Dr. Ohlenforst received her doctoral degree from the APA-accredited Clinical Psychology Graduate Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center, where she worked with children, adolescents, and adults. She subsequently completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Child Psychology at Stanford School of Medicine's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, where she provided therapy and assessment for children and adolescents with anxiety and mood disorders, eating disorders, and autism spectrum disorders. Dr. Ohlenforst's clinical training and education have provided her the invaluable opportunity to work in diverse therapeutic settings, with a wide variety of diagnoses, and in close collaboration with psychiatrists, physicians, teachers, and family members. She serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center, and as volunteer Dallas Clinical Director of A Home Within, a national nonprofit coordinating provision of pro-bono outpatient psychotherapy to current and former foster youth. Additionally, she speaks Spanish fluently.

Areas of Specialty (for Children/Adolescents)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for:
Anxiety Spectrum Disorders:
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Specific Phobias
Separation Anxiety Disorder
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Selective Mutism
Trichotillomania
School Refusal
Depression

Services for Adults
Individualized Parent Consultation for parents of children with:
Anxiety Spectrum Disorders
Behavioral Difficulties (e.g., ADHD, oppositionality/noncompliance)
School Refusal
ADHD Parent Group:
8-week group for parents of children ages 5-12

Individual Psychotherapy for:
Anxiety
Depression
Transition- and stress-related difficulties
Issues related to identity, relationships, and interpersonal conflict

Licensure and Education
Texas Licence #34408
California Licence #21664
Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Child Psychology
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
PhD in Clinical Psychology
The University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude

Professional Experience (Therapy and/or Assessment Sites)
Private Practice in Psychotherapy, Dallas, TX
Private Practice in Psychotherapy, San Francisco, CA
Stanford Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic
UT Southwestern Clinical Psychology Psychotherapy Program
Children's Medical Center at Dallas
Episcopal School of Dallas
Parkland Memorial Hospital: Consult Liaison Service, Psychiatric ER
Dallas County Juvenile Detention Center




Dr. Crowley completed her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, where she worked with children, adolescents, and adults across a variety of clinical settings. Previously, she received her Bachelor's in Psychology and English from Northwestern University. Having completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship at Therapy Dallas, under the supervision of Dr. Kristen M. Ohlenforst, Dr. Crowley specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety Spectrum Disorders and in Parent Consultation for a variety of emotional and behavioral difficulties.


Areas of Specialty (for Children/Adolescents)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for:
Anxiety Spectrum Disorders:
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Specific Phobias
Separation Anxiety Disorder
Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Selective Mutism
Trichotillomania
School Refusal
Anxiety Secondary to Medical Issues:
Functional Abdominal Pain
Stool Retention
Depression

Services for Adults
Parent Consultation for parents of children with:
Anxiety Spectrum Disorders
Behavioral Difficulties (e.g., ADHD, oppositionality/noncompliance)
School Refusal
Individual Psychotherapy for:
Anxiety
Depression
Transition- and stress-related difficulties
Issues related to identity, relationships, and interpersonal conflict

Licensure and Education
Texas Licence #36469
Therapy Dallas, Dallas, TX
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Child Psychology
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
PhD in Clinical Psychology
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and English




Kristin S. Bemis is a Registered Play Therapist who specializes in providing Play Therapy for children and pre-teens with emotional and behavioral difficulties. She received her Master's in Counseling Psychology from the University of North Texas, and previously, her Bachelor's in Psychology from Texas A&M University. Utilizing play therapy as a developmentally sensitive approach to working her patients, Kristin supports children and pre-teens struggling with a range of issues. By providing periodic Parent Consultation in addition to a child's Play Therapy, Kristin provides integrated care for families of children with emotional and behavioral difficulties.
Kristin also works as a clinical therapist at a major local children's hospital, where she has provided therapeutic services for over 10 years. Additionally, she served on the Texas Association for Play Therapy executive board of directors and is active in presenting at the local, state, and national levels.

Areas of Specialty
Play Therapy and Parent Consultation for Difficulties Related to:

Anxiety

Behavioral Issues
Depression
Trauma
Grief
Stool Retention
Chronic Illness
Child-Parent-Relationship (C-P-R) Group:
8-week group for parents of children ages 10 and younger

Licensure and Education
Texas Licence #63443
University of North Texas, Denton, TX
Masters in Counseling Psychology
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology




Ashley P. Scott is a Licensed Professional Counselor who specializes in Play Therapy and Activity Therapy for children and pre-teens with a variety of emotional and behavioral difficulties. Additionally, Ashley works frequently with adolescents and adults in the context of traditional psychotherapy. She earned her Master's in Counseling from Southern Methodist University, where she trained in Play Therapy, Filial Therapy, Activity Therapy, Group Counseling, and Crisis Intervention. Having trained at SMU's Center for Family Counseling and at various inpatient hospital settings, Ashley has provided individual and family-based intervention for children, adolescents, and adults across a variety of settings. Experienced in treating individuals who are suffering from trauma and/or wishing to develop more robust coping skills, Ashley employs a variety of interventions to aid her clients in developing mindfulness, distress tolerance, emotion regulation, and interpersonal effectiveness.

Areas of Specialty (for Children/Adolescents)
Play Therapy, Activity Therapy, and Parent Consultation for:

Anxiety
Behavioral Issues
Depression
Trauma
Divorce

Services for Adults
Individual Psychotherapy for difficulties related to:
Anxiety
Depression
Trauma
Divorce
Transition- and stress-related difficulties
Relationship/Interpersonal conflict

Licensure and Education
Texas Licence #67855
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Masters in Counseling
Austin College, Sherman, TX
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology