Initial Consultation & Evaluation
Complete diagnostic interview and assessment to determine the best fit for the needs of the individual. This may result in recommendations for further assessment, recommendations for individual therapy, or referral to another provider that can best meet treatment indications.
Thorough review of medical history including medication history, past and current medical illnesses, and coordination with medical providers.
Careful review, explanation, and discussion of all diagnoses. Recommendations for treatment options and information for further education and understanding of any diagnosis and treatment will be provided.
Coordination with current and previous treatment providers (including primary care physicians and other medical specialists as well therapists), family members, and others who may be important. All coordination will only done with full written consent.
Psychological Assessment has a wide variety of useful applications. As an aid to psychotherapy, it can be successfully used to identify barriers to change as well as methods to overcome them. As a diagnostic tool, it can differentiate between a wide variety of learning difficulties and emotional problems. Accurate diagnosis is essential in order to begin on the path toward positive life changes. Evaluation to help diagnose and clarify concerns regarding behavior, personality traits, mood, emotional functioning, and cognitive processes usually involves a sophisticated and extensive workup to distinguish the psychological contributions that may confound accurate diagnosis and treatment.
Executive Functioning & ADHD: Assessment involves an evaluation of attention and inhibitory systems along with executive functioning abilities. This assessment is far more complex than procedures used in most settings. Attention and executive functioning are important brain functions that have a large impact on many other brain functions.
Treatment offered via video conferencing and phone. Options for evidence-based therapy are available depending on the presenting issue. Treatment of anxiety disorders, OCD, perfectionism, trichotillomania (compulsive hair-pulling), dermatillomania (compulsive skin-picking), and Tic Disorders are the primary areas of Dr. Solomon's expertise.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Exposure & Response Prevention (E/RP)
Habit Reversal Training (HRT) & C.O.M.B.
Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT)
Graded Exposure and Desensitization
Executive Function Coaching
Other modalities of treatment are also available. Please inquire if you are looking for something specific that is not listed here.