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Dr. Patricia Pitta is:

...a clinical psychologist as well as a Board Certified Family Psychologist practicing in Manhasset, New York. She is also an Adjunct Professor at St. John's Univeristy and is the co-ordinator of Continuing Education and Professional Development within the Department of Psychology.

Dr. Pitta is an approved supervisor of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy as well as a Clinical Member.

She was elected to the National Academies of Practice and Fellow of the Academy of Family Psychology.

Dr. Pitta has recently been featured on a local television program called Long Island Backstory. The first video is on a Happy and Healthy Marriage, and the second is on Successful Parenting.

Below are the two videos:


Dr. Pitta:

  • Holds Multiple Distinctions within her field for achievement as well as service to the profession:
  • Past President of the Long Island Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Past President of the Academy of Family Psychology
  • Held national elected offices within American Psychological Association
  • Held local chair positions within the Nassau County Psychological Association
  • Family Therapist of the Year- Long Island Association of Marriage and Family Therapy- l998
  • Distinguished Contribution to the Association of Marriage and Family Therapy-2002
  • Awarded the Life Time Achievement Award by Fordham University.
  • Inclusion in Who’s Who in America as well as many other Who’s Who distinctions.