Welcome to The Reeds Center​

Partners in compassionate care. Experts in cognitive behavioral science.

Who We Are

The Reeds Center provides expert cognitive-behavioral therapies for adults, adolescents and children struggling with OCD, anxiety, and related problems. We provide therapies in a variety of intensities and formats to ensure the most therapeutic and cost effective treatment for each individual we serve. We offer treatment both at our office in Manhattan and remotely via Telehealth.

How We Treat

At The Reeds Center we utilize the latest in evidence-based treatments in a variety of formats:

We Offer In-Person and Online Sessions to Treat OCD, Anxiety and More

Request an appointment to find out how The Reeds Center can help you overcome life’s challenges.

What Our Clients Say

Meet The Reeds Center

James Bender, Psy.D. is a Director and Co-founder of The Reeds Center. He specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies (CBT) for anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and OCD related disorders, chronic worry, and panic. He also has expertise in impulse control disorders (Trichotillomania and skin picking) and anxiety disorders that co-exist with depression and insomnia.

Parham Horn, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist at The Reeds Center. She received her doctorate in counseling psychology from New York University. She has extensive experience in treating disruptive behavior, trauma, OCD, mood, and anxiety disorders using evidence-based treatments, including behavioral strategies, cognitive behavioral therapy, and dialectical behavior therapy in children, teens, and adults.

Kristina Aganova, Psy.D. is a postdoctoral fellow at The Reeds Center who specializes in working with adults, children, adolescents, and young adults, including those on the autism spectrum. She has extensive experience using evidence-based treatments to help individuals with anxiety and mood disorders, OCD, and trauma; these treatments include CBT, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and other mindfulness-based interventions.

Hope Kassen, LMSW is an senior masters-level clinician at The Reeds Center. She has received her MSW degree from Columbia University and her BA in political science from Oberlin College.  Hope has experience providing evidence-based treatments of OCD, body dysmorphia, depression, anxiety, trichotillomania, phobias, and panic. Hope has worked with adults, children, and adolescents as well as survivors of trauma, BIPOC, and LGBTQ+ identifying clients.

Luke Goodwin, LCSW, M.S.Ed is a licensed senior masters-level clinician at The Reeds Center. He received his Master of Social Work degree from New York University, with a specialization in mental health treatment for emerging adults. Luke also has a Master of Science in Education from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Arts from Princeton University.

Franzi Ross, LMSW is a masters-level clinician at The Reeds Center. Franzi has experience treating eating disorders, OCD, anxiety, and depression using acceptance and commitment therapy and motivational interviewing in community-based clinics as well as intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization programs. Her approach is weight inclusive and Health at Every Size® aligned.

Joshua M. Sanchez, LMSW is an senior masters-level clinician at The Reeds Center. He achieved his M.S. in Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice focusing on Health, Mental Health, and Disabilities from Columbia University and a B.A. from Franklin & Marshall College.

Maia Buschmann, M.S., Psy.D. is a postdoctoral fellow at The Reeds Center. She has extensive experience treating anxiety and mood disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, ADHD, insomnia, substance use, and personality disorders. Having trained in a variety of settings, Maia utilizes a culturally informed, identity-affirming approach in evidence-based treatments, including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), exposure and response prevention (ERP), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT).


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