Our Therapists

Our Therapists

All the clinicians at IntrinPsych Woman have specific areas of expertise and also welcome treating a variety of patients. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your particular area(s) of concern. If you do not already have a therapist in mind, we will gladly match you with the one who can best meet your needs.

Camilla E. Mager, Psy.D.

Dr. Camilla Mager, founder and clinical director of IntrinPsych Woman, graduated from Brown University, earning her B.A. with honors in the discipline of Religious Studies. She earned both her Masters and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies, where her doctoral research focused on the dynamics of the mother-daughter relationship.

With extensive clinical training and experience in the field of eating disorders, Camilla was a featured therapist in the 2010 E! television series What’s Eating You? and has spoken on the radio and on television about the nature and treatment of eating disorders. In addition, Camilla has been quoted in several magazines as an expert in the arena of mother-daughter relationships.

In private practice since 2005, Camilla has cultivated specialties in treating women with eating disorders, helping patients navigate issues of fertility and the transition into motherhood, and addressing the dynamics of mother-daughter relationships.

Visit Camilla’s personal website here.

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Terri Elisa Brennan, M.S. CCC-SLP

Terri Elisa Brennan, M.S. CCC-SLP, holds a Masters in Speech Language Pathology and a Masters in Audiology from Drexel University College of Medicine and holds her National Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech and Hearing Association.

She has lived in the United States, the UK, and France, and has over 20 years of experience working in medical, educational, and corporate settings. She has a passion for the untold power of the human voice and the vastly underrated role it plays in day-to-day life and one’s inner well-being.

Using her clinical skills and experience Terri has developed a unique system of vocal analysis which enables her clients find new emotional resonance through the exploration of their own voice and the behaviors it evokes. Her goal is to empower women by raising awareness of the emotions broadcast through tone, delivery and pitch. Terri helps her clients understand the relational impact of their voice and provides the tools to make different choices and shift relational dynamics.
Along with Voice Analysis, Terri is available for targeted Communication Skills coaching as well as Accent Modification training.

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Emma Demar, LMSW

Emma holds a Masters in Social Work from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing from Trinity College.

Emma’s clinical work focuses on the treatment of Eating Disorders, Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (OCD). Recognizing that recovery looks different for everyone, Emma is dedicated to helping her clients explore and integrate a wide variety of tools to facilitate and maintain recovery. Her approach combines mindfulness, CBT and relational psychotherapy.

Emma’s style is warm, direct and personable. She seeks to help her clients develop a sound understanding of who they are and to utilize this knowledge to live a fulfilling and satisfying life.

Rachel Khints, LMHC, CASAC-T

Rachel Khints holds a Masters of Education (M.Ed.) and a Masters of Arts (M.A.) in Psychological Counseling from Teachers College, Columbia University as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Theater from Ithaca College. She is also a Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC-T).

Rachel focuses on working with substance abuse and addiction, impulse control issues, and co-dependency. She also works with couples and families on healing the affected family system, particularly in the early phases of recovery. Integrating cognitive behavioral techniques with psychodynamic understanding, motivational interviewing, and mindfulness, Rachel tailors the treatment to the unique needs of each individual client. Familiar with – and willing to work from – a variety of models of addiction treatment (abstinence-based recovery, 12 step oriented interventions, moderation management and harm reduction).

Rachel meets each individual where they are, and creates a plan of action that is informed by concrete behavioral changes that she and the client can track. She offers coping and relapse prevention tools to assist in the goal of physical and emotional sobriety, or moderation. Rachel also works with those who are looking to fortify and deepen their recovery – those in need of second-tier recovery work. Rachel’s goal in treatment is to guide the client not only in making positive behavioral changes, but to assist the client in deepening her awareness and compassion for herself.

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Amy Lenclos, MHC-LP

Amy Lenclos holds a Masters in Mental Health and Wellness Counseling from New York University, a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, and a Bachelors of Art in Fashion Design from the Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne in Paris, France.

Amy’s primary clinical focus is on the transition into and through motherhood – from the contemplation stage through early child development and parenting. She has augmented this focus with specialized training in the treatment of perinatal mood and anxiety disorders through Postpartum Support International as well as the Seleni Institute. Amy has a secondary clinical focus on the transition from adolescence through emerging adulthood. In all of her work, Amy is keenly aware of the interplay between one’s embodied experience and women’s familial and cultural roles. With previous careers in fashion and yoga, Amy brings to her clinical work an awareness of the body in culture and space as well as a focus on the impact of that bodily experience on one’s sense of self.

With a lifelong interest in holistic health practices, Amy believes that self-healing happens on many interlaced levels of care for the body and self, and supports the interweaving of different practices for optimal wellness. Amy holds a certificate in yoga instruction from the Fédération Française de Yoga and is fluent in French.

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Sara Pascal, Psy.D.

Sara Pascal holds both a Doctorate of Psychology (Psy.D.) and Masters of Science (M.S.) from Long Island University. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts from Wheaton College, in Norton, MA.

Sara’s clinical focus at IntrinPsych Woman is two-fold: DBT and Trauma. Trained by Behavioral Tech, LLC, in the Foundations of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Sara has also completed trainings on the use of DBT for the Treatment of Trauma-Related Problems, and DBT Skills and Strategies for Anger. Inspired by nearly 4 years spent working with Middle Eastern and African refugees in Egypt, Sara’s doctoral research focused on understanding the psychological impact of exposure to various types of direct and secondary traumas.

Using an integrative approach to treatment and interweaving elements of dynamic, behavioral, and family systems theories, Sara helps clients understand and change self-defeating patterns. When working with Sara, clients are offered a space to explore and challenge themselves, and are provided with the tools, insight and empowerment to create a more fulfilling, functional life.

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Kya Richards, LMSW

Kya Richards holds a Masters of Social Work (M.S.W) from New York University, and a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature from City University of New York Hunter College.

Kya’s clinical focus includes working with adolescents and adults struggling with a wide variety of issues including anxiety, depression, self-esteem and relational difficulties. Kya employs a psychodynamic approach and is versed in the use of mindfulness in the therapeutic process. She uses the cultivation of this present moment awareness to promote not only health and wellbeing in her clients, but to learn to attend to and shift one’s dynamics in relationships.

Kya is particularly interested in the process through which women explore and respond to experiences of disempowerment. Through the therapeutic alliance, she helps her clients learn proactive and adaptive ways of responding to old cues that would otherwise maintain feelings of powerlessness and lack of control. Kya’s primary goal in therapy is to create a safe space in which her clients can achieve self-acceptance and personal growth.

Lynn Schteingart, LPMFT

Lynn Schteingart holds a Bachelor of Arts from Lesley College, a Masters in Psychology from National University in California, and was certified in nutrition and fitness through New York University.

Lynn’s particular areas of expertise include eating disorders, body image, and impulse control disorders such as Trichotillomania and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Personally trained by renowned trailblazer William Rader at the Rader Institute in California, Lynn uses Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Mirror Work and Psychodynamic techniques in treating eating disorders and disturbances of body image.