Licensed Clinical Psychologist, New York State,  License Number 020065


Current Practice

Rebecca Sachs, PhD, is a licensed psychologist specializing in the assessment and treatment of individuals with OCD and Anxiety or individuals on the Autism spectrum who also experience difficult co-occurring disorders. Board Certified in CBT and an expert in the top recommended treatments for OCD and related disorders, Anxiety Disorders, and school refusal, Dr. Sachs is a sought after clinician and speaker on topics related to the treatment of OCD, Anxiety, and Autism Spectrum Disorders, and how to optimally treat individuals with co-occurring disorders. She was recognized as a rising star by the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), receiving their Career Development Leadership Award in 2015. Dr. Sachs is part of Spectrum Services in Manhattan and maintains a private practice there, as well as at another location in Manhattan, NY and in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  She bring warmth, sensitivity and a strong sense of humor to her practice. By empowering you with the skills to manage your current challenges you will be better equipped to handle the ongoing transitions in life when new problems arise.



The life you have imagined for yourself will start to become possible.



ADAA Clinical Practice Review for OCD

Various Engagements

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New York University: B.A. Cum Laude with Departmental Honors in Psychology

Hofstra University: M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology

University of Miami: Post-doctoral Fellowship

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) 5-Day Training

Recipient & Participant in the ADAA Career Development Leadership Program

Specialist Certification in Behavioral and Cognitive Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP)- Board Certified in CBT



Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA)

Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT)

International Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Foundation (IOCDF)

Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Associations (AHA)

New York State Psychological Association-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Division

Trichotillomania Learning Center