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Sarita Schapiro, PhD

Specialty:
Psychology


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Appointments - Telemedicine $250

About
Dr. Schapiro is a licensed psychologist and nationally certified school psychologist who completed her graduate training in Clinical and Professional Psychology at Hahnemann University and the University of Pennsylvania. She continued her post-doctoral training in Clinical Neuropsychology. In her practice, Dr. Schapiro uses therapeutic coaching, remediation, and cognitive-behavioral strategies to improve everyday functioning for teens, adults, and couples. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish fluently. Dr. Schapiro’s extensive experience includes work in private practice, community and rehabilitation settings, public and private schools. She has directed and designed special education programs and rehabilitation programs for individuals who have sustained mild to moderate head injury and their families. Dr. Schapiro has published in a wide range of topics, including identification and screening of mentally gifted children, neuropsychological manifestations of head injury, and interdisciplinary rehabilitation. She is co-editor of a book entitled Minor Head Trauma: Assessment, Management and Rehabilitation. She has been a guest speaker at numerous community and professional meetings on topics related to behavior management, AD/HD, character development, promoting self-esteem, stress management and fostering positive parent-child relationships. She was featured in television’s AM Philadelphia, and on AM Talk Radio. Dr. Schapiro developed and directed an interdisciplinary, private group practice that focused on promoting a holistic team approach to mental health and emotional well-being. She currently maintains a private practice in Boca Raton, Florida, assisting teens, adults and couples with life transitions, relationship issues, depressive and anxiety disorders.

Board certification: Other