Babylon Psychological
Services, P.C.

1550 Deer Park Ave.
Deer Park, NY  11729
(631) 242-2250

Meet the Doctors

Eric L. Clauss, Ph.D.

Dr. Eric L. Clauss is a graduate of Hofstra Univerity's Doctoral Program in Clinical and School Psychology, Dr. Clauss has held positions including Clinical Program Director of the ADHD Center at Mount Sinai Hospital and Assistant Professor of Mount Sinai Medical Center.  Dr. Clauss' resume also includes being an adjunct professor at New York University, Dowling College, and Pace University's graduate school programs in special education, social work, and psychology.  Additionally, Dr. Clauss served as supervisor of Psychological Services at Just Kids Preschool.  Dr. Clauss was the Behavior Specialist for Sachem Central School District from 2003 to 2013 and elementary school psychologist from 2013 to 2014.  Since 2014, D r. Clauss has worked as school psychologist at Schreiber High School in Port Washington School District.  Since 2005, Dr. Clauss has  been devoted to his private practice as Clinical Director of Babylon Psychological Services, P.C. 

Dr. Clauss specializes in treating adults with depression and anxiety problems using cognitive-behavior therapy.  He also is an expert in behavior modification of children with attention-deficit disorder and behavioral problems, as well as in evaluational of children with learning difficulties.  Co-founder of Babylon Psychological Services, Dr. Clauss is dedicated to providing excellence in care and treatment of all clients receiving services through the agency.   

Affiliations:  American Psychological Association,  Suffolk County Psychological Association      

James J. Zaino, Ph.D.
Dr. James J. Zaino is a graduate of Hofstra University's Doctoral Program in Clinical and School Psychology.  He is a New York State licensed psychologist and New York State certified school psychologist.  Dr. Zaino is the co-founder and Executive Director of Babylon Psychological Services, P.C.  He has worked with children and families for over 20 years, and has extensive knowledge and experience in educational law and parent's rights.  Dr. Zaino, is an expert in cognitive-behavioral therapy and specializes in the evaluation and treatment of adolescents and adults with mood and anxiety problems.     

Affiliations:  Member of the National Association of School Psychologists,  Association for the Advancement of Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Suffolk County Psychological Association


Justine Koo, Psy.D.

Dr. Justine Koo is a graduate of St. John's University Doctoral Program in School Psychology. She is a New York State Licensed Psychologist and New York State Certified School Psychologist. Dr. Koo specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents using cognitive behavior therapy and behavioral modification techniques, as well as in the assessment of children and adolescents presenting with concerns which may include learning, attention, social-emotional functioning, and autism spectrum disorder.