It can feel overwhelming when you're concerned about your child 's behavior. My first priority is to join with you to offer support, then provide guidance towards a happier, more peaceful family life.
Whether you need answers to a specific question, or you have general concerns about your child's mood or behavior,
therapy can offer reassurance.
I am a Licensed Clinical Psychologist specializing in pediatrics (kids, teens & young adults) with a small private practice, ensuring a high level of attention to each family.
Formerly, I was an Attending Psychologist & Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at Montefiore Medical Center.
I completed my Postdoc Fellowship at Yale University's Child Study Center.
I earned my PsyD in Clinical Psychology from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, my MA in Developmental Psychology from Columbia University, and my BA in Psychology from New York University.
A thorough assessment is key to identifying strengths & challenges.
Psychological testing to clarify diagnoses like ADHD, Autism, or Learning Disorders may include:
-Attention/ Executive Functioning
Using a collaborative approach, Dr. Andrews treats various issues, primarily via Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), including:
-Oppositional defiant behavior
Dr. Andrews provides consultation re: pediatric psychology issues on a case-by-case basis, or in a seminar series.
Pediatric offices, schools, and other organizations can request uniquely tailored topics, such as:
-Managing Behavioral Crises
-Trauma Informed Care
-Screening for Mood Disorders
Dr. Andrews provides out-of-network mental health benefits and works closely with clients to obtain insurance reimbursement as applicable.
Dr. Andrews offers a free initial consultation to discuss presenting concerns and determine if the client feels comfortable proceeding to treatment. Book your consultation now at drcarlaandrews.therapyclient.com.
Sessions (50 minutes) are $200/ hour, payable by cash, check or credit card.