Dr. Sheila R. Salama, Physician


About Me

I am a Board Certified Adult, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. Through personalized care and multifaceted approach combined with over 40 years experience, I provide a safe space for my patients to heal and grow. I have an office in Manhattan and in Ridgefield CT

Education & Experience

In addition to practicing psychiatry and prescribing medication when necessary, I practice EMDR, Somatic experiencing Trauma Re-negociation, Evolving Thought Field Therapy, Brain Spoting, Emotional Freedom Technique, and Esoteric healing.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Trauma and Recovery-HAP Facilitator

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • First Responders
  • Veterans/Military


  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish


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