Whitney Buckley, PsyD
Dr. Whitney Buckley is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in working with children. She also works as a certified school psychologist, which gives her a unique insight into one of the primary environments in which your child has to function, as well as the evaluation process for special education and 504 eligibility and plan development. She conducts comprehensive psychoeducational assessments to determine children’s unique learning and/or social emotional needs and develop recommendations to support them. She also provides individual and small group therapy and works with parents to address parenting or behavioral concerns. Dr. Buckley specializes in young children (toddler through late elementary school), particularly those with developmental challenges impacting emotional regulation and social interaction, such as those on the autism spectrum, with social communication or pragmatic language disorders, and/or with attention difficulties. Her work with your child can help to develop social skills and the perspective-taking necessary to foster positive peer relationships. She also specializes in treating anxiety, depression, ADHD, executive function weaknesses, selective mutism, poor self-esteem, attachment disorders, children with separated/divorced parents, and siblings with exceptional needs.