Collaborative Child Specialist
Phone: 724-759-7500 ext. 128
Kristi L. Musick, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and a collaboratively trained child specialist who received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Kent State University. Her clinical experiences include work with children, adolescents, adults, and families in diverse settings, using a variety of therapeutic approaches. Administering psychological assessments, parent training and providing consultation in a variety of settings are additional areas of experience for Dr. Musick. Her professional memberships include the American Psychological Association, APA Section on Child Clinical Psychology, and the Society for Pediatric Psychology. She completed an APA accredited internship at the University of Louisville Medical School in Child Clinical/Pediatric psychology.
She has worked in various setting including inpatient, residential, partial hospitalization, community mental health, and in-home services. She has years of experience providing consultation to schools, hospitals and physicians, day cares, group home, shelters, and residential treatment centers.
Dr. Musick has extensive training experience regarding early childhood and mental health topics, including aggression, promoting positive social development, child development, positive discipline, fears, divorce, sibling rivalry, conflict resolution and anger management, child abuse and neglect, and ADHD.
Dr. Musick is also experienced in providing many types of interventions, including play therapy, infant-parent psychotherapy, family therapy, individual therapy, and group therapy. She specializes in working with young children (infants, toddlers, and preschoolers) and their families to address a variety of issues, such as:
Feeding and sleeping problems
Trauma related problems
Divorce and loss issues
Working with children with chronic illnesses and their families is also an area of interest for Dr. Musick.
Appointments are available in our offices near Pittsburgh in Wexford.