Child Psychologists and Child Therapists in Powder Springs, GA.

Find a child psychologist or a counselor who specializes in therapy and assessment for children in Powder Springs, Georgia.


Matthew Smith, Psy.D.
Child Therapist

Matthew Smith, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 30309 - Nearby to Powder Springs.

Dr. Matt Smith from Atlanta Consulting and Psychological Services has a passion with working with children, adolescents and men. He has a cognitive Therapeutic Orientation and works well with all populations. The goal of working with young children is to assist them to be able with coping and dealing with change which occurs to often in a young childs life at times. We assist our youth with being resilient and recovering strength emotionally.

Wendy Dickinson, Ph.D.
Child Therapist

Wendy Dickinson, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 30305 - Nearby to Powder Springs.

Is your child struggling with nightmares, tantrums, fear, bed wetting, incontinence, or trauma? We strongly feel that early intervention is the best method. Rather than allowing patterns and behaviors to become ingrained, we help children through expressive play therapy to process emotions, confront fears, and develop new skills/behaviors. We often find that parents are too close to their children to see when there are significant problems developing and it is the voice of teachers, friends, or other parents that make subtle suggestions about getting your child some additional resources. Pay attention to those suggestions they might see something you do not see. We are here to help!

Amanda Dellinger, Ed.S., M.S., LPC, NCC, CPCS, RPT-S
Child Therapist

Amanda Dellinger, Ed.S., M.S., LPC, NCC, CPCS, RPT-S

Licensed Professional Counselor & Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor

In 30152 - Nearby to Powder Springs.

Sometimes kids, like adults, can benefit from therapy. Therapy can help kids develop problem-solving skills and also teach them the value of seeking help. Therapists can help kids and families cope with stress and a variety of emotional and behavioral issues. Many kids need help dealing with school stress, such as homework, test anxiety, bullying, or peer pressure. Others need help to discuss their feelings about family issues, particularly if there's a major transition, such as a divorce, move, or serious illness. At Thrive Counseling- we utilize play therapy as a research supported modality in working with young children. Play Therapy with children is very different from that with adults as c....

Avedon Elliott, MS, LPC, LMHC, NCC
Child Therapist

Avedon Elliott, MS, LPC, LMHC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30152 - Nearby to Powder Springs.

When counseling young children I follow their lead. Being that advocate for young children who are unable to express how they feel in appropriate ways or being that person who they can talk to free of judgement is very rewarding for me. I am presently working towards my Play Therapist certification which is a self-directed approach for children to find that inner voice and confidence within themselves; while at the same time teaching the young ones self-control of one's emotions. I have helped young children develop coping skills to manage upsetting feelings, thoughts and behaviors; and I have also helped young children who have been victims of various degrees of traumas.

Daniel Gopin, LAPC
Child Therapist

Daniel Gopin, LAPC

Licensed Associate Professional Counselor

In 30068 - Nearby to Powder Springs.

I try to create a space which is welcoming and kid-friendly. Children communicate best through play and it's through play therapy that children's emotions are fully expressed. Whether parents are going through a divorce or a child is simply having difficulty relating to friends in school, the therapeutic setting is helpful for giving kids the tools that they need to feel good about themselves and to succeed in life.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.
Child Therapist

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 30301 - Nearby to Powder Springs.

Many times, child therapists overdo the family system in their quest to seek effective solutions for emotional, learning or behavioral concerns with young children. And many times doctors overpathologize issues that shouldn’t be medicated necessarily. This leaves parents wondering what is the best route for their child? Introducing brainwave optimization technology. A fast, effective, natural, and less expensive way to allow your child's brain to make the optimizing changes it desires to make---on its own! Without any external force, opinion, medication, diagnostic, etc. Contact kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or 877-606-6161.


You have found the top therapists in Powder Springs, GA who specialize in helping children.

Thank you for visiting our Georgia page of licensed child psychologists and child therapists in Powder Springs, Georgia who are trained and experienced in helping children and youth.  Working with children requires a different skillset from other types of therapy and here you will find therapists who are skilled, patient and experienced. Please note that while all therapists here work with children, not all may be a registered psychologist. You can easily verify this on each profile. Reach out to a child therapist or child psychologist in Powder Springs today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Powder Springs is located in Cobb County, Georgia. It has a land area of 7.18 square miles and a water area of 0.01 square miles.  The population of Powder Springs is 14,826 people with 4,958 households and a median annual income of $55,528. .


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Therapy in Powder Springs is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Powder Springs therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Powder Springs public health department.