BodyImageryTM, LLC is Alysa Zalma's M.D. psychiatry private practice. She is a psychiatrist and mental health consultant dedicated to a myriad of psychiatric and psychological disorders including anxiety, depression, trauma and related spectrum disorders. Some of her areas of interest include how the brain utilizes images and imagery to inform psychological change. She utilizes her expertise of how imagery informs psychiatry in her treatment of dysfunctional body image. She works with her patients on a personalized level with techniques that include psychoanalytic psychotherapy as well as an array of holistic techniques. She also provides medication options for these areas of interest and expertise.
Dr. Zalma utilizes many non pharmacologic treatments in her approach including mindfulness techniques based on the work of Tich Nhat Hanh and Jon Kabat-Zinn.
Dr. Zalma incorporates other meditative, mindful eating and energy medicine practices into her work with her patients.