Marissa Kushner

Psychologist, PhD, LP

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Marissa Kushner, PhD, LP, Psychologist in Fort Myers
(239) 449-0734 Website

Marissa Kushner

Psychologist, PhD, LP


Location

Katz Counseling and Educational Psychology
12791 World Plaza Lane, Bldg 89
Fort Myers, Florida 33907
(239) 449-0734

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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.

Qualifications

  • License No. and State: PY9651 Florida

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • TRICARE
  • Out of Network
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Location

Katz Counseling and Educational Psychology
12791 World Plaza Lane, Bldg 89
Fort Myers, Florida 33907
(239) 449-0734

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This location is easily accessible from:

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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
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

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

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (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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Psychologist Colleague, known for 5 years

Links

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Last Modified: 29 Jun 2018
Marissa Kushner, PhD, LP, Psychologist in Fort Myers

Marissa Kushner

Psychologist, PhD, LP