The problem of childhood obesity in the United States has grown considerably in recent years. The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) has recommended that children with obesity be referred to comprehensive, intensive behavioral interventions to include, but not limited to, behavioral medication treatment, diet, and physical activity. Parents’ participation is vital for child weight loss due to their control of the home environment, ability to set rules to encourage healthy behaviors, and potential to model healthy habits.
Our staff has extensive training and experience working with children and teens with eating disorders. We utilize intuitive eating, all foods fit philosophy, along with utilizing mindful eating, improving body image, emotion regulation and trauma reprocessing in her work. Currently, we offer individual and group therapy sessions for this population.
We offer the following forensic evaluations:
We offer the following forensic treatment and therapy services:
Professional Psychological Services has licensed psychologists trained to provide forensic services across Virginia, Washington D.C., and Maryland.
Reasons for psychological testing may include, but not limited to:
We offer psychological testing to children, adolescents, and adults to include, but not limited to: ADHD, emotional or behavioral disorders, such as anxiety, depression, Bipolar Disorder, and Bariatric and other pre-surgical evaluations.
If so, feel free to contact us. We’re happy to help you make the best decision!