Dr. Amy Gawrych, owner of Peace of Mind Psychological Services, is a New York State licensed clinical psychologist. She also has training and a provisional certification in School Psychology. Dr. Gawrych earned her undergraduate degree in Psychology with minors in both Disability Studies and Community Health, as well as, her Master of Science and Doctor of Psychology from Hofstra University in New York. Her office is located in Lindenhurst, NY.
Dr. Gawrych provides therapy to individuals, couples, and families and has experience in a variety of treatment settings, ages, and backgrounds. She is eager and enthusiastic to help her clients meet their personal goals and is passionate about helping them increase positive feelings and life satisfaction, thereby improving their overall quality of life. Her special interests and experience include depression, mood disorders, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder, fears and phobias, adjustment disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, childhood disorders, marital and relational conflict, as well as, overall health and wellness, including positive lifestyle changes, weight loss, stress reduction, and disease management. Dr. Gawrych combines her compassion and warmth with her clinical expertise, adapting evidence based therapy to suit individual’s needs and achieve optimal outcomes. In addition to using Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Solution-Focused Therapy, Emotion-Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness techniques to work on various life challenges, Dr. Gawrych also offers the incorporation of Christian framework based counseling upon request by the client.
Dr. Gawrych is a native New Yorker and resides on Long Island. She is passionate about health and fitness, traveling, cuisine and the beach. When she is not in the office, Dr. Gawrych can be found on the beach or at the newest restaurant that has opened. Dr. Gawrych counterbalances her love all of things food, by going to the gym (Spin is her favorite), walking at the beach, hiking, and biking. She enjoys reading all sorts of books, especially psychology or faith based books, and is obsessed with quotes. She has tremendous faith in God and is an active member of her church. Contact Dr. Amy Gawrych for a free brief phone consultation. She is looking forward to hearing from you!