Dr. Profito is a Licensed Psychologist seeing patients of all ages. She specializes in child, adolescent, and family therapy and assessment. She provides therapy for all ages as well as evaluations for ADHD, learning disabilities, Autism, personality & mood disorders, and general intelligence/achievement. Dr. Profito specializes in behavior interventions for Autism Spectrum children and is trained in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT).
Dr. Profito emphasizes the importance of family involvement in her therapy, specifically when working with minors, and works with patients to create a customized treatment plan.
Dr. Profito began her training at Louisiana State University, where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Psychology. She then attended George Washington University for her Masters and Doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology, specializing in children/adolescents and assessments. Before landing at the Carter Psychology Center, Dr. Profito completed her APA accredited internship at Pine Grove Behavior Health and Addiction Services. Her post-doctoral training focused on children, adolescents and families struggling with disruptive behavior, ADHD, mood disorders and Autism Spectrum Disorders.