Dr. Turco is board certified in Psychiatry and Neurology and completed her residency training at NYU School of Medicine. She is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and American Holistic Medical Association. She works with adults and adolescents who are interested in an innovative and integrative approach to mental health and well being. She offers an approach that is holistic in nature and addresses physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health.
She has extensively studied and practiced both traditional and holistic approaches in medicine, metaphysics, eastern religion and philosophy, nutritional neuroscience, interpersonal neurobiology, and mind body medicine. Her practice integrates traditional medicine with complementary approaches. Services offered include; psychopharmacology, nutritional counseling, nutraceuticals, psychotherapy, mindfulness, and stress reduction techniques.
She spent several years as an Attending Emergency Psychiatrist at Bellevue hospital. She served as the Associate Director and then Director of Bellevue’s Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program. She is currently in a full time private practice, specializing in Integrative Psychiatry. She is an Associate Clinical Professor at NYU School of Medicine where she teaches a course for senior medical residents in Integrative and Holistic Psychiatry. In addition, she supervises medical students and medical residents in her practice and in the hospital setting. She has expertise in psychopharmacology, comprehensive diagnostic assessment, and mood disorders, including; anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder and post traumatic stress disorder. She has additional training in Reproductive Psychiatry and remains affiliated with the practice at NYU. She works with women before, during, and after pregnancy who may suffer from perinatal and postpartum related disorders.
For questions about insurance coverage, fees, or to schedule an appointment please call 212-725-9866. If you would like to speak with Dr. Turco directly please call 718-290-3908.