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Psychotherapy Services

Dr. Hentoff is a seasoned psychotherapist who provides both individual and family therapy with

…individuals exist in relationships and that it is essential to understand a person and their concerns and symptoms in the context of their current interactions with other people and family, as well as in the context of their values, culture and community.
children, adolescents and adults. He has had extensive experience with cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic and systems-oriented schools of therapy.

Treatment Philosophy

It is Dr. Hentoff’s philosophy that individuals exist in relationships and that it is essential to understand a person and their concerns and symptoms in the context of their current interactions with other people and family, as well as in the context of their values, culture and community.

Psychiatric and Neuropsychiatric Issues Addressed

Child-size table and chairs for therapy with children
Children’s therapy table with Legos and toys

Dr. Hentoff works with patients who present with a wide range of psychiatric and neuropsychiatric issues:

Anxiety Disorders

  • Generalized problems with anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Perfectionism
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Tic Disorders/ Tourette’s

Mood Disorders

  • Depression, anger, irritability
  • Rapid cycling of mood

Social and Developmental Disorders

  • Social and emotional issues stemming from Aspergers’ Disorder
  • Making friends
  • Understanding the dos and don’ts of social relationships

Family Conflict

  • Parent- adolescent conflict negotiation
  • Oppositional behaviors in younger children

Adjustment Issues

  • Transitioning to a new school or work setting
  • Preparing for high school and college
  • Phase of life concerns
  • What do I want to do when I grow up?