Dr. Naomi Bauman is a staff psychologist at My OCD Care, Child Behavioral Health division. She is a New York State (NYS) licensed psychologist and a NYS certified school psychologist. Dr. Bauman has experience working with children, adolescents, and families with a broad range of behavioral and emotional challenges. She has specific experience and training in CBT and psychoeducational assessment, as well as in the treatment of anxiety, OCD, depression, and behavioral challenges. Prior to her work at My OCD Care, Dr. Bauman completed her post doctoral training at Scarsdale Village CBT and worked for two years as School Psychologist for the Great Neck Public Schools. She has a PsyD and Master of Science in School-Community Psychology from Hofstra University and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Yeshiva University. Naomi completed her predoctoral internship at Interborough Developmental & Consultation Center in Brooklyn, NY and at the Great Neck Public Schools.
When Naomi is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and meeting with friends.
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