Director, Child and Adolescent Track
Dr. Mitchell has a particular interest in treating children and adolescents with mood and anxiety disorders as well as those who have experienced trauma.
Her clinical training has focused on serving the needs of children, adolescents and families with a broad spectrum of emotional and behavioral struggles. She enjoys completing community presentations as an advocate for traumatized children in the community. Previous community presentations served Child Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) as well as for Uspiritus Residential Facility.
Dr. Mitchell, a native of South Bend, Indiana, obtained a BA in psychology from Saint Mary’s College. She completed her doctoral degree in clinical psychology at Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky and her pre-doctoral internship at Washburn Center for Children in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Dr. Mitchell’s graduate training program and her pre-doctoral internship were both accredited by the American Psychological Association.
Dr. Mitchell has met all of the requirements for the Authority to Practice Interjurisdictional Telepsychology (APIT) and has been granted the authority to practice telepsychology under the authority of PSYPACT in PSYPACT participating states. For a list of current PSYPACT participating states, please visit the PSYPACT website at https://www.psypact.org/
Dr. Chelsea Mitchell, Psy.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist providing evidence-based mental health services for children, adolescents, and families. Dr. Mitchell has a particular interest in treating children and adolescents with mood and anxiety disorders as well as those who have experienced trauma. She specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), and Transdiagnostic Treatment (Unified Protocol), utilizing developmentally appropriate evidence-based interventions. Specialty areas include social anxiety, separation anxiety, generalized anxiety, phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder.