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.

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