About My Practice
I have been a licensed
psychologist in Pennsylvania since licensing started, in 1974, and
I have been in private practice for thirty-six years, the last six
in Malvern, Pennsylvania. I am a Pediatric Psychologist,
specializing in work with children and
For What Sorts of
Problems Do People Seek Help?
Though a large variety of problems are treated, they tend to fall
in the following groups:
1) Stress Related
Disorders. These often present as
purely physical symptoms, most commonly as headache,
gastrointestinal symptoms or physiologic arousal symptoms such as
rapidly beating heart or excessive sweating.
Disorders – These include a wide
variety of problems from specific phobias, such as fears of medical
procedures, fears of flying or of being in crowded places, to
separation anxiety, and an array of performance anxieties, such as
in academics, sports, or music.
4) Chronic Pain
Disorders - may include chronic or
recurrent headache, low back pain, pain as the result of an auto
accident or other injury or illness.
Developmental Disorders, such as Asperger’s
6) Other Disorders of
childhood and adolescence, such as Attention
Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder and childhood depression.
What are the ages of
Primarily, I see children and adolescents, aged 5 through 18.
However, it is not unusual for me to see adults with chronic pain
and/or stress related symptoms.
These include family
therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy, and physiological
self-regulation, such as biofeedback, autogenic training,
progressive muscle relaxation training, and self-hypnosis.
U.S. Public Health Service Post-doctoral Fellowship in Clinical
University of Colorado Medical Center
Psychology, Ohio State University
M.A., School-Clinical Psychology, Hofstra University
B.A., Political Science, Allegheny College
American Psychological Association, Member
2) Pennsylvania Psychological Association, Member and Fellow
3) Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists, Member and
Dr. Moskowitz is a
certified member of the National Register of Health Service
Providers in Psychology
Dr. Moskowitz was
recently recognized and commended by the Philadelphia Society of
Clinical Psychologists, for his years of service as President of
License # PS001154-L