Dr. Belisa Vranich is a clinical psychologist, author, and presenter. Dr. Vranich has a private practice in New York City where she focuses on short-term dynamic psychotherapy that is highly interactive. Her passion as a clinician manifests itself in comprehensive, holistic diagnosis and treatment that integrates spirituality, physical health and relationships.
Dr. Vranich has written five self-help books. Dr. Vranich is a regular guest on the “Today Show,” “Good Morning America,” CNN, and Fox News. She will appear as the Sex Expert in Bravo’s new Fall 2010 show, “Pregnant In Heels.” Dr. Vranich has been interviewed as an expert in hundreds of publications, including the Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, Spin, AARP, Seventeen, Good Housekeeping, and Parenting. She is the former advice columnist for the New York Daily News, Foxnews.com, and Spin magazine.
Previously, Dr. Vranich was the Director of Public Education at the Mental Health Association of NYC and served as a consultant at the National Mental Health Association in Washington, DC. She has worked as the director of an outpatient clinic at Jacobi Hospital Center, as a school psychologist in the South Bronx, and with parolees and their families as part of the Brooklyn Aids Task Force. Dr. Vranich received her doctorate degree in Psychology from New York University and Bellevue Hospital with specialization in neuropsychology, psychiatric consultation, and liaison and bilingual treatment.
An outspoken advocate for women’s health issues, volunteerism and mentorship, Dr. Vranich volunteers regularly with numerous NYC-based animal rescue organizations, and does regular pro bono work with victims of sexual assault and war veterans organizations nationwide. Her website is www.drbelisa.com