Joseph Brand, PH.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Joseph Brand, Ph.D. specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders, insomnia depression, trauma, OCD, and related disorders (e.g., hoarding, skin-picking, trichotillomania) for children, adolescents, and adults. He values a warm, empathic approach to form a strong therapeutic alliance and work collaboratively with his patients. Dr. Brand provides both individual and group psychotherapy. He also works closely with families of patients when appropriate.

Dr. Brand primarily uses cognitive-behavioral interventions (CBT) for the treatment of anxiety, insomnia, and mood disorders across all age ranges. He has extensive training in exposure-based therapies, including exposure and response prevention (ERP), cognitive therapies, habit-reversal therapies, and mindfulness- based therapies.


Dr. Brand received his Ph.D. from the clinical psychology program at Fordham University. He completed his predoctoral internship at Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City. His previous clinical experiences include working in public hospitals, VA hospitals, and outpatient clinics, including the OCD and Related Disorders Program at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Brand has extensive experience providing CBT in a variety of settings, including home visits, off-site visits, and via videoconference (i.e., Skype, FaceTime). He has published work on the effectiveness of teleconference and videoconference psychotherapy, as well as obstacles to successful treatment using CBT.

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Meet Our Team

The Children’s Center is founded by Dr. Andrew Rosen and Dr. David A. Gross who have been practicing in South Florida since 1984. They are the Directors of The Center for Treatment of Anxiety and Mood Disorders.


Andrew Rosen PH.D., ABPP, FAACP

Founder and Clinical Director


David Gross MD, DLFAPA

Founder and Medical Director

Ryan Seidman, Psy.D

Clinical Director
Child and Adolescent Psychologist

Jerome Siegmeister, MD, MaED

Board Certified Psychiatrist & Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Joseph Brand, PH.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Jamie Levine, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Melissa R. Koniver, PsyD, NCSP

Licensed Psychologist

Mary-Kate Barnes, PH.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Brittany Schulman, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Ali Cunningham, Ph.D.

Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Qualified Supervisor

Meg Seidman, MS, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Esther Klein

Emily Caproni, Psy.D

Postdoctoral Resident

Alexandra Licata, PH.D.

Postdoctoral Resident

Esther Klein

Esther Klein, PH.D.

Postdoctoral Resident

Dana Ball MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist

Meredith Serota, B.A.; M.S. (ESE); RBT; ITDS

Behavioral Therapist

Elise Yonon, M.S. CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

David Krasky, Psy.S.

School Psychologist

Eden Kornblath, B.A.

Behaviorist and Education Specialist

Terri Samuels, MS

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Darbi Miller, MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Kara Lyles, MS

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Michael Klionsky

Private Tutor

Ashlee Kasten, MSW

Registered Social Work Intern

Marsha Glines

Marsha Glines, PH.D

Academic Coach / Laerning Specialist

Full Service Center with a Multi-Disciplinary Team in One Centralized Location

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The Children’s Center will focus on
the following core areas:

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