Sarah Rendell, Ph.D., M.A.T. is a licensed psychologist and former educator who has worked with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of settings. Her approach to therapy is rooted in cognitive behavioral theory and personalized to address each individual’s strengths, needs, and goals. She has experience treating individuals with anxiety, depression, and medical disorders, and in conducting neuropsychological and psychodiagnostic assessments. Dr. Rendell has also conducted research and published in the areas of perinatal and maternal health and weight disorders.
Dr. Rendell has been with The Southfield Center since 2014. In her current role, she provides psychotherapy, parent guidance work, and psychoeducational evaluations. Additionally, as Head of Clinical Training, Dr. Rendell oversees training programs for post-doctoral fellows, as well as for high school and college interns.
Dr. Rendell earned her undergraduate degree in Psychology at Trinity College, where she also minored in both Hispanic Studies and Models & Data. She completed a Master of Arts in Teaching at Manhattanville College and taught third and fourth grade students in local private schools for three years. Dr. Rendell earned her doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Health Emphasis) at Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University and completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Department of Veterans Affairs Hudson Valley Health Care System. She minored in neuropsychology and completed clinical rotations at New York Presbyterian – Weill Cornell Medical Center, Family Services of Westchester, and the Parnes Family Psychological and Psychoeducational Services Clinic.