Dr. Mittal is a licensed psychologist and independent contractor working part-time with NYC CBTp. She has specific training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and mindfulness-based treatments for people experiencing depression and anxiety disorders. She has a particular interest in working with young adults and minorities. Dr. Mittal earned her PhD from Hofstra University in Combined School-Clinical Psychology in 2010 and completed her clinical internship at St. Barnabas Hospital’s inpatient service. During her postdoctoral training at Zucker Hillside Hospital, in the adult inpatient service, Dr. Mittal specialized in providing CBT and DBT-informed treatments to adolescents and adults. Dr. Mittal has continued this focus at Kings County Hospital since 2012, on both inpatient and outpatient services. She currently serves as the Lead Psychologist at Kings County Hospital’s Behavioral Health Adult Outpatient Clinic, providing evidence-based treatment for diverse clients with a variety of concerns.
- NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County, Brooklyn, NY
- NSLIJ/Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, NY
- St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY
- Hofstra University’s Psychological Evaluation, Research & Counseling Clinic, Hempstead, NY
- New York State licensed psychologist (019311)
- Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) – Full Member
- American Psychological Association (APA) – Member
- New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA) – Member
- Mittal, Shveta (November 2010). The Effects of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy on Disordered Eating. Poster presented at the 44th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
- Mittal, Shveta, Donnelly, K., Closson, M. & Scardapane, J. R. (November 2006). The Effects of a Mindfulness-Based Eating Awareness Program on Food Intake in University Employees. Poster presented at the 40th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.
- Mittal, Shveta, Bougioukas, M. & Guarnaccia, V. (August 2006). Acculturation Status and Depression in 1st and 2nd Generation Adolescents. Poster presented at the APAGS poster session of 114th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA. 20.
- Scardapane, J.R., Walling C., Mittal, Shveta, Donnelly, K., Mandel, T. & Closson, M. (November 2005). Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Values Clarification for University Employees. Poster presented at the 39th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Washington, DC.