Welcome to the CAPPS Clinic
The Child and Parent Psychological Services (CAPPS) Clinic offers child intervention programs, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy and parent intervention and consultations at the Saltzman Community Center at Hofstra University
Primary Areas of Treatment
Child Intervention Program
The Child Intervention Program provides individual psychotherapy sessions and conjoint parent-child sessions offering behavior therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy and play therapy. The program offers treatments for aggressive behaviors; defiance/oppositional behaviors; impulsivity; mood swings; obsessive/compulsive behaviors; panic, phobia and general anxiety; sadness; school and test anxiety; separation difficulties; shyness and inhibitions; and worries and fears.