SCPA Videocasts

"Psyched Up" Videocasts

"Working with Older Adults"

Dr. Howard Gurr, host of "Psyched Up", talks with Dr.Joanna Negro discusses psychology and working with older adults.

Dr. Joanna Negro is a clinical psychologist in private practice in Huntington Village. Her areas of specialization are adolescents and geriatrics. She will see kids as young as 3 and she has worked with clients over 100. Her doctorate is from Yeshiva University. Dr. Negro can be reached at 631-796-4784.

"Suicide and Suicide Prevention"

Dr. Howard Gurr, the host of “Psyched Up” speaks with Dr. Shane Owens about suicide and suicide prevention.

Dr. Owens is a suicide prevention expert and board-certified cognitive-behavioral psychologist in private practice in Commack, NY. He is also the Assistant Director of Campus Mental Health Services at Farmingdale State College. Since 2012, he has been the chairperson of the New York State Psychological Association Suicide Prevention Task Force.

"What is Online Therapy/Teletherapy?"

Dr. Howard Gurr, The Host of “Psyched Up” talks to Dr. Laura Van Schaick-Harman about teletherapy. Dr. Laura Van Schaick-Harman is a NYS Licensed Psychologist who works with children, adolescents, adults, and families through telepsychology and office sessions. Dr. Laura specializes in the treatment of anxiety, depression, ADHD, learning disabilities, and autism using cognitive-behavior therapy.

"Therapy with Children"

Dr. Howard Gurr, The host of Suffolk County Psychological Association’s videocast, "Psyched Up" talks to Dr. Deena Abbe about therapy with children.

Deena Abbe, PhD is recognized as a leading clinical psychologist specializing in infants and children. Her areas of expertise include ADHD, Tourette’s Syndrome, autism, social phobias, and aggression in children. She is currently affiliated with O’Connell, Selig and Associates, Island Therapies, and other Long Island Early Intervention agencies.