Dr. Tricia Rampersad earned her B.A. in Communications & Journalism at Fairleigh Dickinson University, M.A. in Counseling Psychology at New Jersey City University, and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at PsyD California Southern University.
Dr. Rampersad has over 15 years of experience treating children, adolescents, and adults with depression, OCD, and anxiety disorders. She worked in educational settings, hospitals, medical centers, non-profits, and medical clinics as a therapist in New York, New Jersey, and California. Dr. Rampersad specializes in depression, trauma, anxiety, PTSD, adjustment disorder, relationship/intimacy issues, and OCD. Her treatment modalities include a combination of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Sports Psychology, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, and Coaching. Dr. Rampersad is an inclusive therapist and believes in diversity, equity, and multiculturalism.
Tricia has been trained through the Berkeley Cognitive Behavioral Clinic, Alameda Health Systems, and Jersey City Medical Center. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, and Certified School Counselor. Dr. Rampersad has presented on Depression, Anxiety, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Mindfulness, Sports Psychology, Spirituality, and ACT both locally and nationally.
Tricia’s motivation stems from the superior outcomes of specialized treatment for debilitating anxiety, racial trauma, and depression. She is inspired by seeing changes and resilience from her patients. Tricia thrives on her love for diversity and multiculturalism.
New Jersey City University
Dr. Rampersad earned her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology at New Jersey City University
California Southern University
Dr. Rampersad earned her Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology at California Southern University
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Dr. Rampersad received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Journalism from Fairleigh Dickinson University
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