Edwards, Kellie M., Ph.D

6000 Lake Forrest Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30328

Dr. Kellie Edwards is a licensed psychologist who works with infants, children, adolescents, young adults, and parents. In therapy, Dr. Edwards teaches cognitive-behavioral strategies (CBT) to children and adolescents, to help manage stress, worry, anger, and disappointment they sometimes feel. She works with parents to manage difficult child and adolescent reactions including inflexibility, rigid/oppositional behavior, refusal, crying, arguing, yelling, high anxiety, and tantrums/meltdowns/outbursts. 

Dr. Edwards provides psychoeducational evaluations for attention deficit disorders, learning and cognitive processing difficulties, anxiety, depression, and other emotional and behavioral problems.  She also has a specialty in the assessment of autism spectrum disorders, including the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS-2).  She offers developmental assessments for individuals with premature birth, medical complications, or genetic syndromes.  She tests individuals who are nonverbal or have language delays as well as those who are verbally fluent and gifted.