Dr. Heymen is dedicated to helping individuals with Anxiety Disorders to achieve their maximum potential. She has over 30 years experience helping patients with the challenges of: Panic Disorder; Obsessive Compulsive Disorder; Posttraumatic Stress Disorder; Social Anxiety/ Phobia and Generalized Anxiety Disorder.
Her treatment focuses on understanding the sources of anxiety and then developing anxiety management skills and strategies. In the case of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, trauma recovery work is also provided.
Dr. Heymen also works with individuals to address other psychological issues which often accompany Anxiety Disorders, such as depression and low self-esteem. Anxiety Disorders also have an impact on one's partner and family. Sometimes marital and/or family therapy is helpful as part of the treatment plan.