"I find myself in awe of the capacity for people to make change."
Dr. Altobelli is a Diplomate of the American Board of psychiatry and neurology, certified in suboxone treatment. Dr. Altobelli was a fellow in the Department of Addiction Psychiatry at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York. She completed her adult psychiatry residency training at North Shore Univerisity Hospital. Prior to medical school, she earned a Bachelors of Fine Arts at University of Arizona and worked in the film industry in NYC for a decade.
With a unique background in addiction, psychiatry, trauma, and film, Dr. Altobelli is a respected consultant on behavioral health topics.
She believes strongly in the mind body spirit connection and has tailored her practice to treat clients with a holistic approach. In conjunction with the standard psychopharmacology and talk therapy, she integrates alternative modalities as part of the healing process. She encourages clients to embrace compassion and forgiveness as well as the simple and practical aspects of life—friends, shopping, cooking, nature, laughter, etc. Her goal is to empower clients to utilize these tools to deal with the stressors we encounter and create a life filled with joy.
Dr. Altobelli knows that engaging in a therapeutic relationship can be a delicate and difficult process and does her best to honor that.
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