Dr. Amrita Singh is a licensed psychologist with a passion for working with children, adolescents, and young adults. She enjoys collaborating with children and their families to meet their individual goals. Dr. Singh specializes in providing evidence-based treatment and assessment for autism spectrum disorder, anxiety disorders, and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and related conditions. Dr. Singh utilizes primarily a cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) approach that incorporates exposure response prevention (ERP) as needed. Dr. Singh also provides parent training and is a provider trained to deliver the SPACE (Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions) treatment program.
Dr. Singh is a certified provider for the Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills (PEERS®) for Young Adults social skills program. In addition to individual and group therapy, she conducts psychological, psychoeducational, developmental, and autism diagnostic evaluations. Dr. Singh has training and experience administering assessments such as the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2) and the Brief Observation of Symptoms of Autism (BOSA).
Dr. Singh received her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University. She has worked with diverse populations at university clinics, community mental health clinics, and an academic medical center. She completed an APA accredited internship at the Elizabeth Faulk Center for Counseling in Boca Raton, Florida. Dr. Singh also completed her Clinical Child/Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Fellowship at the Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Singh works out of the Weston and Aventura offices.