Marissa Kushner

Psychologist, PhD, LP

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Marissa Kushner

Psychologist, PhD, LP


Location

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Katz Counseling and Educational Psychology
12641 World Plaza Lane, Bldg 56
Fort Myers, FL 33907
(239) 449-0734

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Announcement icon Katz Psychology now offers virtual services through a HIPAA-compliant video conferencing platform.
Marissa Kushner, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist who provides individual therapy, behavioral parent training, and comprehensive psychological assessments. Dr. Kushner has expertise in the application of cognitive-behavioral and behavioral approaches to address anxiety, ADHD, disruptive behavior problems, mood disorders and interpersonal difficulties. Specializing in Pediatric Psychology, Dr. Kushner has provided evaluations and psychotherapy to diverse populations, including children and adolescents coping with obesity, chronic kidney disease, diabetes, and feeding difficulties. Dr. Kushner offers comprehensive evaluations for children, adolescents, and adults suspected of having a learning disability, executive functioning difficulties, or autism spectrum disorder.
Dr. Kushner received her Bachelor's from Emory University and her Master's and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park. She completed externships/internship at the Children's National Medical Center and Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital. She completed her residency at Georgetown Psychology Associates (Maryland).
Dr. Kushner integrates principles from evidence-based practices to best support the needs of each client. She collaborates with children, families, and adults to identify and work toward meaningful goals that promote their physical and emotional health.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • TRICARE
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Florida / PY9651

Marissa Kushner's Groups

Learning Strategies Group

This group is for students to help them finish the school year with success. The group will address challenges associated with online learning by working on organizational skills, time management, problem-solving, and study skills. Middle and high school students will be separated by age.

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Location

Katz Counseling and Educational Psychology
12641 World Plaza Lane, Bldg 56
Fort Myers, FL 33907
(239) 449-0734
Offers video sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Parenting
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Obesity
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian
  • Gay

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
Communities
  • Cancer

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Marissa Kushner, PhD, LP, Psychologist in Fort Myers

Marissa Kushner

Psychologist, PhD, LP