Paula Yanes-Lukin, PhD
Narrative of Services:
Services for youth with OCD are available via clinical research studies being conducted at the Youth Treatment and Evaluation of Anxiety and Mood (Y-TEAM) program located at the New York state Psychiatric Institute. Families interested in treatment for their child should contact the study coordinator and will be screened and evaluated to determine eligibility. All services or at no charge, and treatment is only offered via participation in a research study.
For more information regarding available treatment studies and how to contact us, please see the Y-TEAM website:
Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes
Dr. Paula Yanes-Lukin is a clinical psychologist and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology (in Psychiatry) at the New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI)/Columbia University. She received her PhD at the University at Buffalo, and her postdoctoral training at NYSPI. She is a licensed psychologist in both New York and New Jersey, and has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults.
Dr. Yanes-Lukin has worked as both an evaluator and clinician for various pediatric OCD studies at NYSPI for the past 5 years, and has attended numerous workshops and trainings in the treatment of OCD and related disorders.
Located in Washington Heights in Manhattan, we serve a primarily Hispanic population and welcome people from all backgrounds.