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Ms. Danielle Martin


Dr. Danielle Martin is a psychiatrist practicing in Melville, New York. Dr. Martin is a medical doctor specializing in the care of mental health patients. As a psychiatrist, Dr. Martin diagnoses and treats mental illnesses. Dr. Martin may treat patients through a variety of methods including medications, psychotherapy or talk therapy, psychosocial interventions and more, depending on each individual case. Different medications that a psychiatrist might prescribe include antidepressants, antipsychotic mediations, mood stabilizers, stimulants, sedatives and hypnotics. Dr. Martin treats conditions like depression, anxiety, OCD, eating disorders, bipolar disorders, personality disorders, insomnia, ADD and other mental illnesses.
Ms. Danielle Martin
  • Melville, New York
  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

My mother is depressed with too much pain in her body. What should I do?

I would recommend a good pain specialist as well as psychotherapy and possibly antidepressant medication.

Is OCD a disease?

OCD is a disease and it responds very well to therapy and medication. Good luck!

Is premenstrual syndrome normal?

You can start an antidepressant or seek psychotherapy to address the symptoms.

Is depression a sign of madness?

I don't know what 'madness' is but depression is definitely a mental disorder but it responds well to therapy and medication.

How should a person requiring psychiatric help be approached?

I would gently say that you care about him and are concerned. Then recommend a therapist and even offer to go with him.

I feel negative most of the time. Is it a sign to be worried about?

If you have always been this way, then it's probably your personality. If it bothers you, you can seek help for therapy

I was sexually abused as a child and now as my marriage is approaching, I am beginning to freak out. What should I do?

I am so sorry. Is your fiancé aware of the abuse? I would recommend trauma focused CBT.

Is uncontrolled eating a sign of depression?

Yes, changes in appetite can be a sign of depression. She could also have binge eating disorder. She should consult a paychiatrist.

Why do I feel gloomy and sad during winters?

It sounds like you have seasonal affective disorder. You can try therapy lights to start, then consider therapy and medication.

Is excessive sleeping a side effect of anti depressants?

Yes, depending on the antidepressant. She should discuss it with her provider.

Is there any medication to cure OCD?

The SSRIs are indicated for OCD but should be used in combination with psychotherapy

My wife has no urge for sex. What should we do?

I would be supportive and start with a gynecological visit to make sure there is nothing medically wrong.

I am feeling better with just my anti-anxiety medications. Do I still require counseling?

That's up to you. I always recommend therapy but if you are doing well on medication, you don't HAVE to be in therapy.

Can schizophrenia be treated?

There are no guarantees. Once you find the right medication, you can manage some of your symptoms, therapy may help you manage the rest. Best of luck to you.

Bipolar Medicaton

The medication of choice has always been lithium. Depakote is another good medication. It all depends on other health factors. Atypical antipsychotics are also used.

My son is failing in school. Should I consult a counselor?

I would. Failing grades COULD be a sign of anxiety, depression, or other mental issues.

What can I do for my fears?

I would recommend seeing a therapist that specializes in CBT.

Can bipolar disorder affect anyone at any age?

Bipolar typically manifests in late teens/early 20s but I have seen patients who claim they had no manic symptoms until their 50s. I'd recommend a psychiatric evaluation if you READ MORE
Bipolar typically manifests in late teens/early 20s but I have seen patients who claim they had no manic symptoms until their 50s. I'd recommend a psychiatric evaluation if you are concerned that you or someone you love has it.

How can I manage my anxiety?

I would recommend psychotherapy which incorporates reality testing.

How can I help my teenage son deal with failure?

Start with normalizing and providing support. Then consider a therapist. Best of luck to you both!