PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES CENTER

Clients and Services


The clients of the Psychological Services Center (PSC) are offered individual, marital, relationship, family and group therapies, and are seen in either a Cognitive-Behavioral or Psychodynamic framework. The PSC offers quality services at a reduced cost. No client is denied treatment due to inability to pay. Services are provided by second year Doctoral Psychology students under the supervision of a licensed psychologist.

Relationship problems, school difficulties or personal stress often bring clients to the PSC.

The following are some of our specialty programs:

Psychological Assessment

  • Learning Disabilities
  • Attention/Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Giftedness
  • Personality
  • IQ – Intelligence

Child Therapy Program

  • School Related Adjustment
  • Aggressive Behavior/Anger Management
  • Social Anxiety & Shyness
  • Depression
  • Oppositional Behavior & Conduct Problems
  • Fears & Phobias

Adult Therapy Program

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Health Worries
  • Stress Management
  • Post Traumatic Stress
  • Bereavement
  • Compulsive Behavior Patterns
  • Phobias and Anxiety Disorders
  • Behavior Modification for Habit Control

Marriage & Family Therapy

  • Family Conflicts/Family Therapy
  • Parent-Child Conflicts
  • Couple and Relationship Therapy

Group Therapy

  • Child /Adolescent Groups

    • Social Anxiety
    • Anger & Conduct Management
    • Dealing with Aggressive Peers & Bullies
    • Attention and Hyperactivity Problems
  • Adult Groups 

    • Living with Loss – Bereavement in Older Adults
    • Women in Transition – Coping with challenges of middle age

    Trauma Therapy and Specialty Programs

    • Child, Adolescent and Adult Therapy Program:
    • Victims of Crime/Violence
    • Victims of Sexual and/or Physical Assault
    • Survivors of Child Abuse

    Trauma Response Team
    The award-winning Trauma Response Team (TRT) of the LIU Post Clinical Psychological Doctoral Program has provided free on-site counseling in schools and community organizations following small and large disasters.

    Psychological First Aid, coping strategies and crisis counseling are provided to support recovery and foster resiliency.



    CONTACT

    College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Nathaniel Bowditch, Dean

    Joan Ruckel
    Executive Assistant to the Dean