Due to public health recommendations and mayor's orders, Healing Spaces is offering telehealth ONLY appointments until further notice. Previously scheduled clients will be contacted regarding their appointments.
New clients are welcome to schedule by calling, emailing or by doing so online.
Thank you for your flexibility and understanding.
adjective. helping to heal; growing sound; getting well; mending.
ABOUT THE PSYCHOLOGIST
Dr. Kezia Jackson (née Coleman) is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides assessment and therapeutic services. Her specialty includes working with children, adolescents, and families with a variety of difficulties, including emotional dysregulation, social difficulties, and oppositional/defiant behavior. She also seeks to provide individual therapeutic services to young adults and adults experiencing depression, anxiety, life transitions, etc. Furthermore, Dr. Jackson has a passion for serving individuals with diverse backgrounds and from traditionally underserved populations, and she has in treating children with complex trauma histories.
Dr. Jackson obtained a Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology at Loyola University Maryland in 2016. She completed her APA-accredited internship at Terry Children's Center, a resident treatment center in Delaware. During this time, she conducted psychological assessments, and individual, group, and family therapy with children and families with complex trauma history. Finally, she completed her post-doctoral residency at UMSL's Community Psychological Service, where she provided assessments and individual therapy for children and adolescents in the community.
She looks forward to working with you, your child, and/or your family.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT IS PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT?
"A psychological assessment can include numerous components such as norm-referenced psychological tests, informal tests and surveys, interview information, school or medical records, medical evaluation and observational data. A psychologist determines what information to use based on the specific questions being asked."
WHAT ARE YOUR RATES?
Therapy sessions are priced at $120/therapy hour.
Assessment services are provided at $125/hour. The entire evaluation process generally takes 8-10 hours, which includes a clinical interview, testing, scoring, reporting writing, and a feedback session to go over the results of the evaluation.
Please contact the office for specific rates.
WHAT KIND OF ASSESSMENTS DO YOU DO?
Assessment services is available for children aged 6-17. Common reasons for referral include seeking diagnostic clarity, recommendations for treatment and other accommodations, and to help one understand how one relates to others and the world.
DO YOU TAKE INSURANCE?
I accept the following insurance providers: Anthem BCBS, United Healthcare, Cigna, and Medicaid (HomeState Health, MissouriCare, Optum, and State).
Please note that insurances will not cover educational evaluations (e.g., to answer the question, "does my child have a learning disability?"). There may also be other occasions where you may be responsible for payment.
If you have any questions about your insurance coverage, please contact your insurance provider.
7777 Bonhomme Ave, Suite 1800
Clayton, Missouri 63105