Dr. Meredith Bishop
Dr. Meredith Bishop is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides individual and family therapy to children, adolescents, young adults, and their families with a variety of mental and behavioral health concerns including adjustment difficulties, depression, anxiety, Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, behavioral concerns, social challenges, trauma, grief, and parenting stress. Dr. Bishop utilizes evidence-based treatment approaches to collaboratively create an individualized treatment plan with children and their families. Whether supporting families in navigating issues of daily life or complex mental health concerns, Dr. Bishop focuses on empowering patients to better understand themselves and make meaningful changes. Her clinical interests and expertise involve treating youth diagnosed with acute and chronic medical conditions (e.g., chronic pain, cancer, diabetes) and behavioral health issues (e.g., toileting, weight management). Additionally, Dr. Bishop is passionate about providing a safe, affirming space for LGBTQ+ children and families. In addition to providing direct treatment to patients, she provides guidance and support to family members and works collaboratively with schools and other professionals to coordinate patient care.
Dr. Bishop earned her doctorate degree from Georgia State University’s Clinical Psychology Program in Atlanta, Georgia. Her clinical work and research focused on the psychological and behavioral aspects of pediatric medical conditions. She gained extensive experience working with diverse patients with complex needs and enjoyed teaching Multicultural Psychology and mentoring undergraduate students at Georgia State. Her pre-doctoral internship at the Mailman Center for Child Development at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine focused on the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with a variety of medical conditions and neurodevelopmental disorders. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship training at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami, Florida where she worked on several multidisciplinary teams and gained extensive experience working with diverse patients with complex medical and mental health needs.
Dr. Bishop has published peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and has presented at national and international conferences on topics involving pediatric psychology. She is a member of the Society of Pediatric Psychology. Dr. Bishop sees patients in the South Miami office, and also provides services virtually via telehealth.