Kelly Workman, PsyD

Accepting New Patients
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Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Adjustment Disorder, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (CBT), Depression, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Mental Health, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder, Relationship Problems, Social Anxiety Disorder, Stress Management, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Work-Related Stress, Addiction, Alcohol Use Disorders, Autism, Borderline Personality Disorder, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Family Therapy, Gender Dysphoria , Insomnia, LGBT Mental Health, Mindfulness, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Specific Phobia, Substance Abuse Disorders

Academic Appointments

  • Instructor in Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry) at CUMC

Dr. Kelly Workman is a licensed clinical psychologist at Columbia Doctors and serves on the faculty as a Clinical Instructor in Medical Psychology in Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). Dr. Workman is also a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with specializations in clinical and applied behavior analysis.

Dr. Workman specializes in providing compassionate and science-driven treatments to adolescents, adults, and families. She treats a range of internalizing and externalizing difficulties, including Borderline Personality Disorder, suicidal and non-suicidal self-injurious behaviors, trauma, interpersonal difficulties, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and addiction. Additionally, Dr. Workman has expertise in providing behavior management training to parents and caregivers as well as consulting with residential treatment centers, group homes, and elementary, middle, and high schools.

Dr. Workman has advanced expertise in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), including the Dialectical Behavior Therapy – Prolonged Exposure (DBT-PE) protocol and Dialectical Behavior Therapy – Accepting the Challenges of Exiting the System (DBT-ACES). She also specializes in a variety of other evidence-based treatments including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP, a treatment for chronic depression), Prolonged Exposure (PE), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Exposure and Response Prevention (EPR), Habit Reversal Training (HRT), and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT).

Dr. Workman received her doctoral degree from the University of La Verne, where her research focused on the role of parental distress, psychological flexibility, and treatment adherence to child behavior intervention programs. She completed her internship and post-doctoral fellowship at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Workman currently researches treatment outcomes in high risk populations and provides trainings and consultation to professionals.


  • Female

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Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:


ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
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Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health


  • Behavioral Health Columbia University Employee Plan

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.