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9:00am - 5:00pm
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The NSU Child and Adolescent Traumatic Stress Program (CATSP) provides children and adolescents (birth–18) who are experiencing post-trauma symptoms with specialized psychological services to help them gain greater satisfaction in their lives. In addition to the availability of services for children and adolescents, the families of these traumatized children may also obtain services. Family forensic services are available for children and their families who are divorcing or dissolving their parenting partnership.
Clinical ServicesPsychological assessment and evaluation, as well as individual and family therapy, are available for children and their families living in the Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe, and Palm Beach Counties.
Services are available to youth and their families regardless of individual’s race, color, gender, age, presence of disability, sexual orientation, religion or creed, or national origin.
Consultative LiaisonConsultation services are available for medical personnel, court personnel/programs, professional agencies, educators, and school personnel in the South Florida region.
Training Opportunities exist for specialized training and instruction to mental health professionals, students, and regional agencies.
Research State-of-the-art research to develop more effective treatment regimens for children, adolescents, and their families with a variety of psychological problems, specifically with respect to post-abuse and other trauma-related symptoms as well as family court litigation, is being conducted.
The Psychology Services Center is a fee-for-service facility that provides services at affordable rates. Some individuals may qualify for no-cost therapy contingent upon available funds and other criteria.
The NSU Child and Adolescent Traumatic Stress Program is directed by Jan Faust, Ph.D., A.B.P.P. She is a licensed psychologist and clinical supervisor, and has been a professor of clinical psychology at Nova Southeastern University since 1988. The director has published numerous journal articles, book chapters, and books. She frequently presents her research at professional conferences.
By appointment onlyMonday–Thursday, 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.For more information or an appointment, please call (954) 262-5833.Visit our Web site: www.nova.edu/catsp