Colleen M. Turek, MD

Specialties:
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychiatry
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Treats Children
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Overview

Dr. Turek is the Program Medical Director of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Consultation Liasion service at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. She is an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and an attending at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. She completed her general adult psychiatry residency at the Zucker Hillside Hospital with Northwell and completed her child psychiatry fellowship at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program of Columbia and Cornell Universities on the Community and Public Psychiatry Track. During her final year of training Dr. Turek served as chief resident for the Westchester site as well as the Community Track. She has a special interest in working with medically complex and underserved patient populations, in addition to working with maternal-infant health and eating disorders.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Psychosis
  • Psychotherapy
  • Schizophrenia
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Women's Mental Health

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Gender

  • Female

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Insurance Accepted

Affinity Health Plan

  • Beacon Health - Behavioral Health

Amida Care

  • Beacon Health - Behavioral Health

Coventry Health Care

  • Coventry Health Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

UnitedHealthcare

  • Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid Behavioral Health
  • Medicare Behavioral Health

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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry