Psychologist and Therapist in Claymont, Delaware Stephanie Higgins, Psychologist

License: PsyD

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Psychologist and Therapist in Claymont, Delaware Stephanie Higgins, PsyD

Stephanie Higgins, PsyD

Dr. Stephanie Higgins received her doctoral degree from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Washington, D.C., an APA-accredited program. Dr. Higgins completed her post-doctoral internship at Mid-Atlantic Behavioral Health, and completed her pre-doctoral internship at Christiana Care working both with outpatient perinatal mood and anxiety disorders as well as in the capacity of an integrated health psychologist in a primary care setting. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from Lehigh University.

Dr. Higgins has diverse outpatient experience working in community mental health, private practice, and hospital settings providing both assessment and therapy to adolescents and adults. Dr. Higgins’ specialties include eating and weight disorders, women’s health, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, health psychology, chronic illness, trauma, and general mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and psychosis. While treatment is grounded in cognitive-behavioral theory, Dr. Higgins utilizes a culturally-sensitive, integrated approach to treatment utilizing techniques from DBT, mindfulness-based therapies, interpersonal psychotherapy, and family systems theory. She tailors her treatment to the individual’s needs and background for optimal outcomes.

Expertise

Insurances Accepted

  • AmeriHealth Caritas
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits

Interventions

  • CBT for Insomnia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Mindfulness

Populations

  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Women

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Stephanie Higgins. You can also call 302-224-1400 to have someone assist you.

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