Education & Certification

Licensed In
New York
North Carolina

Graduated From
City University of New York (2002)

National Register Member Since

Peregrine Kavros, PhD

Dr. Kavros is committed to helping individuals, couples and executives maximize their potential and improve their relationships. In addition to improving personal and professional relationships, Dr. Kavros’ addresses concerns such as stress and anxiety, trauma, attention problems, underdeveloped executive function skills (organizational skills), time management, compulsive avoidance of tasks, and sexual issues such as anorgasmia, vaginismus (involuntary spasm of muscles surrounding the vagina), dyspareunia (painful intercourse), premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, and overuse of porn and phone sex.

Dr. Kavros completed her Ph.D. in Psychology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, Hunter College. Her training included a clinical internship at ANDRUS (Center for Preventive Psychiatry) and a postdoctoral fellowship in Neuropsychology at Columbia University. Post graduate training in Human Sexuality and Sex Therapy at the New York University School of Medicine under the direction of Dr. Virginia Sadock and Amy Rosenberg, LCSW consolidated Dr. Kavros’ ability to provide integrated support services for individuals and couples.

Dr. Kavros has held academic appointments at Columbia University, Hunter College, Pace University, and the New York University Langone Center. Dr. Kavros has presented on topics such as mindfulness, difficult situations (sex, bullying & disempowerment), and intergenerational communication in the workplace. She has contributed to book chapters and reference works and has published in prestigious peer-reviewed journals.

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Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Anxiety (e.g., generalized anxiety, phobia, panic, obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)

Treatment Modalities

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Sex Therapy


  • Certified as a Sex Therapist by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Therapists and Counselors
  • Certified as a Master Career Specialist by the National Career Development Association
  • American Telemedicine Association
  • Association of Behavioral Cognitive Therapists
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • International Society for Schema Therapy
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology
  • North Carolina Psychological Association
  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • Society for Sex Therapy and Research

Fee Information/Office Policy

  • Kindly telephone to arrange an appointment.
  • Secure messages may be sent to Dr. Kavros through her website. Go to the contact page and click on the link, which will direct you to Dr. Kavros’ profile on “We Counsel,” a HIPAA compliant messaging platform.
  • Insurance Plans

    Does Not Accept Insurance

    Contact Information

    Primary Contact

    1311 Lawrence Road
    Hillsborough, NC 27278
    P: 919-245-3326 ()
    F: 877-420-3337