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about julie kolzet phd

About
Julie Kolzet, PhD

 

Julie Kolzet is a licensed psychologist with specialized training in cognitive behavioral therapy. She helps people overcome challenges, thrive in daily life, and increase adherence and motivation to adopt health promoting behaviors long term.


Education

 

Ph.D., Clinical Psychology with Health Emphasis, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology

M.A., Counseling and Guidance for Colleges and Community Agencies, New York University

B.S., Journalism, University of Colorado at Boulder


Training

 

Behavioral Sleep Medicine (BSM) Program at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hackensack University Medical Center, The Audrey Hepburn Children’s House, Department of Pediatrics, Hackensack, New Jersey

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Psychiatry, White Plains, New York

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Psychiatry, New York, New York

The Institute for Behavior Therapy, New York, New York

Behavioral Associates, New York, New York

The Beck Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Berman Center, Chicago, Illinois


Teaching

 

Adjunct Clinical Supervisor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology

Adjunct Clinical Supervisor, Counseling Psychology PhD Program, Fordham Graduate School of Education



Publications

 

Kolzet, J., Yuan, J., Shabsigh, R. (In press). The obesity epidemic and sexual health and functioning. In B., Bartlik, G. Espinosa, J. Mindes (Eds.), Integrative Sexual Health (pages pending). New York, NY: Weill Integrative Medicine Library of Oxford University Press.

Kolzet, J., Quin, H., Zemon, V., Tyry, T. Marrie, R.A., & Foley, F.W. (2015) Predictors of Body Image Related Sexual Dysfunction in Men & Women with Multiple Sclerosis. Sex & Disability, 33, 63-73.

Kolzet, J. & Inra, M. (2011). Other risk factors for coronary heart disease. In R. Allan (Ed). Heart & Mind: The Practice of Cardiac Psychology. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Bartlik, B., Kolzet, J., Ahmad, N., Parveen, T., & Alvi, S. (2009). Female sexual health. In M. Legato (Ed). Textbook of Gender Specific Medicine, (pp. 400- 407). New York: Elsevier Science.

Bartlik, B., Striar, S., Cabral, C., & Kolzet, J. (2009). Essential information about the use of erotica for sexuality educators & clinicians. In E. Schroeder, J. Kuriansky (Eds.). Sexuality Education: Past, Present, & Future, (pp.194-207). Connecticut: Praeger Publishing.

Bartlik B., Fox T., Kolzet J., & Stingle S. (2006, Spring). I think I can, I think I can: A guide to healthy female sexuality. Sex week at Yale University: The Magazine, an undergraduate publication in partnership with The Yale Herald, 1.

Foley, F., Zemon, V., & Kolzet, J. (in prep.). The epidemiology of sexual dysfunction in patients with multiple sclerosis living in the United States.

Bartlik, B., Kolzet, J., Parveen, T., & Ahmad, N. (under review). Sexual history taking for healthcare practitioners: The MUST ADDRESS Model. Journal of Family Medicine.


Presentations

 

Kolzet, J. & Jacobs, S. (2018, March). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia. Grand Rounds, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY.

Kolzet, J. (2015, March). “How to Efficiently Address the Mental and Behavioral Health Needs of Your Patient.” Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery lecture series. Department of Urology, New York Langone Medical Center, New York, New York.

Kolzet, J. (2014, November). “Intimacy Post Bariatric Surgery.” Weight Loss and Metabolic Surgery Support Group lecture series. GI Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Program, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York.

Kolzet, J. (2013, November). “The Men’s Health Show”. Sirius XM Radio. Broadcast live from NYU Langone Medical Center. New York, New York. November 20, 2013.

Kolzet, J. (2013, October). “Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Sustained Weight Loss.” Weill Greenberg Center. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York. 

Kolzet, J. (2012, September). “Holistic approach to wellness: Teaching patients to take better care of their health .” Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery lecture series. Department of Urology, New York Langone Medical Center, New York, New York.

Kolzet, J. (2012, February). “Sexual-attractiveness/body image-related sexual dysfunction in multiple sclerosis.” Talk given at the Multiple Sclerosis Center, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York. 

Kolzet, J. & Bartlik, B. (2011, November). “Sexual dysfunction & body image in women with multiple sclerosis.” Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery lecture series. Department of Urology, New York Langone Medical Center, New York, New York.

Bartlik, B. Kolzet, J., Tyagi, R., Padial, A., Shapsig, R., & Fisher, H. (2009, June).“New ways to approach love, sex, & intimacy: A cognitive behavioral approach.” Symposium entitled, Sexual Health, intimacy & the Pursuit of Pleasure. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2009, June). “Reclaiming sexuality after cancer.” Talk given at Cancer Survivor’s Day, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2009, May). “Understanding & debunking myths related to intimacy.” Talk given at Iris Cantor Women’s Health Center, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2009, May). “Keeping love alive & conquering stress to revitalize the sexual self.” Talk given for the Office of Public Affairs, Health & Wellness Seminar Series, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2006, April). “Healthy sex at any age.” Co-authored talk given for Bartlik, B. (Discussant) symposium entitled Seventh Annual Women’s Health Symposium, 92nd Street Y, New York, New York.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2005, May). “How to take a sexual history.” Talk given for Bartlik, B.(Associate Professor) at the Medical College, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Bartlik, B., Padial, A., Glazer, H., & Kolzet, J. (2005, May). “What to do when sex hurts.” Co -authored talk given for Bartlik, B. (Chair & Discussant) symposium entitled What To Do When Sex Hurts. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2005, March). “Sexuality in mature women.” Co-authored talk given for Bartlik, B. (Chair & Discussant) symposium entitled Sexuality in Mature Women. NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Bartlik, B. & Kolzet, J. (2004, May). “New treatment options for women with sexual dysfunction.” Co-authored talk given for Bartlik, B. (Chair & Discussant) symposium entitled Women’s Sexuality: Overcoming Obstacles to Sexual Pleasure (Panelists: Winifred Cutler, James Kocsis, Catherine Birndorf, Candida Royalle, & Betty Dodson). American Psychiatric Association, New York, New York.


License

 

Clinical Psychologist Number: 019790, New York State