NYC Psychologist
Center for
SELF-Focused Therapy



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Feeling depressed, anxious, lost, confused, unable to cope?
Living with low Self-Esteem, diminished Self-Worth?
Want to Feel Better -- Sooner?

Having diffficulty saying "no" or asking for what you want?
Achieving, even identifying your goals?
Unable to establish or maintain healthful fulfilling relationships?
Want to Do Better -- Sooner?

Whatever problems you're experiencing
Want to Change Your Self and Your Life -- Sooner?

You have come to the right place.

Patient therapy area

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

Located near Washington Square Park

Recognized* for exceptional effectiveness and efficiency as a psychotherapist and for outstanding abilities in Clinical Psychology, Dr. Rita Haley has been a Licensed Psychologist since 1987.

Combining her noteworthy expertise and experience in psychology with her real world experience as a women's rights leader and her wide-ranging abilities, knowledge, and skills, Dr. Haley conceived and developed SFT SELF-Focused Therapy, a demonstrated-effective integrated psychotherapy that provides the benefits of other treatments -- and more.

Find out more about Dr. Haley by reviewing her resume and her profile. Follow the links below to discover more about 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 about SFT to learn about the highly effective 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 resources she recommends to help you progress outside of sessions.


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You will feel and do better sooner

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   About NYC Psychologist: Center for SFT

Areas of Special Expertise

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   About Dr. Haley


Abbrev Resume



    About Choosing Your Therapist

The Right Therapist for You

Message from Dr. Haley

How to Choose Your Therapist: What You Need to Know



   About SFT SELF-Focused Therapy

SFT: Abbreviated Description


SFT: Complete Description







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