Karthik Gunnia, Psy.D, is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in the treatment of anxiety and depression in children, teenagers, and adults. He uses a cognitive-behavioral approach that involves teaching individuals how to identify, question, and alter unhelpful and problematic thoughts. Exposure exercises and other activities are also used when appropriate to help challenge old beliefs and reinforce new, healthy ones. Dr. Gunnia emphasizes collaboration and tailors treatment to target specific, personal goals. Other specialties include: assessing and treating early psychosis, increasing motivation for change,
and teaching parents effective discipline techniques.