Dr. Caceres earned her Ph.D. in 2003 from CUNY/Graduate Clinical psychology program,one of the top programs in NY. Her clinical internship was at Gouverneur Health Care Services (of the New York City Health and Hospitals Corp), an APA accredited program with her in-patient work at Bellevue Hospital. Her background is psychodynamic, working on understanding patterns that contribute to challenges/issues in order to achieve solutions and achieve and/or preserve optimal mental health. She stays on top of current trends in psychotherapy, researching new developments in the field as well as attending conferences and specialized training.
Dr. Caceres is also proficient in providing Spanish assessment/psychotherapy.
-psychotherapy (child, adolescent, adult, geriatrics)
-intelligence testing and comprehensive psychological assessment for application to private/independent schools
-assessment of developmental disabilities
-assessment of giftedness and mental retardation
-custody determination assistance
-acculturation mental health
-legal guardianship testing
-US citizenship testing for MR population
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Caceres is experienced in treating many psychological areas, including:
-bariatric assessment: testing, pre and post support/guidance
-developmental disorders such as autism spectrum disorders
Dr. Caceres is compassionate and sensitive to individual's unique dynamics, challenges, and needs.