Vinus Mahmoodi, PhD

Psychiatry
Specialties
Psychiatry, more

Locations and Appointments


ColumbiaDoctors - Columbus Circle

5 Columbus Cir
New York, NY 10019
US
Existing Patients
Login or sign-upto Connect Patient Portal

CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York

710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US
Existing Patients
Login or sign-upto Connect Patient Portal
Existing Patients
Login to Connect Patient Portal make an appointment, view documentation or contact your doctor’s office.
Columbia Connect App
The Columbia Connect app allows you to access convenient services to help manage your health. Access the patient portal, communicate with your doctor, manage appointments, view test results, request prescription refills, pay a bill, and find a doctor.

Insurances Accepted


Please contact the doctor's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

    HMO
    Student Health
    NY Signature
    POS
    NYP Employee Plan
    Medicare Managed Care
    EPO
    PPO
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    CHP-NYU
    Quality Health Management
    Behavioral Health (Columbia University Employee Plan)
    World Trade Center Health Plan
    HMO
    Student Health
    NY Signature
    POS
    NYP Employee Plan
    Medicare Managed Care
    EPO
    PPO
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    CHP-NYU
    Quality Health Management
    Behavioral Health (Columbia University Employee Plan)
    World Trade Center Health Plan

About Vinus Mahmoodi, PhD


Vinus Mahmoodi, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry) within the Women's Program. Her clinical care focuses on the reproductive lifespan of women, starting from menarche (first menstrual period) to post-menopause. She primarily works with women experiencing distress during pregnancy and postpartum, traumatic birth experiences, perinatal loss, and fertility struggles. Dr. Mahmoodi is also on the adjunct faculty at Teachers College, Columbia University where she teaches courses on women's mental health and psychotherapy in the Clinical and Counseling Psychology department. Dr. Mahmoodi engages in research focused on the perinatal experiences of Muslim women. And she mentors students completing graduate studies in Clinical Psychology.


Specialties & Expertise

  • Bereavement
  • Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (CBT)
  • Exploratory Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Post Menopausal Problems
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • Psychological Aspects of Infertility
  • Reproductive Loss Counseling
  • Women's Mental Health

Education

  • Internship: Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Fellowship: Seleni Institute

Leadership, Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Medical Psychology in Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Need Help Finding a Doctor?