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

Health Care Plan Participation

Insurance accepted from:
Empire Plan
Blue Shield of NENY
United Health Care
United Behavioral Health
Health Now

Contact Information

Primary Contact

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