Expert 350594 - CA(S)


Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a developmental Pediatric Psychologist specializing in the areas of Child, Adolescent and Family Therapy/Development Delays. I have experience dealing with developmentally disabled child, adolescent and family work as it pertains to issues of crisis; divorce, abuse, affective disorders and attention deficit disorder. I also have experience working with children and families affected with developmental delays, regulatory disorders, retardation, autistic spectrum disorder, Asperger’s Disorder, pervasive developmental disorder NOS, selective mutism and non-verbal learning disabilities.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes a matter related to the Implementation of a DIR model within a public school setting.


Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes working as a Staff Therapist, School Counselor, Psychological Assistant, Co-Founder of a Divorce Clinic, Psychologist at a Child Study Center, Supervisor at a pediatric and family medical center, and Pediatric Psychologist at my own private practice.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
B.A.Yeshiva University – New York New York
M.D.PsychologyCatholic University – Washington D.C.
Ph.D.Clinical PsychologyThe California Graduate Institute – Los Angeles CA

Licenses Certifications

D.I.R/Floor Time Certification: April 2006
Certified by the Interdisciplinary Counsel for Infancy and Early Childhood Development-April
2006
Psychology License
State of California
March 1999

Awards & Affiliation

Interdisciplinary Counsel for Infancy and Early Childhood Development
American Psychological Association
California Psychological Association
Los Angeles County Psychological Association
National Organization of Orthodox Mental Health Workers

Primary Affiliation

American Psychological Association


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