Staff

Grace Lin, MHC

Grace Lin received her Masters in Mental Health Counseling from New York University and is a staff therapist at New York Behavioral Health, practicing in both the New York and Rockville Center locations.  She provides therapy to individuals and families and uses a variety of evidence-based approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy in helping clients achieve their goals.  

Ami Schwab, Ph.D.

Ami Schwab is a psychotherapist at New York Behavioral Health, practicing in both the Rockville Centre and New York City locations. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from St. John’s University in the Child Track. Ami provides therapy to children, adolescents, adults, and families using evidence-based approaches including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), and behavioral parent training. Ami utilizes a positive, strength-based approach to therapy that seeks to reinforce adaptive behaviors, enhance functioning, and improve relationships.

Jolie Silva, Ph.D.

Dr. Jolie Silva has a Ph.D. in Clinical and School Psychology and is a licensed psychologist.  She is currently the Associate Clinical Director at New York Behavioral Health and has a private practice in Manhattan and Long Island, where she provides psychotherapy and conducts psychological evaluations.  

Elizabeth Blisko, MHC

Elizabeth Blisko is a psychotherapist at New York Behavioral Health, practicing out of both New York City and Rockville Centre locations. Elizabeth has completed master’s degrees in Mental Health Counseling and Psychological Counseling at Columbia University. In addition, Elizabeth is currently working towards a post-master’s certificate in Child and Family Therapy at NYU.

Maria Denaxas, LCSW

Maria Denaxas is a psychotherapist at New York Behavioral Health practicing in both the New York City and Rockville Centre locations. She completed her master's degree in Social Work at NYU followed by a Post Master's certificate in addiction. During her studies at NYU she successfully completed an internship program at NYBH.