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John Ryder, PhD

Psychologist

New York, NY

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4.7
Recent reviews
Great, it's been 4 visits already and definitely seeing much progress in a good direction. highly recommended!
Great, it's been 4 visits already and definitely seeing much progress in a good direction. highly recommended!
Initials hidden · More than 1 year ago
Very understandable and patient. I've only had two sessions and already feel better and comfortable working with him. Iwould definitely recommend.
Very understandable and patient. I've only had two sessions and already feel better and comfortable working with him. I would definitely recommend.
Initials hidden · October 6, 2013

About John Ryder

John Ryder is a licensed psychologist, achievement coach, and hypnotherapist in private practice. He has over 35 years of experience using an evidenced based system to help you overcome obstacles and achieve your true potential. As an advocate of positive psychology he promotes a more optimistic perspective of life and always seeks to develop your personal strengths that will make your life easier. He served as an Assistant Professor at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. He published POSITIVE DIRECTIONS Shifting Polarities to Escape Stress and Increase Happiness, which is personal development book. Dr. Ryder travels widely giving lectures, workshops and has been interviewed by media as an expert numerous times. Also providing care along with Dr. Ryder is Monika Pekala, MA, EdM, LPMHC, a psychotherapist. She holds two master degrees in both Psychological Counseling and Educational Psychology from Columbia Univeirsty. Monika provides personal counseling, using cognitive behavioral therapy. She helps her clients correct negative patterns and overcome anxieties, stress, panic attacks, work on grief and loss while building healthy self-esteem.

In-network insurances

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Psychologist

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Education and training

  • City University of New York, City College, PhD in Psychology
  • City University of New York, City College, Master’s in Psychology

Professional memberships

  • International Positive Psychology Association

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1417125022

John Ryder's office locations

Dr. John Ryder and Positive Psychology Associates

109 E 36th St, 4

New York, NY 10016

Dr. John Ryder and Positive Psychology Associates

19 West 34th St, suite 1200 room 1217

New York, NY 10001

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