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Our Team

Naomi GreenblattNaomi Greenblatt, M.D.,  Medical Director/Psychiatrist Dr. Naomi Greenblatt received her B.A. from New York University and her Medical Degree from New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Greenblatt fulfilled her residency in Psychiatry at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center.  Dr. Greenblatt maintains a private practice in reproductive psychiatry, addressing all areas of women’s mental health, including pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder, infertility, postpartum depression, peri-menopausal issues, eating disorders and mood and anxiety disorders.  Dr. Greenblatt founded The Rocking Chair Women’s Wellness Center in order to better address a variety of women’s health needs from a multi-disciplinary approach that strives to care for women throughout their lives.  Dr. Greenblatt is passionate about the work that she does and has lectured to organizations and at charity events about the importance of women maintaining emotional wellness.  Dr. Greenblatt is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., a member of the American Board of Medical Specialties. She is a professional member of Resolve, Postpartum Support International and The Northern New Jersey Maternal/Child Health Consortium. Dr. Greenblatt can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 201, or via email at ngreenblatt@therockingchair.org.


Michele Karver PremingerMichele Preminger, MD maintains a practice specializing in reproductive psychiatry at The Rocking Chair and embraces a dynamic therapeutic approach to whole body health and mental wellness. She addresses all areas of womens’ mental health, including mood and anxiety disorders, pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder and mental health issues related to pregnancy and the postpartum period. In addition, she specializes in treating mental health issues surrounding chronic pelvic pain, infertility and the peri-menopausal period. Dr. Preminger received both her bachelor of science and her medical degree from Cornell University and completed her residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in the Bronx. Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, she practiced on the faculty of Temple University Medical School in Philadelphia until 1996. After completing a second residency in psychiatry at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and receiving her board certification in Psychiatry, Dr. Preminger practiced as a clinical psychiatrist at Rutgers University before relocating to Bergen County.
Dr. Preminger is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick and has served on the Maternal Mortality Review Committee for the state of New Jersey since January 2006. In addition, she was nominated and has served on the Committee on Women for the American Psychiatric Association since 2008. Dr Preminger is a member of the Postpartum Depression Task Force for The Northern New Jersey Maternal/Child Health Consortium and lectures extensively on topics related to post-partum depression and womens’ mental health.

Allison Rosen
Allison Rosen, Ph.D is a clinical psychologist in private practice for over 30 years specializing in general infertility counseling, third-party reproduction, pregnancy loss, and adoption. She sees individuals, couples and groups to help with reproductive issues, depression, anxiety as well as other psychological problems. She received her B.A. from the University of California, her Ph.D. from Michigan State University and her Certificate in Psychoanalysis from the William Alanson White Institute. Dr. Rosen has been on the forefront of research and development for fertility preservation for cancer patients. She co-founded the Fertility Preservation Special Interest Group in the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and she is on the Advisory Boards of Fertile Hope and Sharsheret, organizations dedicated to helping cancer survivors. She is the former executive director of Resolve of New York City where she created educational programs and support systems for infertile patients. She has served as a psychological consultant to many reproductive programs in the tri-state area. She is the Past President of the William Alanson White Psychoanalytic Society and is a faculty member and supervisor at the William Alanson White Institute. She edited the book, Frozen Dreams, a book written to help therapists better understand their emotional reactions to patients suffering infertility. Dr. Rosen has spoken on television, radio and is a frequent lecturer on reproductive issues. Dr. Rosen can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 231 or via email at arosen@therockingchair.org.

Debra Korman
Debra Korman, Certified Creative Arts Specialist Debra received a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science from The University of Pennsylvania. She received her Certification in Creative Arts Therapies from The New School University in NYC. She completed her internship at Mt. Sinai Hospital at the in-patient psychiatric unit for children and adolescents. Debra maintains a private practice for health and healing of the mind-body-spirit through such modalities as dance and movement, music, art, creative writing and drama.  She is a Rhythmex® instructor and is currently running Rhythmex® workshops, a rhythmic exercise and dance program. She is involved with an ongoing research study of the Rhythmex® Exercise Program on the behavior and academic performance of children at the Bet Elazraki Children’s Home in Israel. Ms. Korman can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 230 or via email at dkorman@therockingchair.org.

Dr. Marda Sussman
Dr. Marda Sussman Dr. Marda Sussman has an enthusiastic approach to life and a passion for teaching others how to heal themselves. She studied Psychology and earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western, Ontario and her Bachelor of Education from the University of Toronto. Faced with a variety of career options, naturopathic medicine’s philosophy and approach to caring and fostering healing stood out amongst the rest. After four years at an accredited program, Dr. Sussman obtained her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and subsequently passed the Naturopathic Physician’s Licensing Exam (NPLEX) which is North American wide, and is licensed in the Province of Ontario. Dr. Sussman’s approach to care involves taking the time to educate her patients and to encourage as well as to enable them to make their own choices regarding their health using her guidance. Dr. Sussman has a great deal of experience working in multi-disciplinary clinics and with multi-disciplinary assessment teams. Dr. Sussman stays on the cutting edge of the latest research and practices by attending continuing education seminars and conferences worldwide. She has a spiritual and empathetic nature that appeals to all. Dr. Sussman heads up the naturopathic medicine practice area of The Rocking Chair. Dr. Sussman can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 234 or via email at msussman@therockingchair.org.


Brenda ZakBrenda Zak Brenda Zak received her Masters in Genetic Counseling from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.  Ms. Zak’s training and practice include prenatal/reproductive, pediatric, metabolic and cancer genetics. She is an active member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors. Ms. Zak provides patients with a risk assessment for hereditary diseases based upon their personal and family medical history. Ms. Zak’s experience includes working at a Breast Center and a private hematology-oncology practice, where she has been part of a multi-disciplinary team in caring for the patient. The initial meeting with each patient is utilized as an opportunity for Ms. Zak and the patient to identify if genetic testing is the right step for the patient. This is accomplished by providing each patient with the opportunity to explore how the test results may impact their medical decisions, family and life planning. After testing, through genetic counseling, each patient will be able to determine if any medical decisions are needed to be made based upon the test results. In addition, through the testing process, Ms. Zak will also assist each patient to determine if further support is needed for the patient and/ or their family. Ms. Zak can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 232, or via email at bzak@therockingchair.org

Rachel Fischler, MS, RD Rachel Fischler is a Registered Dietitian and holds a Master’s of Science degree in Nutrition Education from Columbia University.  Rachel has experience within the nutrition field in both clinical and non-clinical settings.  This includes working in a hospital, long term care, community nutrition, research, and counseling. Rachel specializes in weight management in both adults and children, pregnancy and menopause, and helps treat medical conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, and gastrointestinal disorders. Rachel’s counseling technique emphasizes behavior modification in order to ensure lifelong success in meeting goals and overcoming personal barriers. Ms. Fischler can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 3, or via email at rfischler@therockingchair.org.

Jane_SilaneJane Silane is a certified Jivamukti Yoga instructor, a Yoga Alliance Registered Teacher, and a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Instructor. She specializes in prenatal & postnatal yoga, finding in it the very definition of yoga. Jane works with women at every stage of life, and modifies her classes to suit the students’ needs. She encourages women to tap into their inner wisdom, which guides them through life, making choices that are truly right for themselves. Jane teaches for Valley Hospital and is on staff at the Prenatal Yoga Center in NYC. Jane was director of the prenatal/postnatal yoga program at Jivamukti Yoga Center, as well as designed the prenatal curriculum for their Teacher Training Program. In her earlier days, Jane was a professional dancer, actress and Radio City Rockette. Ms. Silane can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 235, or via email at jsilane@therockingchair.org.

Fitness Division

Moshe KhlymanMoshe Klyman Moshe Klyman began his career through amateur bodybuilding in Israel.  Upon his return to the United States, he began a career in personal training as well as coaching.  In addition to achieving certifications from the American Council of Exercise (ACE), American Council of Sport Medicine (ACSM), and the National Academy of Sport Medicine (NASM), he also received certifications towards senior citizen training and kickboxing.  These certifications accompany his ten years of wrestling experience and his Bronze Medal certification in coaching. Moshe Klyman can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 2, or via email at mklyman@therockingchair.org.

Talia SubinTalia Subin Talia’s fitness background has always been from a sports-based perspective.  Talia is IFA certified as a personal trainer. Talia’s specialty is in the area of dance, with physical skills developed through fifteen years of dance and Tae Kwon Do. Talia has achieved the title of Dance Coordinator for the Rutgers University Division One Dance Team.  Her skill as a dancer and artist are only outperformed by her skill as a group instructor. Talia enjoys working with women of all ages. Talia Subin can be reached at 201.308.5325 extension 2.


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