Nikoletta Skoufalos, PhD
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
New York State Licensed Psychologist
Description of Practice/Services Offered
Adult Individual and Couples Integrative and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Specializing in Women’s Issues, Chronic Medical Illness, and Couples Therapy. Certified in Maternal Mental Health.
Areas of Research
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Fordham University
M.A. in Psychology from New School
Psychoanalytic Candidate at NYU’s Postdoctoral Program for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis
New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis Wolstein Fellowship 1/2015-12/2016
New York University Postdoctoral Program in Psychotherapy & Psychoanalysis Diversity Fellowship 1/2014-12/2014
Fordham University Senior Teaching Fellowship & Scholarship 9/2008-5/2009
The Dr. M.J. Werthman Memorial Scholarship 9/2008
Fordham University Research Support Grant 4/2007
The New Haven Psychoanalytic Research Training Program Fellowship 3/2007
The Dr. M.J. Werthman Memorial Scholarship 9/2007
Fordham University Teaching Fellowship & Scholarship 9/2007-5/2008
Fordham University Scholarships and Teaching/Research Assistantships 9/2004-5/05, 9/05-5/06, 9/06-5/07
New School University/Graduate Faculty Academic Scholarship 9/2002-12/2003
Presentations / Media
Skoufalos, N. (2016) The Experience of Living with Chronic Physical Illness. Fordham University Counseling Center Clinical Presentation. New York, NY, May 19, 2016
Quoted in Forbes, “Why We Suffer From Anxiety And How to Fix It” 4/26/16. www.forbes.com/sites/jeenacho/2016/04/26/why-we-suffer-from-anxiety-and-how-to-fix-it/#1bed5f1279d7
Quoted in Huggies, “Stress Busters: Help for When You feel overwhelmed” 12/31/15. www.huggies.com/en-us/mommyanswers/finding-balance/stress-busters-help-for-when-you-feel-overwhelmed
Quoted in Applause, “6 Ways Moms Unwittingly Sabotage Their Wellness Goals” 11/16/2015. www.getapplause.com
Quoted in Diabetes Forecast “5 ways to Deal with Diabetes Complication” 7/2014. http://www.diabetesforecast.org/2014/07-jul/5-ways-to-deal-with-a.html?__utma=227028104.522832165.1440606538.1440606538.1440866144.2&__utmb=22702822.214.171.1240866144&__utmc=227028104&__utmx=-&__utmz=227028104.1440866144.2.2.utmcsr=diabetesforecast.org|utmccn=(referral)|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/about-forecast/the-magazine.html&__utmv=-&__utmk=95418143
Skoufalos, N. (2013). The Experience of Living with Chronic Physical Illness. Fordham University Counseling Center Clinical Presentation. New York, NY, November 19, 2013.
Skoufalos, N. (2012). Lupus and the Need to be Understood: The Role of Psychotherapy. Living with Lupus: Understanding your Illness and the Doctor’s Language. Effective Patient-Doctor Communications. New York, NY, March 17, 2012.
Skoufalos, N. & Wertz, F.J. (2011). Bulimia Nervosa: A Phenomenological Investigation. Third Annual Conference of the Interdisciplinary Coalition for North American Phenomenologists. Arlington, VA, May 2011.
Host a monthly radio show called Tell us more: A Program that Brings Psychology to your Everyday Life, on public radio station, Cosmos FM 91 .5. New York, January 2011-December 2013
Skoufalos, N. (2007). The Binge-Purge Experience: A Project of Coexistence was presented and a Certificate of Honorable Mention was awarded by Division 32 at APA’s Annual Convention. August 17-21, 2007, San Francisco, CA.
Skoufalos, N. (2007). The Binge-Purge Experience: A Project of Coexistence was presented at The First Annual Conference for Qualitative Research in the Human Sciences at Fordham University, NY on April 13, 2007.
Gave an interview to public radio station, Cosmos FM 91.5 on Bulimia Nervosa on July, 24, 2006
Gave an interview to public radio station, Cosmos FM 91.5 on Anorexia Nervosa on February, 18, 2006
Antonopoulou, C. & Skoufalos, N. (2005). Symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Victims of Trafficking presented at the 2nd International Congress of Brain and Behaviour in Athens, Greece on November 17-20, 2005.
Skoufalos, N. (2004). Attitudes and Perceptions on Eating, Eating Disorders, and Body Image: Cultural Differences in Meaning and Perceptions presented at the 16th Greater New York Conference on Behavioral Research at Fordham University, NY on November 5, 2004
Antonopoulou, C. & Skoufalos, N. (2004). Age as a Risk Factor in the Greek Female Population co-authored with Dr. Christina Antonopoulou presented at Sex Offending is Everybody’s Business: The 8th International Conference of the International Association for the Treatment of Sexual Offenders (IATSO) in Athens, Greece on October 6-9, 2004
Accompanied Dr. Christina Antonopoulou in presenting The Circle of Violence/Why Women Stay in Abusive Relationships at the Without Voice Conference sponsored by the Center for Family Support in Athens, Greece on May 22, 2004
Skoufalos, N. (2001). The Experience of Eating presented at the 13th Greater New York Behavioral Research Conference on November 30, 2001
Phone: (646) 820-4693
Appointment Scheduling: Schedule a Phone Consultation Directly on My Website
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 11am-8pm, Friday 11am-5:30pm