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Dr. Gratia’s goal is to help patients through their struggles by creating a trusting and caring therapeutic relationship.  She understands that each person is unique and multifaceted and deserves an individualized treatment approach.

Dr. Gratia is able to treat children, adolescents and adults in the following:

PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATIONS: A full and extensive psychiatric evaluation for new patients.

MEDICATION MANAGEMENT: When indicated Dr. Gratia offers medication treatment in alliance with evidence-based medicine in psychiatry.  She will also incorporate holistic and integrative approaches to supplement treatment when appropriate.

INDIVIDUAL PSYCHOTHERAPY: Ongoing weekly or biweekly psychotherapy utilizing an eclectic combination of Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Therapy and Play Therapy.

CONDITIONS:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

  • Behavioral Issues of Childhood

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • Major Depressive Disorder

  • Bipolar Disorder

  • Obsessional Compulsive Disorder

  • Panic Attacks

  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Mental health of sexual minorities including gender variant and transgender individuals and their families

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Racial Identity Disorder

  • Relationship Issues

  • Sleep Difficulties

  • Adjustment to Life Stressors