Shannon Bennett, Ph.D.

Shannon Bennett, Ph.D. Specialties: Pediatrics, Psychology

Shannon Bennett, Ph.D.
Specialties: Pediatrics, Psychology
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315 East 62nd Street
New York, NY 10065

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  • Aetna - NYP
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell
  • Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource

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About Shannon Bennett, Ph.D.

Dr. Shannon Bennett earned her Ph.D. from Boston University where she received research and clinical training at the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders. As the recipient of a Boston University research and training fellowship, Dr. Bennett contributed to several cognitive-behavioral treatment research programs within the Child and Adolescent Fear and Anxiety Program. Dr. Bennett also led a multi-disciplinary research team focused on the psychosocial needs of women who experience perinatal loss, and earned a National Research Service Award for this research effort. Dr. Bennett has contributed to multiple publications and presentations on these topics. Dr. Bennett completed her clinical internship training at the UCLA Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital and the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. Following her intern year, she continued to work within the UCLA Child and Adolescent OCD, Anxiety, and Tic Disorders Program, contributing to their treatment and research efforts. Dr. Bennett was a Co-Founder and Associate Director of the Pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Intensive Treatment Program at UCLA. She also served as the staff psychologist for the Fit for Health Weight program for childhood obesity within the Department of Pediatrics at UCLA.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Adult Psychotherapy

  • Anxiety Disorders

  • Bereavement

  • Child Psychotherapy

  • Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (CBT)

  • Family Therapy

  • Group Therapy

  • Obesity

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

  • Psychotherapy

  • Psychotherapy (Group)

  • Tic Disorders

  • Tourette's Syndrome

  • Trichotillomania

  • Women's Mental Health


  • Degrees: Boston University
  • Degrees: University of Notre Dame
  • Medical School: Boston University

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • English