Dr. Barbiere received a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Pace University, as well as a Master’s in Traditional Oriental Medicine from Pacific College. She is a licensed Psychologist and Acupuncturist, and Diplomate in Acupuncture, Oriental Medicine, Chinese Herbology and Biomedicine. Dr. Barbiere has been in private clinical practice for 15 years with a wide range of experience in schools, hospitals and outpatient facilities in the capacity of practitioner and supervisor. She is affiliated with Lutheran Medical Center where she is conducting research on Acupuncture in Post-Stroke Depression and Recovery. She is a Board Member and Past President for the New York State Psychological Association Independent Practice Division; has served as Adjunct Clinical Supervisor for Yeshiva University Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology; and is Founder and Director of Integrative Health NYC.
Dr. Barbiere recognizes the interdependence of mind and body whether treating physical, psycho-emotional, or behavioral conditions. Treatment modalities include Acupuncture, Herbal and Oriental Medicine (including Cupping, Gua Sha, Asian Massage, Electro-acupuncture, & Eastern Nutrition); as well as MindBody Psychotherapy, Biofeedback, Life Coaching and Emotional Freedom Technique. Whether using any of these techniques exclusively or in combination, Dr. Barbiere brings a broad range of skills and experience to the treatment room.
Learn more at deborahbarbiere.com.
Sliding scale fee schedule is available.
Education & Training
Pace University, PsyD in Clinical Psychology
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, Master’s in Traditional Oriental Medicine
National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine