NYC Psychologist
Center for
SELF-Focused Therapy



Feeling depressed, anxious, lost, confused, unable to cope?

Having diffficulty achieving, perhaps even identifying
your goals?

Unable to establish or maintain healthful fulfilling relationships?

You have come to the right place.


A warm, safe enviroment; An exceptional therapist
A treatment that helps more than others

Invest in Your SELF with Dr. Haley and SFT
You will feel and do better -- sooner


Recognized for outstanding abilities in Clinical Psychology while still a graduate student and currently for exceptional efficacy as a psychotherapist, Dr. Rita Haley attained Psychology licensure in Pennsylvania in 1987 where she had a private practice for many years. A native New Yorker, Dr. Haley returned home, founding NYC Psychologist in Manhattan's Central Village near Washington Square Park.

Combining her exceptional expertise and experience in psychology with her real world experience as a political activist and leader, Dr. Haley conceived and developed SFT SELF-Focused Therapy, a demonstrated-effective integrated psychotherapy that provides the benefits of other treatments -- and more.

Follow the links below to find out more about Dr. Haley and the psychology practice she established. Learn how essential it is for you to choose the right psychologist for you and read Dr. Haley's message to you. Peruse the sections on SFT to learn about the highly successful integrated psychotherapy she conceived and developed. Evaluate the efficacy of this treatment by perusing the accolades Dr. Haley, using SFT, has received. View some of the external resources she recommends to help you progress outside of sessions.


   About NYC Psychologist: Center for SFT

Areas of Special Expertise

      Clinical/Mental Health

      Coping/Adapting Difficulties

      Life Coaching



Schedule a Consultation

Resource Center

Location and Transportation Info



   About SFT SELF-Focused Therapy

SFT: Abbreviated Description


SFT: Complete Description



   About Dr. Haley


Abbrev Resume



    About Choosing Your Therapist

Choosing Your Therapist

Message from Dr. Haley





Resource Center Section





Invest in Your SELF with NYC Psychologist and SFT
You will feel and do better sooner


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To aid in navigating within the "About Us" section, an index of links is available at the bottom of each page.


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