Dr. Yael Muskat


Dr. Yael Muskat, Psy.D., is the Director of the Counseling Center at Yeshiva University and has over 20 years of clinical experience. After graduating from Yeshiva University, Stern College for Women, she received a Master’s degree in Special Education from Columbia University and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Long Island University, C.W. Post. Dr. Muskat continued her clinical training by completing a Post Doctorate Leadership Fellowship at Westchester Institute for Human Development. She has worked as a therapist and consultant in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals and community mental health centers as well as Family Court. Dr Muskat has received advanced training in Dialectic Behavior Therapy, Somatic Intervention Trauma Therapy, and Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples. Dr. Muskat is committed to the destigmatization of mental health issues and to providing proactive services to promote wellness and emotional health. Yael is Rebbetzin of the Young Israel of Oceanside, where she has been privileged to raise her family and to be part of a warm and vibrant community.