Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic experiences. Anxiety, depression, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can follow traumatic events. Therapy is designed to identify and help overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing. Play therapy is available for younger children to address issues related to trauma, anxiety, attachment, and other childhood concerns.
Treatment for Attention Deficit and Autism Spectrum includes psychometric testing and assessments, behavior modification, social skills training, psycho-education, and other interventions intended to support patients.
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at points in our lives. Therapy will focus on identifying root causes contributing to the target symptoms and implementing evidence-based treatments to reduce discomfort and improve quality of life.
Group therapy can be established to address specific topics and issues such as social skills, parenting support, anxiety, depression, and grief. Ideally, groups would be established with at least eight members and all participants would attend each session (approximately ten). School administrators are encouraged to contact Dr. Kaufer to establish groups for students and parents interested in particular topics, groups established in response to a particular issue or event, and consultation.
Consultation from a licensed clinical psychologist can be a helpful resource for organizations, schools, community centers, and more. Contact to identify if your program would benefit from consultation to address risk of suicide, improve staff retention and well-being, and more.
Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in nearly all stages of their relationship. Therapy is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.
At NF Psychotherapy, we complete both brief and comprehensive neuropsychological evaluations of each patient who may be in need of a more accurate diagnostic assessment. Detailed treatment plans and recommendations are developed for each identified mental health issue; subsequently accompanied by a comprehensive treatment plan which may include referrals for medical and psychopharmacological interventions, neuropsychological assessments, casemanagement, vocational rehabilitation, formal substance abuse treatment, or other support services including disability. Our approach to the provision of mental health services is to develop and focus on a paralleled and integrated approach to treatment; one which stresses the need to treat the whole person utilizing effective services and supports.
Please contact Garrison Nutt, M.Ed. for consultations and referrals.
Gnutt@nfpsychotherapyllc.com. All testing, assessment, and evaluations are completed by Garrison Nutt, M.Ed. and Casha Kaufer, PsyD.
Garrison Nutt, M.Ed., specializes in Deferred Prosecution. It involves a combination of psychological evaluation (including substance abuse), petitioning the court for deferred sentencing, and psychotherapy. It serves individuals whose legal charges may result in a permanent impact on their legal record.
Please contact for consultations and referrals.
Testing and development of effective treatment plans for individuals with learning disorders, academic performance deficiencies, mental health issues and substance abuse problems. Services address the wide-ranging mental health needs of individuals residing in rural Nevada. Please contact for consultations and referrals.