Christiane Creveling-Benefield, Ph.D.
Dr. Creveling is a Licensed Clinical and School Psychologist, the company owner and Director of Clinical Services. With over 20 years of experience and offices in four cities, she is Louisiana’s “go to” clinician for ADHD, academic, autism, psychological, and neurocognitive assessment. Dr. Creveling has the expertise to tease apart the most complex symptoms, devise treatment plans to promote success, and actively provide evidence-based therapy and consultation with clients, families, schools, and physicians. Therapeutic treatment modalities include, but are not limited to, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) to treat anxiety and depressive disorders, evidence-based intervention programs for ADHD, anxiety management training, imaginal and in vivo exposure, exposure & response prevention (ERP), and other treatment modalities to abate impairments in attention, executive functioning, depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and trichotillomania, among other presenting concerns. Dr. Creveling earned her Ph.D. from Tulane University. She holds numerous specialty certifications, is an accomplished researcher, has been a collegiate educator, and has been published in several nationally recognized, peer reviewed journals. Dr. Creveling routinely provides in-service training for schools, medical practitioners, and professional organizations about topics related to anxiety and depressive disorders, ADHD, learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, Bipolar Disorder, executive cognition, LGBT advocacy, and navigating 1508 compliance, among other topics. Learn more about Dr. Creveling. Get connected on LinkedIn.
Gary L. Griffin, M.A.
Mr. Griffin holds a Master’s degree in Psychology and has been a psychoeducational examiner since 1994. He has extensive assessment experience with children, teens and adults. Mr. Griffin began his position as Adjunct Professor at Southeastern Louisiana University in 1995, since which time he has taught an introductory psychology course annually. Additionally, he has presented informational seminars on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Learning Disabilities; and acted as an In-Service/Continuing Education Trainer for topics pertaining to psychological assessment and intervention.
Allisyn Swift, Ph.D.
Dr. Allisyn Swift, Ph.D., received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from York College, City University of New York, and Master’s and PhD. in Psychology from Tulane University. She attended the Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services, Martha K Selig Educational Institute’s Infant-Parent Study Center, specializing in clinical work with infants, toddlers and parents, and the enhancement of leadership skills. Dr. Swift is a former Early Childhood Educator and Administrator, Zero-to-Three, National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families Fellow, Past Chair of The New York City Association for the Education of Young Children Policy Circle, Infant Toddler Specialist at the Day Care Council of New York, and recipient of the School Psychology Trauma Focused Training Grant at Tulane University. Dr. Swift has worked in New Orleans schools providing mental health consultation, therapeutic, and assessment services as well as providing professional development workshops to teachers and school staff.
“This is the real secret of life — to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.” ― Alan Wilson Watts