Education & Certification

Licensed In
New York

Graduated From
University at Albany/SUNY (1977)

National Register Member Since

Aaron Hoorwitz, PhD

Specializing in children & adolescents Family therapy Couples Court evaluations Sex Abuse Cognitive behavioral therapy

Types of Service:

  • Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Strategic Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Court Evaluations
  • Hypnosis
  • Communication Skills Training
  • Parenting Skills Training

Areas of Concentration:

  • Puzzling Diagnoses
  • Anger
  • Children & adolescents
  • Couples
  • Personality Disorders
  • Custody & Divorce
  • Communication
  • Parenting Problems
  • Sex Abuse

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Forensic Psychology (e.g., mental competency, parent-child custody, legal evaluations, violence or risk assessment)
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)
  • Childhood and Adolescent Problems (e.g., ADHD, school/learning problems, social withdrawal, autism, recurrent abdominal pain, aggressive or oppositional behavior)

Ages Served

  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Children (3-12 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)


    • Ph.D. from SUNY Albany
    • Membership in American Psychological Association
    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists

Fee Information/Office Policy

An affordable fee is negotiated for people without insurance coverage

$100 per hour for court evaluation

Evening hours

Insurance Plans

  • Empire Plan
  • BlueShield of NENY
  • United Healthcare
  • United Behavioral Health

Health Care Plan Participation

In addition to the insurance plans above I also accept:

  • HealthNow
  • Contact Information

    Primary Contact

    401 New Karner Rd.
    Albany, NY 12205
    P: 518-847-4988 (Office)
    F: 518-456-3689