About Dr. Michelle Pievsky:
Michelle Pievsky, Ph.D.:
Dr. Pievsky is a clinical psychology permit holder in the state of New Jersey (#183-045) who practices in English and Spanish. She graduated from Yale University with a BA in Spanish and received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She currently works as a neuropsychology postdoctoral fellow at Mindful Assessments and Psychological Services and as a postdoctoral fellow at the Youth Consultation Service Institute for Infant and Toddler Mental Health, where she specializes in assessment and treatment of developmental disorders, including autism. Dr. Pievsky is a published researcher focusing on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and she has won several awards for her work on the neurocognitive profile of ADHD and the impact of medication therapy.
Dr. Pievsky has worked with children of all ages, from infants to adolescents. She has performed assessment and treatment in multiple settings, including inpatient, outpatient, day treatment/partial hospitalization, and primary care. She has taught undergraduate students at Fairleigh Dickinson University and presented workshops and grand rounds lectures at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, the American Psychological Association, and the New Jersey Psychological Association (NJPA), among others. Dr. Pievsky is on the NJPA Executive Board and serves as Co-Chair of its Early Career Psychologist Committee and member of its Committee on Legislative Affairs. In the past, she served as student representative to the New Jersey Neuropsychological Society and Co-Representative of the Fairleigh Dickinson University chapter of the Association of Neuropsychological Students in Training. When she is not working, you can find Dr. Pievsky spending time with her family and hiking as often as possible.