Hilary Childers, MS, LPE-I
Hilary is an Independently Licensed Psychological Examiner (03-06EI) providing mental health services to children, adolescents, and families at Chenal Family Therapy in West Little Rock. She received both her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Masters of Science in School Psychology at the University of Central Arkansas.
Children’s mental health is an essential part of their overall health. Hilary’s passion lies in providing effective care to children, adolescents, and families in order to help them live happy and healthy lives. She has provided 15 years of mental health services which have included individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy, crisis intervention, behavior management, parenting skills training, intensive family services, consultation, and psychological assessment. Hilary has worked in a variety of settings including pediatric daycares, community mental health centers, public schools, therapeutic group homes, acute/residential facilities, detention centers, and medical centers.
Hilary provides a safe and supportive environment for her clients to express themselves, work through the difficulties they are experiencing, learn and practice coping skills, build confidence and self-esteem, and strengthen relationships. She is certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Hilary also uses a variety of other techniques to help clients (cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, person-centered, and therapeutic play). She has provided services to individuals experiencing challenges such as anxiety, depression, anger, trauma, grief, and behavior problems.
Hilary enjoys volunteering at a therapeutic horseback riding facility in Greenbrier, AR.