Vanessa Casavant, PhD

Provider type: Psychologist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Vanessa Casavant, PhD

Dr. Casavant treats patients between the ages of 2 and 25 years old.
Dr. Casavant treats a wide variety of behavioral health problems and uses evidence-based psychological treatments, including cognitive behavioral therapy for children, adolescents and families. She has worked extensively with pediatric anxiety disorders, including OCD and separation anxiety, disruptive behavior disorders, sleep problems and depression. Likewise, Dr. Casavant provides treatment for patients coping with medical problems and chronic illness and she incorporates mindfulness meditation and biofeedback training. Dr. Casavant currently runs psychotherapy groups for pediatric anxiety management and behavior modification training for parents of preschool-aged children.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, PhD in Clinical Psychology|Geisinger Medical Center, Post - Doctoral Fellowship in Child and Pediatric Psychology|Geisinger Medical Center, Internship in Child and Pediatric Psychology

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