Elizabeth Martin, PhD

Elizabeth Martin, PhD

My Education

I obtained my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Wake Forest University. In 2007, I graduated from UNC Greensboro with a PhD in Clinical Psychology.

My Related Experience

I have been working with children and families in clinical settings conducting both assessments and psychotherapy treatment for over 20 years.

My Special Training or Certifications

I am certified as a Health Services Provider by the NC Psychology Board.

My Areas of Focus

I use a variety of therapy strategies when working with clients during individual or family therapy. I have expertise assessing and treating school-aged children, adolescents, and adults experiencing a variety of difficulties, such as:

  • ADHD, ODD and behavioral concerns
  • Anxiety
  • Mood disorders
  • Grief and loss
  • Anger management
  • Adjustment disorders
  • Military families coping with challenges unique to this population

My Purpose for Choosing Counseling/Psychology

I am a strong supporter of assisting clients to develop coping skills to live fuller, healthier, and happier lives. I try to create a caring and empathetic therapy environment which allows clients to have a solid foundation while working comfortably and successfully toward making changes. These changes promote growth and enable meeting of personal and life goals.

My Life Outside the Office

I love animals. I have a tortoiseshell cat and a Beagle dog. I spend a lot of my free time at the lake boating with my husband, daughter, and friends.