Judy L. Prescott, D.Ed
Dr. Prescott is a licensed psychologist offering individual and family psychotherapy for adults and adolescents ages 12 and up. Dr. Prescott is a Carlisle ‘native’ who has lived and worked in Central Pa. for the past several years. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University of Pa. in 1984 and Masters of Science in School Psychology from Millersville University in 1989. While working as a school psychologist she attended Indiana University of Pa. obtaining a Doctoral in Education in 2001. Dr. Prescott entered into private practice in 2002 and has worked in Harrisburg, York, Carlisle and Camp Hill. She recently moved her practice back to Carlisle.
Dr. Prescott’s approach to therapy includes a dynamic process of understanding how one’s family background and life experiences affect current personal challenges. Therapeutic techniques are a blend of cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, individual/family/couples therapy, motivational interviewing and relationship building. It is her goal to support clients while they discover new ways to manage life’s stressors and achieve their goals. She has experience in treatment for anxiety, depression, bipolar, obsessive compulsive, post-traumatic stress, family conflicts, relationship issues, LGBT, as well as with clients who need support in dealing with life’s transitions and unexpected challenges. Dr. Prescott accepts most major insurances.
Call me: 717-440-1071