Consultation and Intervention

The Psychology Clinic provides consultation and intervention for a number of patient presenting concerns. Some examples include:

  • Anxiety
  • Behavior problems
  • Depression or other mood problems
  • Trouble adjusting to treatment
  • Distress during procedures
  • Not taking medicines as prescribed (i.e., Treatment adherence difficulties)
  • Pain
  • Eating non-food substances (i.e., Pica)
  • Pill swallowing problems
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Tobacco use and other unhealthy or risky behaviors
  • Toileting problems

Our patients may benefit from psychological services in a number of ways, including: exhibiting improved coping, mood, and behavior; being better at following medical plans such as taking medications, wearing masks, etc.; exhibiting decreased distress during medical procedures; and learning how to better manage pain.

Crisis Intervention

The Psychology Clinic provides an on-call crisis intervention service after hours and on the weekends.