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Katey  Gagnidze-McCormick

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633 Gidney Avenue, suite # 6
Newburgh, New York, 12550
United States of America

About Katey Gagnidze-McCormick

Katey is a master’s level psychologist and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with 30 years of experience in clinical psychology and psychotherapy. She completed her graduate and post-graduate studies in psychology with highest honors from Tbilisi State University. Her practice in clinical psychology started with geriatrics; she worked as a scientific research fellow in psychology at the Experimental and Clinical Research Institute of Therapy in her home town of Tbilisi, Georgia. From the period of 1985 to 1998 she published over 20 scientific research papers in psychology internationally, and co-authored a book. She has proven herself as an exceptional organizer and coordinator of scientific symposiums, seminars, and conferences. At that same time Katey was practicing psychotherapy helping individuals, families, and couples. In 1999 she immigrated to the United States. Here, she continued to work in diversified clinical and forensic settings, such as substance abuse residential treatment program, New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, and New York state Office of Children and Family Services. Her experience includes substance abuse treatment, geriatrics, clinical and forensic psychology. Katey has utilized her vast knowledge and experience in vocational/rehabilitation counseling, psycho-diagnostics, and psychological evaluation to serve population who struggle with substance abuse problems, people with criminal backgrounds, and individuals with special needs. In 2010 Katey joined the BHSHV. She is the only trilingual (Georgian, Russian) clinician. Katey is trained in various psychotherapeutic modalities including psychodynamic (classical psychoanalysis, Jungian analysis, and group psychoanalysis) psycho-synthesis, transactional analysis, CBT, DBT, body-mind integrative therapy, and humanistic-existential analysis. She is also a certified yoga instructor. Her expertise includes anxiety and panic disorders, PTSD, depression, mood disorders, eating disorders, personality disorders, psychometrics, and psychological evaluation. She works with adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Katey also facilitates groups in DBT skills training. Katey has already completing her 1st year training towards her Somatic Experiencing® certification.  


  • Veterans
  • Eating Disorders
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Victims of Sexual Abuse
  • Criminal Justice System
  • Grief and Loss
  • Adults abused as children

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Practitioner in Training

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Professional Certifications:

Master's Level Psychologist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Business Phone

(845) 569-2900


Mobile Phone

(845) 642-5067


Alternate Phone

(845) 561-7284


Fax Number

(866) 619-5710


Insurance Accepted



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