Dr. Angel Caraballo is a child, adolescent, and adult psychiatrist in the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Previously, he was an Assistant Professor at Columbia University Medical Center and served as Medical Director of the New York Presbyterian Hospital-Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital School Based Mental Health Program. He is also the President for the New York Council on Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Caraballo specializes in adult and child ADHD, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, cross-cultural issues, child development, parenting, and school related issues. He has a particular passion for serving LGBTQ youth and persons of color, and offers sessions in English and Spanish. As an out-of-network clinician, Dr. Caraballo is able to go above and beyond in providing individualized, top-quality care; read more about the benefits of out-of-network therapy here.
Dr. Caraballo takes a psychodynamic approach with his clients, drawing from his extensive training in adult psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research. For adults with conditions that could improve with medications, he offers the convenience of both therapy and medications. He values working collaboratively with his clients and their families to identify obstacles, find solutions, and take action to achieve goals.
Dr. Caraballo received his MD from the Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo School of Medicine. He completed his adult psychiatry training at the Stony Brook University Medical Center, and his child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the New York Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia and Cornell Universities. With a strong commitment to his profession, he is actively involved in the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Psychological Association, regularly attending and giving presentations to these organizations.
Transference Focused Psychotherapy - Provides an insight-oriented approach to therapy, helping clients to become newly aware of subconscious thoughts and emotions
ADD / ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) - Managing ADHD and its effects on decision making, studies, relationships, and work; helping with organizational challenges
Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks
Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
Parenting - Helping parents with their own issues within the context of supporting children
Child development - Includes working with children and their families to identify areas of needs and strengths and ensure appropriate social and behavioral development
Cultural competency - Understanding clients from their background and identity, instead of the therapist's background. Sees clients who are frustrated by the power/privilege in institutions, challenges in college or in not getting promoted at work, etc.
Medication management - Optimizing use of psychopharmacological medications
Angel Caraballo is not in-network with any insurances.
Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
During COVID-19, Dr. Caraballo is offering free sessions to Latino or African American frontline workers.
Columbia University School of Social Worker, Psychopharmacology Professor, 2018 - Present
Private Practice, 2009 - Present
Columbia University, Transference Focused Psychotherapy Program, 2018 - Present
New York Council on Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Immediate Past President, 2018 - 2020
Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York, Medical Director of School-Based Mental Health Program, 2009 - 2015
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Assistant Attending, 2009 - 2015
Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research, Adult Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Program, 2011 - 2013
Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York, Moonlighting Attending Physician of Children's Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, 2009 - 2012
Federation Employment & Guidance Service, Psychiatrist, 2008 - 2011
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency, 2006 - 2008
State University of New York at Stony Brook, Psychiatry Residency, 2002 - 2008
Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) School of Medicine, MD, 2001
Union College, BA in Biology, 1995