Welcome to the web page of Dr. Lubna Somjee.
- Licensed psychologist in private practice located in New York’s Hudson Valley.
- Author of monthly “Mindful Living” column in the Poughkeepsie Journal’s Health Living section since 2006.
- Recipient of the New York State Psychological Association’s Distinguished Service Award (2013).
- Recipient of the Hudson Valley Psychological Association’s Excellence in Psychology Award (2009).
Dr. Somjee specializes in delivering health/medical psychology services to patients with chronic medical conditions, alongside their existing medical treatments.
She provides psychotherapy for patients dealing with emotional issues ranging from stress, workplace and relationship concerns, to anxiety and depression.
Dr. Somjee’s expertise in clinical health psychology includes a focus on implementing innovative models of healthcare delivery within medical healthcare systems; thereby increasing patient engagement, improving patient care and satisfaction, and decreasing healthcare costs.
Additionally, she has experience providing psychosocial precepting to medical residents and fellows, and providing consultation to physicians to promote patient engagement, improve patient health and satisfaction.
Dr. Somjee is also active in her local and state psychological associations focusing on legislation and healthcare reform.
Please feel free to explore this website for more detailed information. Should you have any questions or wish to schedule an appointment, please feel free to contact her at 845-380-2945.