I evaluate and treat children and adolescents who are depressed, angry, worried, anxious, grieving, doing poorly in school, dealing with deployment issues, having emotional or behavioral problems, are victims of abuse or other self-defeating behaviors.
I develop a treatment plan between parent and child to enhance the family's potential and to promote effective functioning.
There are many problems affecting family and couples today. The stress of contemporary life sometimes becomes overwhelming and can result in anxiety, depression, sleep disturbances, alcohol and other addictive issues, marital conflict, infidelity, sibling conflict and financial concerns. Our interventions are based on evidence-based practices.
Youth today experience many issues that are barriers to learning. This includes the impact of social media, the internet, bullying, self-injury, gender identity issues, and suicidal ideation to name a few. Dr. Thompson specializes in school related issues to reduce youth risk behaviors and to promote resiliency in children and adolescents.
Phoenix Mental Health Services, LLC