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Our Experts

Staff

Katherine Teets Grimm, MD
Medical Director

Christine Crowther
Executive Director


Edward Greenblatt, Ph.D.
Director of Therapeutic Services
Sarah McNamara, LCSW
Senior Social Worker

Emily Friedman, LCSW
Therapist/Evaluator

Leah Mansback, LMSW
Therapist

Mariel Ramirez, LMSW
Therapist
Juliet Herzberg, LMSW
Therapist

Jennifer Grubman, LMSW
Therapist

Julissa Taveras
Family Advocate

Tania Begum
Program Assistant

Board of Advisors

John Allen

Lilliam Barrios-Paoli
Chair of the Board
NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation

Eric Brettschneider
Deputy Commissioner
Coordination and Integration of Services
Administration for Children’s Services

The Honorable Michael A. Corriero
Executive Director and Founder
New York Center for Juvenile Justice

Angela Diaz, MD, PhD, MPH
Director
Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center

Edward W. Hayes. Esq.

Daniel A. Nigro
Commissioner
New York City Fire Department

Marilyn Schiller, PhD.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Mel Schneiderman, PhD
Senior Vice President, Mental Health Services
The New York Foundling

Nancy Wackstein
Director of Community Engagement and Partnerships
Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service

Healing

When a child has been abused - physically, emotionally or sexually -
the most important first step is to
provide her or him with a safe, accepting environment. NYCC provides that secure haven in which to heal.

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Prevention

It seems that hardly a week goes by without news of a trusted child care worker being arrested for child abuse.

How do you know your child is safe?
Here are some tips.

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Education

NYCC is at the forefront of a number of educational projects focused on early intervention, prevention and treatment of child abuse.



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