A graduate of Boston University and a licensed independent psychologist since 1991, Dr. Pearson provides some of the highest quality psychotherapy, supervision, consultation, and psychological testing services in the Seacoast area.
Psychotherapy interests and expertise lie in the areas of young adult development, the psychology of and treatment of women, issues specific to pregnancy/post-partum depression/infant loss, trauma, anxiety, depression, adjustment to life's challenges, relational functioning, and personality development. Dr.Pearson conceptualizes health and illness from a psychodynamic perspective, meaning that past relationships and experiences are critical to an understanding of present psychological functioning. A healthy respect for the mind-body connection is also maintained. Therapeutic interventions can be either focused or long term in nature.
'Intellectual/cognitive testing and general psychological testing is also offered. These services can be diagnostic in nature, identify underlying thinking and perceptual problems, focus on ego defenses and strengths, address emotional disturbance, assess self and other beliefs and functioning, and provide consultation around treatment impasse.
She would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and to help you reach your therapeutic or assessment goals.
58 Washington Street, Suite #1
Portsmouth, N.H. 03801
Hours: By appointment
Mon - Fri: 8AM - 6PM