Dr. Steven Hartman, a graduate of Yeshiva University – Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, earned a Master of Arts degree and continued his studies to fulfill the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Psychology
Dr. Steven Hartman trained in various settings, including: The East Ramapo Central School District, Hackensack University Medical Center, Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center, and Sagamore Children’s Psychiatric Center. Dr. Hartman has been a consultant for the Suffolk County Police Department and conducted psychological evaluations for potential recruits. He has also conducted evaluations and Therapeutic interventions for Adults and Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities. He is currently employed as a School Psychologist in the Sachem Central School District on Long Island as well as his private practice as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist located in Huntington, NY.
Dr. Steven Hartman is active in the Suffolk County community and is a Past President of the Suffolk County Psychological Association. He served on the Executive Board of the Suffolk County Psychological Association from 2000-2011, and on the Executive Board of the Suffolk County Academy of Psychology from 2005-2011. Dr. Hartman has conducted presentations and workshops for the Suffolk County Psychological Association and NY State Psychological Association.
Influenced by multiple disciplines throughout his training, Dr. Steven Hartman prefers to utilize a Psycho-Dynamic approach to the therapeutic process, but also relies heavily on Cognitive / Behavioral techniques and Family Systems Theory when implementing treatment modalities.
Areas of Specialization Include:
- Anxiety Disorders (Social Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Specific Phobias)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
- Anger Management / Stress Reduction
- Spectrum Disorders (Autism, Aspergers) / Developmental Delays
- Behavior Management for Children
- Parenting Skills
- Acute Psychiatric Disorders (Major Depression, Psychosis, Bipolar Disorder)