Hello, I'm Valerie Peckham. I am a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist specializing in individual and family therapy and I maintain a private practice in Lawrence KS.
I have a Bachelor's Degree in Education from the University of Kansas as well as Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Psychology from Washburn University. With many years of experience working as a therapist with adults, children, and families, I am currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among my areas of expertise are Interpersonal Process Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Solution Focused Therapy. Additionally, I have developed specialized skills in Parent Management Training, Child-Parent Relationship Therapy, mindfulness interventions, and the use of art and creativity in therapy.
I am an interactive, solution-focused therapist. My therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help you, my client, effectively address personal life challenges. I work to integrate complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to you and your specific needs. With compassion and understanding, I will work with you to help you build on your strengths and attain the personal growth you are committed to accomplishing.
Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist
BS in Education (KU), BA in Psychology (WU), MA in Clinical Psychology (WU)