Ellen C.Weld, PhD
Specializing in Child Custody/Therapeutic Visitation/Family Court Matters
Dr. Weld obtained her PhD in Clinical Psychology from New York University in 1999 and her New York State License in Psychology in 2000. She obtained a B.A. in Music at Williams College followed by Post-Baccalaureate work in Psychology at Yale University. She speaks Spanish, having studied in Spain during her graduate school years.
Dr. Weld has been a member of the Supreme Court Appellate Division mental health professional expert panel since 2004 and specializes in child custody evaluations and parent-child visitation. She was previously employed for many years at St. Dominic's Family Services in the Bronx, where she worked with children placed in foster care. She has also provided treatment and evaluations for residents of nursing/rehab facilities at The Supportive Care. Areas of specialization include forensic (custody/visitation) evaluations, diagnostic/mental health assessment, parental alienation, and understanding the impact of interparental conflict upon children's emotional functioning.
71-58 Austin Street, Suite 208
Forest Hills, NYPhone: 917-554-7295
Review posted on CareDash by client on October 5, 2020
"Professional and Courteous
"Dr Weld has been instrumental in coordinating supervised visits between myself and my child. She is very professional, compassionate and caring. We are extremely comfortable and happy with her services. I recommended her to anyone who needs supervised visits or other services."