David Elkins, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Areas of Emphasis

  • Adolescent/Young Adult
  • Adult Anxiety, Depression
  • ADHD
  • Learning/School Problems
  • Parenting
  • Religious Faith and Mental Health
  • Drug/Alcohol
  • Marriage and Other Relationships

Client Groups Served

  • Adults
  • Adolescents
  • Couples
  • Families

Approach to Therapy
Interactive, Supportive, Cognitive-Behavioral

Background

Personal

  • Married 47 years to Pat Elkins, past Director of Learning Lab Brentwood
  • Two (2) adult children ages 40 and 37 and Four (4) Grandchildren ages 3-12
  • Active Member Edgehill United Methodist Church

David Elkins

surface relationships

Finding Deep Connection in the Age of Surface Relationships

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Anxiety and Depression in Teens

Anxiety and Depression in Teens and Young Adults: When is it Time to Talk to a Professional?

by Stephanie Insko You may have heard about the alarming increase in anxiety and depression among college students. I have …

Self-Acceptance

Self-Acceptance: The Cornerstone of Maturity

by Jim Kelly The following is an excerpt on the significance of self-acceptance drawn from the book, How to Be the Adult …