Dr. Emick is currently only evaluating and treating adults. Dr. Emick is not providing neuropsychological assessments during the pandemic due to the extended one-on-one contact these assessments require. She offers telehealth appointments for psychotherapy on a case-by-case basis as appropriate.

Dr. Emick Provides:

Dr. Emick does not fill out forms of any type and does not provide:

  • Forensic/court ordered/attorney requested services
  • Disability examinations
  • Therapy for children
  • Marital counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Treatment for substance abuse
  • Treatment for any type of addiction
  • Treatment for eating disorders
  • Treatment for personality disorders
  • Treatment for anger management
  • Sex offender treatment
  • Treatment for self-injurious behavior

Common Reasons for Referral for Neuropsychological Evaluation

  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Seizure disorders
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Cerebrovascular accident (“stroke”)
  • Cancer
  • Brain tumors
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • Sleep disorders
  • Developmental delays
  • Asperger’s Disorder
  • ADHD (this is NOT covered by most insurance plans)
  • Learning disabilities (this is NOT covered by most insurance plans)

Common Reasons for Referral for Psychotherapy

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep disorders
  • Victim of assault/abuse
  • Infertility/miscarriage
  • Grief/loss
  • Assistance is developing a sense of self post-diagnosis, treatment or surgery
  • Preparation for surgery
  • Assistance in adjusting after injury, surgery or a major illness
  • Assistance in developing coping skills in the face of a chronic medical condition or during prolonged or painful medical treatments
  • Caregiver stress/burnout
  • Difficult life transitions
  • End of life issues

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