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Vaia Tsolas, Phd

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A native of Greece, Dr. Tsolas received her MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology from the Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies at Adelphi University. She also has an MS in School Psychology and a Certificate in Bi-Lingual Psychology from CUNY and is an advanced candidate in psychoanalysis at the Columbia University, Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx and an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Doctoral Clinical Psychology at City College in Manhattan. A published author, Dr. Tsolas has also published many papers in highly esteemed journals and presented papers on a wide range of topics both domestically and internationally. She was the 2007 winner of the highly acclaimed Sacerdoti Prize presented by the International Association of Psychoanalysis and winner of the 2010 Lionel Ovesey award from Columbia University’s Center for Psycholanalytic Training and Research for her work at Rose Hill Psychological Services. Along with her work at Rose Hill Psychological, Dr. Tsolas also maintains a private practice in Manhattan.

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