Dr. Shtayermman has over 20 years of experience in mental health settings including foster care, behavioral health, and private practice. The majority of his clients are adolescents and young adults in major life transitions such as school and employment. In his clinical practice and experience, Dr. Shtayermman also worked with couples and families to establish a better work-life balance focused on communication within the family. Many of Dr. Shtayermman’s clients are individuals who are experiencing depression and anxiety-related symptomatology.
Dr. Shtayermman treatment focus is grounded in early childhood experiences with the context of the here and now. The majority of the therapeutic approaches include a client-centered, cognitive-behavioral focus.
Dr. Shtayermman earned his BSW in Social Work from Haifa University, Israel, his MSW in Social Work from New York University, and his Ph.D. from Fordham University in New York City. Dr. Shtayermman conducted several research projects focuses on risk factors for suicidal ideation among adolescents and young adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). In addition, he conducted multiple studies to investigate mental health issues among adolescents and young adults on the spectrum as well as the presence of comorbid disorders associated with autism.
Dr. Shtayermman is also interested in the impact autism spectrum disorders have on family members, mostly parents, and siblings. He is a regular contributor to book reviews in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. Since 2002, he has been conducting both qualitative and quantitative research and has collaborated regularly with health professions to strengthen the presence of the Social Work Profession in a cross-disciplinary environment.
Dr. Shtayermman is providing therapeutic services using remote services to accommodate a larger geographical area with the convenience of clients in mind.
Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood
Suicidal ideation - Support living with intense pain, distress, and feelings of persistent hopelessness; strengthening meaningful relationships and experiences in one’s life
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Autism spectrum disorder - Support understanding the diagnosis and related challenges and strengths; skill-building in areas of daily routine, transitions, coping with overwhelming sensory experiences, social skills, and emotion identification and regulation
Oren Shtayermman is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 20 years
Thriveworks, Clinican, 2020 - 2021
Fordham University, New York, NY, Graduate School of Social Service, PhD, 2006
New York University, New York, NY, Silver School of Social Work, MSW, 2001
Rhode Island: ISW02881