I provide Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for children, teens and adults. I specialize in treating anxiety based disorders including obsessive compulsive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, performance anxiety. separation anxiety and phobias. In addition I have expertise on treating trichotillomania (hair pulling) and skin picking, tics and PANDAS. My approach is family based involving parents in the treatment to support the treatment.Cognitive Behavioral Treatment is evidence based treatment proven to be effective with anxiety disorders. Involving parents in the treatment helps them to learn how best to help their child overcome their fears. I am also the author of ‚ÄúCalming Your Anxious Child Words to Say and Things to Do‚Äù published by Johns Hopkins University Press.My approach is supportive of parents and child so we work together as a team to help overcome irrational fears and anxious behaviors.