Psychology Department

Welcome to the Bronxville Psychology Department Page!

We have compiled resources for your convenience, and we will continue to add to this site. Please feel free to contact us through our Bronxville email. We are more than happy to be of support and to discuss any questions or concerns that you may have. In addition to General Resources on this home page, please use the Elementary, Middle, and High School tabs for further information. Please take care and be safe and well.

K- 2nd grade: Alex Kelly, Ed.M, NCSP

3rd - 5th grade: Samantha Lewis, Ph.D.

CARE: Joyce Vastola, Psy.D.

Middle School: Jillian Tomlin, Ed.M, NCSP

High School: Tom Viviano, Ph.D.

Below are a few resources to guide and support conversations with your children.

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource

Manage Anxiety & Stress

Coping During COVID19 - Resources for Parents

Social distancing and Teens

How to help kids deal with coronavirus precautions, and what adults can learn from this connected generation

Advice For Newly Remote Workers


Strategies for Parenting in Close Quarters


  • Child Mind Institute Independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders.

  • About Kids Health Health education website for children, youth, and their caregivers,

  • About Kids Health-- Teens For teens: Learn how to support your mental health and wellbeing and how to recognize and manage various mental health conditions, with multimedia resources including articles, animations and guided meditations.

  • Child Development Institute Provides parents with information related to child development, psychology, health, parenting, learning, media, entertainment, families activities, as well as opportunity to connect with other parents, professionals, organizations and other useful websites.