Counseling Specialties

Our clinicians use a variety of techniques from different theoretical orientations in order to tailor therapy to each individual or family and their unique needs. Counseling specialties for children, adolescents, and adults include, but are not limited to:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Asperger's Disorder (Autism Spectrum Disorder)
  • Depression
  • Anxiety and anxiety-related disorders
  • Alcohol/substance use
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Grief
  • Family conflict
  • Marital issues

Child Psychological/Psycho-educational Assessments

Psychological assessments (also known as evaluations or testing) are used to help clarify what a patient's diagnosis might be or to differentiate among several diagnoses. Additionally, assessments can be used to obtain accommodations or interventions in the school setting.  Our office offers assessments for the following: 

  • Emotional disorders (e.g., Autism Spectrum Disorders, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder)
  • Behavioral disorders (e.g., ADHD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder)
  • Learning disabilities (e.g., dyslexia, disorders of written expression)
  • Gifted/IQ evaluations: involves testing a child's cognitive abilities in order to determine eligibility for school gifted programs