Nira Scherz-Busch

Psychologist, MS

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Nira Scherz-Busch, MS, Psychologist in Madison
(608) 208-6271

Nira Scherz-Busch

Psychologist, MS


Location

Child & Family Psychological Services Clinic
437 S Yellowstone Dr
Suite #218
Madison, Wisconsin 53719
(608) 208-6271

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We specialize in helping the unique learner - Ages 5-seniors; Gifted/Talented; neurocognitively "diverse" individuals, especially those with Specific Learning Disorders who also may have subsequent mental health concerns.

Comprehensive Psycho-Educational and Clinical Assessments; treatment (individual outpatient psychotherapy - combining play therapy with "talk therapy" and parental consultations); information and referrals; advocacy with agencies/schools and self-advocacy training for special needs children, adolescents & adults with neurodiversity, "hidden disabilities."

Clinicians at CFPS have had specific training and over 37-50 years of experience in providing high quality services to Gifted/Talented; "Twice-Exceptional" children, adolescents & adults with dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, Nonverbal Learning Disorders, Asperger's Syndrome Disorders in the USA and across the world.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 49 Years
  • School: University of WI - Madison
  • Year Graduated: 1970
  • License and State: 144-058 Wisconsin

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $140
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Alliance
  • Any insurance which pays
  • Badger Care
  • CHIP | Children's Program
  • Medicade
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Unity Plus
  • WPS
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Location

Child & Family Psychological Services Clinic
437 S Yellowstone Dr
Suite #218
Madison, Wisconsin 53719
(608) 208-6271

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Child or Adolescent
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Giftedness. Twice-Exceptional learners
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: French, Hebrew, Hebrew. Polish. Some French & Yiddish, Polish and Yiddish
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Advocacy.
  • Eclectic
  • Intervention
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

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Last Modified: 25 Jan 2019
Nira Scherz-Busch, MS, Psychologist in Madison

Nira Scherz-Busch

Psychologist, MS