Education & Certification

Licensed In
New York

Graduated From
Long Island University - C.W. Post (1995)

National Register Member Since

Richard Sternberg, PsyD

Dr. Sternberg practices clinical and forensic psychology. He holds Postdoctoral Certificates in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy and in Marital and Couples Therapy from Adelphi University, where he is an adjunct faculty member, teaching courses in psychopathology, psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, and forensic psychology.

Areas of specialization include anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, eating disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, as well as relationship problems and the severe forms of psychopathology. Trained in several modes of psychotherapy, Dr. Sternberg tailors his treatment to the needs of the individual. Dr. Sternberg is also available for forensic evaluations and divorce mediation.

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Family Therapy (e.g., parent-child problems, divorce with kids, family illness)
  • Forensic Psychology (e.g., mental competency, parent-child custody, legal evaluations, violence or risk assessment)

Ages Served

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

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment
  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal


  • American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) - Clinical Psychology
    • Recognized by the┬áNational Register of Health Service Psychologists
    • Member, American Psychological Association
    • Member, New York State Psychological Association
    • Member, Nassau County Psychological Association
    • Member, Adelphi Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
    • Member, Nassau County Medical Reserve Corps
    • Member, Parenting Coordinators Association of New York

Fee Information/Office Policy

Upon request

Health Care Plan Participation

Upon request

Contact Information

Primary Contact

1175 West Broadway, Suite 21
Hewlett, NY 11557
P: 516-569-3869 (Office)
F: 516-569-0630