Dr. Phyllis Gildston, PhD

EMDR Certified Therapist

Education & Experience

As a licensed Mental Health Counselor, Marriage & Family Therapist, & SLP working with children, adolescents, adults, families, & business partners, I bring to you and your relationships twenty-five plus years of experience, two Ph.D. doctorates, multiple certifications & broad specialty training in CBT, DBT, ACT, Hypnotherapy, Biofeedback, EMDR, IMAGO, EFT, Reiki, ART Therapy, Life & Business Coaching, & Communication Disorders. Visit my website to learn how we help MEND COMMUNICATION AND RELATIONSHIP BREAKDOWNS. I treat with sensitivity all INTERPERSONAL ISSUES. PERSONAL PROBLEMS. Find relief from social & work anxieties, fears, phobias, loneliness, abuse, PTSD, eating disorders, depression, OCD, addictions, bad habits, pain, learning disabilites...& more. As a Professor Emer. of Brooklyn College of CUNY and former Adjunct Prof. at C.W.Post College of LIU and Hunter College of CUNY, I even taught graduate students how to do what I do. Now I can help you reshape your life.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Volunteer for The Soldiers Project

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Headaches/Migraines
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Tic Disorders
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • Correctional Facility
  • Couples
  • Expats
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Group
  • Immigrants
  • Infants/Toddlers (0-3)
  • LGBTQ+
  • Residential Treatment Facility
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military

Language

  • English
  • French

Insurance


We are out-of-network providers. If you are allowed to go out-of-network, you WILL be covered.