Dr. Sachs is a licensed child psychologist and adult psychologist, specializing in the treatment of ADD/ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders in children, teens, and adults. He is also the founder of the Sachs Center in NYC.
Dr. Sachs did his clinical training in Chicago at Cook County Hospital, Mt. Sinai Hospital, and the Child Study Center. He completed his internship and post-doctoral work at the Children’s Institute in Los Angeles, where he supervised and trained therapists in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT). George Sachs is a Gestalt-trained therapist, certified by the Gestalt Associates Training program of Los Angeles.
Dr. Sachs consulted to Juilliard in New York City, providing counseling to their dance, drama, and orchestral students. He is the author of Helping the Traumatized Child and of the upcoming book Helping Your Husband with Adult ADD. Dr. Sachs has appeared on NBC Nightly News, CBS, WPIX, and other major media outlets, discussing his unique holistic approach to ADD/ADHD treatment. He also writes for the Huffington Post. Dr. Sachs is a member of the American Psychological Association and the New York State Psychological Association and is a co-founder of Performance Lifestyle, Inc.