Steven Poskar, MD
Clinical Director of OCD NYC
Narrative of Services:
Dr. Poskar is a psychiatrist who has expertise in the psychopharmacologic and cognitive behavioral treatment of OCD and OCD Related Disorders including Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Hoarding, Trichotillomania, Skin Picking, Tourette Syndrome, and Tic Disorders. Dr. Poskar also has expertise in the psychopharmacologic treatment of other Compulsive and Impulsive Disorders including Pathological Gambling, Compulsive Shopping, Sexual Compulsions, and Problematic Internet Use. Approximately 80% of patients seen by Dr. Poskar have OCD or an OCD Related Disorder.
Dr. Poskar does pharmacologic and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy treatment for those with Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Trichotillomania, Skin-Picking Disorder, Hoarding Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Illness Anxiety Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders.
Dr. Poskar completed his fellowship in Compulsive, Impulsive and Autism Spectrum Disorders at Montefiore Medical Center where he conducted research in OCD, BDD and Autism. He is a co-founder and current Vice President of the NY affiliate of the IOCDF.