Awards and Distinctions...

  • Diplomate in Couple and Family Psychology
  • Allen V. Williams, Jr. Memorial Award (see video below)
  • Fellow:
    American Psychological Association
    Division 43 Couple and Family Psychology
    Division 42- Independent Practice
  • Distinguished Fellow of the New York State Psychological Association
  • Family Psychologist of Long Island

Dr. Pitta: Awarded the Allen V. Williams jr. Memorial Award by the New York State Psychological Association in 2021

This award acknowledges Dr. Pitta's tireless and dedicated work to the profession of Psychology through scholarship via treating couples, individuals and families, and publishing books, manuals, articles and teaching videos in the field of Couple and Family Psychology. She has treated thousands of couples, families and individuals utilizing a treatment model she created called 'Integrative Couple and Family Therapy Model". She has held state and national presidencies within the field of psychology and has taught Couple and Family Psychology for the past 30 year in graduate and post graduate programs.

The Award Presentation:

Dr. Pitta's Acceptance Speech: