus

Age

  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)

Modality

  • Individuals
Last Modified: 30 Apr 2017

Steven Poskar

Psychiatrist, MD