Elizabeth Walker, PhD is a clinical psychologist specializing in a wide range of issues that affect children and adolescents including anxiety, fears and phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, tics, trichotillomania, and difficulties adjusting to life changes (e.g., parental divorce).
Dr. Walker obtained her PhD in Clinical Psychology from Drexel University and her undergraduate degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. She also holds a Master in Teaching from Seattle University. She completed her clinical internship and fellowship at Nemours/AI duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware. Prior to this, she completed year-long clinical rotations in the Child & Adolescent OCD, Tic, Trich & Anxiety Group (The COTTAGe) at the University of Pennsylvania; the Family Stress and Illness Program at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP); and NeuroOncology at CHOP.
Dr. Walker particularly enjoys working with children and families affected by anxiety and behavior management concerns, and is always happy to consult with professionals in the school setting to address these issues.