Addette L. Williams
- Counseling and Psychological Services
Dr. Addette Williams joined Columbia Health in 1999. Prior to Columbia, Addette completed a clinical psychology internship at North Central Bronx Hospital. She was also a therapist at the Brooklyn Center for Children and Families, and completed a graduate fellowship at the Psychological Counseling and Adult Development Center at The CUNY Graduate Center.
She earned a B.A. in economics and political science from Yale University, and a Ph.D. from The City University of New York. She has received professional training in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and the Gottman Method for couple therapy.
Addette has a broad range of professional interests that include the psychological effects of trauma, the mental health of people of color, the integration of psychodynamically informed therapy with mindfulness-based practices, couples and gender issues. In addition, she facilitates a mindfulness group for those interested in learning how to meditate.
- Ph.D., City University of New York
- B.A., Yale University
Certifications and Licensure:
- Licensed to practice psychology in the State of New York.
- Brooklyn Center for Children and Families
- Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, CCNY
- Williams, A. L. (1996). Skin Color in Psychotherapy. In R. Perez Foster, M. Moskowitz, and R. Javier (Eds.) Reaching Across Boundaries of Culture and Class: Widening the Scope of Psychotherapy. Northvale: Jason Aronson.
- American Psychological Association