Education & Certification

Licensed In
New York

Graduated From
Yeshiva University (1987)

National Register Member Since

Eliezer Mayer, PsyD

In addition to be a licensed Clinical Psychologist, Dr Eli Mayer is certified by the American Association of Sexuality Educators Counselors and Therapists, as a Sex Therapist.  this gives Dr. Mayer the unique distinction of being the only gay Clinical Psychologist in New York City to also hold a certificate as a Sex Therapist.  He serves on the faculty of NYU Langone medical Center as a Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry in their Comprehensive Program in Human Sexuality.  He is active in a number of organizations including  The Society of Sex Therapists and Researchers, The International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health, and the International Society for Sexual Medicine.

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Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Cultural Diversity Issues (e.g., workplace, academic or personal discrimination, cultural adaptation, stigma and racism)
  • LGBT Issues (e.g., workplace, academic or personal discrimination, stigma, gender assignment evaluation, gender identity)
  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)
  • Gender Issues (e.g., gender roles and equality, prejudice, male vulnerability and masculinity, feminist principles)

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment


    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists
    • American Psychological Association
    • New York Psychological Association
    • New York Gay & Lesbian Psychiatrists

Fee Information/Office Policy

Sliding scale.

Office Hours: 8:00AM-8:30PM M – F

Health Care Plan Participation

Participates in several insurance plans. Accepts Medicare.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

26 W 9th Street
Apartment 4B
New York, NY 10011-8919
P: 212-242-2219 (Office)
F: 212-242-2219