Nancy Pratt, Psy.D.
Post-doctoral Psychology Resident
Dr. Nancy Pratt is a post-doctoral resident at Turning Point who has been working in the mental health field since 2010. She enjoys working with people of all ages, backgrounds, and identities. She is experienced in treating a range of presenting concerns such as depression, anxiety, and developmental and behavioral disorders. Dr. Pratt has expertise working with individuals who have experienced trauma, specifically sexual and physical abuse. She is skilled in individual, family, and dyadic therapy, working with clients to form strong therapeutic relationships that provide the foundation for successful treatment.
Dr. Pratt utilizes therapies that are supported by science to be clinically effective including psychodynamic therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), and play therapy. Throughout her graduate and post-graduate career, she has conducted comprehensive assessments for psychoeducational issues, social-emotional functioning, developmental disorders, psychosexual evaluations, competency, and diagnostic clarity.
Academically, Dr. Pratt earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2006, a master’s degree in counseling psychology in 2012, and a master’s degree in clinical psychology in 2016. She most recently received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the Florida School of Professional Psychology (FSPP) with a concentration in children and adolescents. During the course of her training, Dr. Pratt has provided mental health services in juvenile detention centers, community mental health centers, private practices, schools, and the university setting. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Institute for Child and Family Health in Miami, Florida.
Professional memberships are as follows: American Psychological Association (APA), Florida Psychological Association (FPA), and the Association of Play Therapy (APT).