Areas of Expertise

Issues
  • Alzheimer's - Autism - Behavioral Issues - Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling - Chronic Illness - Divorce - Grief

  • Life Coaching - Life Transitions - Marital and Premarital

  • Medication Management - Obsessive Compulsive (OCD)

  • Oppositional Defiance - Peer Relationships - Pregnancy

  • Racial Identity - Relationship Issues

  • School Issues - Self Esteem - Sleep or Insomnia

  • Stress - Suicidal Ideation - Trauma and PTSD - Traumatic Brain Injury

Client Focus 

Ethnicity: All ethnic backgrounds Special focus on Asian culture and ethnicity

Alternative Languages: Cantonese and Mandarin

Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)

  • Adults - Elders (65+)

Categories
  • Aviation Professionals - Bisexual Clients

  • Cancer - Gay Clients

  • Heterosexual Clients - Lesbian Clients - Transgender Clients

Qualifications
  • Years in Practice: 5 Years

  • School: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Medical College, Zucker School of Medicine at Northwell

  • Year Graduated: 2014

  • License No. and State: 282331 New York

Dr. Elizabeth Leung 

My Approach

Dr. Leung believes in the strong connection between mind and body, together, promotes general wellbeing and better quality of life.   Dr. Leung a compassionate practitioner uses person-centered approaches that value every client’s strength.  Together with the client, a personalized treatment plan is formulated toward the targeted goals.  Treatment modalities may include medication management, psychotherapy, or both.  Dr. Leung believes in educating her patients about their health for long and short term benefits.   


Dr. Leung is associated with Lenox Hill Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Westchester Medical Center, and the Zucker Hillside Hospital. She sees patients for a variety of diagnoses, including depression, anxiety, ADHD, and psychotherapy. She welcomes patients who speak English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.
Dr. Leung is a compassionate practitioner, who believes in educating her patients about their health for long and short term benefits. She is a patient-focused provider who emphasizes on building relationships with her patients and works towards creating a personalized treatment plan.

 
Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)

  • Psychodynamic psychotherapy

  • Supportive therapy

  • Culturally Sensitive therapy

  • Family / Marital/couple therapy

  • Interpersonal, Mindfulness-based (MBCT)

Modality
  • Individuals

  • Couples

  • Family

 

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