Andrea Brandon, Psy.D., HSPP, ABPP, is a board-certified clinical child and adolescent psychologist and a Certified Parent Child Interaction Therapy adapted for Selective Mutism (PCIT-SM) therapist and trainer who specializes in the treatment selective mutism (SM) and associated anxiety disorders. The treatment of selective mutism extends well beyond the office hour and setting; thus, Dr. Brandon facilitates community and school-based exposures to help generalize speaking behaviors. Dr. Brandon offers extended sessions (1-3 hours) and the intensive treatment of SM (ranging from 4 hours to multiple days) in the home, community, and school settings, which can reduce the time of impairment of your child or adolescent’s speaking behaviors. Dr. Brandon also provides school-based and other professional consultation to educate and provide coaching to those who interact with children with selective mutism, in order to optimize speaking success in all settings of a child’s life.
Dr. Brandon earned her board certification in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) in 2016. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology in 2010 from Adler University in Chicago, Illinois, after having completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Children’s Institute, Inc., in Los Angeles, California.
Childthrive: Advanced Specialty Care in Child Psychology
Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Indiana and Illinois
Board Certified Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychologist
7863 Broadway, Suite 239
Merrillville, Indiana 46410