Ellen Barrett-Becker, Ph.D.

Ellen Barrett-Becker, Ph.D.


Ellen Barrett-Becker, Ph.D. - McCaskill Family Services - bio-photo-ellen-barret-beckerEllen Barrett-Becker is a fully licensed clinical psychologist who works with children, adolescents, adults, and families.

Dr. Barrett-Becker has specialized training in treatments focused on parenting and attachment, cognitive-behavioral treatments, mindfulness-based treatments, dialectical behavior therapy for adolescents and adults, motivational interviewing, and treatments for trauma and loss.

Dr. Barrett-Becker is interested in utilizing evidence-based methods in a warm and accepting environment to facilitate therapeutic change.

Dr. Barrett-Becker obtained her Bachelor’s degree from DePaul University and earned her Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from Wayne State University. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at University of Michigan’s Mary A. Rackham Institute where she provided clinical services to clients across the lifespan. Dr. Barrett-Becker completed her postdoctoral training at the clinical child psychology postdoctoral training program in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan Medical School. During her two-year postdoctoral training Dr. Barrett-Becker gained additional specialization in working with children and families.

Dr. Barrett-Becker also serves as an Associate Director/ Training Director at Wayne State University’s Counseling and Psychological Services. Dr. Barrett-Becker is a member of the American Psychological Association.

We are accepting new patients and we are here to help....appointments available the same day. MFS is conducting sessions via secure, private video conference or telephone. Please contact the office at 734-416-9098 or email office@mccaskillfamilyservices.com.