Education & Certification

Licensed In
Louisiana
Louisiana

Graduated From
Argosy University - Atlanta (2002)

National Register Member Since
2010

Richard N. Costa, PsyD

I am a licensed psychologist, credentialed as a health service psychologist by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists, a nonprofit organization established in 1974. The National Register credential signifies adherence to the highest standards of professional practice. I provide psychological assessment and treatment along with other preventive and consultative services. For more information on my areas of expertise, ages served, and other practice details, please see below. For more information on the National Register, see www.NationalRegister.org. Thanks for visiting my FindaPsychologist.org profile page!

Learn more about me on my website: www.drrickcosta.com

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • 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)
  • Crisis Intervention/Disaster Relief
  • PTSD/Traumatic Response (e.g., combat stress, loss, injury, sexual assault)
  • Psychopharmacology (e.g., evaluation and provision of psychotropic drugs)
  • Childhood and Adolescent Problems (e.g., ADHD, school/learning problems, social withdrawal, autism, recurrent abdominal pain, aggressive or oppositional behavior)
  • Depression and Other Mood Disorders (e.g., bipolar disorder, major depression, bereavement)

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Infants (0-2 yrs.)
  • Children (3-12 yrs.)

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment
  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Systems

Insurance Plans

Does Not Accept Insurance

Contact Information

Primary Contact

Center for Emotional Health & Wellness, LLC
6221 So. Claiborne Ave, Ste 201
New Orleans, LA 70125
P: 504-491-0489 (Office)
F: 888-568-9274