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

Maanasa Gade, LMSW is an advanced masters-level clinician at The Reeds Center. Maanasa has extensive experience using cognitive-behavioral therapy and motivational interviewing to support individuals experiencing OCD, anxiety, depression, and major life transitions.

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.

Lorraine Figueroa, LMSW is an senior masters-level clinician at The Reeds Center. She received her master’s degree in social work from Columbia University, with a specialization in clinical practice and a concentration in contemporary social issues. Lorraine has extensive experience in delivering cognitive behavioral therapy for individuals with OCD, anxiety, depression and trauma.

Sarah Parker, Ph.D. is a Director and Co-founder of The Reeds Center. She has extensive training and experience using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies (CBT) to treat anxiety disorders and eating disorders in a variety of formats and intensities. She works with adolescents and adults, and has particular expertise in the overlap between OCD and eating disorders.

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).

Michael Maher, Ph.D. is a Director and Co-founder of The Reeds Center. He specializes in cognitive-behavioral treatments of anxiety, OCD and related disorders including health anxiety. He has expertise in treatment resistant anxiety and OCD as well as in impulse control disorders (Trichotillomania, skin picking and tic disorders).

Erik Erkkila, LMSW is a master-level clinician at The Reeds Center. He earned a Master of Social Work from NYU and has experience delivering cognitive based therapy and evidence based practices to treat anxiety, depression, panic disorders, bipolar disorder, eating disorders, OCD, and trauma. He has worked as a clinician in a variety of settings, including high schools and adult outpatient programs.

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.


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