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Lyudmila Trost

About Lyudmila Trost Licensed Clinical Psychologist

After earning her bachelor’s degree in psychology (minor in child development) in the mountains of North Carolina, Lyudmila earned her master's degree in School Psychology and her doctorate in School and Clinical Child Psychology at Yeshiva University's Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology on the Einstein campus in the Bronx of New York City. In 2020, she received her licensure as a clinical psychologist.

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Lyudmila's Bio

After earning her bachelor’s degree in psychology (minor in Child Development) in North Carolina, Lyudmila earned her master's degree in school psychology and her doctorate in school and clinical child psychology at Yeshiva University's Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology.

She completed several practica in schools, community mental health clinics, inpatient and outpatient hospitals, and a foster care agency in four of the five boroughs of New York City. She then completed her clinical internship at the APA-Accredited Jefferson County Internship Consortium in Louisville, Kentucky in a school for children struggling with significant emotional and behavioral disorders, community mental health clinic, adult psychiatric inpatient hospital, and a correctional psychiatric facility.

Lyudmila provides comprehensive psychoeducational evaluations through assessing strengths and weaknesses in cognitive, academic, and social-emotional domains in children and adolescents. She intentionally emphasizes the importance of learning the family's concerns and hopes for testing. She thoroughly reviews school records and other documents. She also believes that visiting the child's school and collaborating with teachers and other school personnel is vital to an evaluation. Age-appropriate and interactive child or adolescent feedback is included as a part of the evaluation process. She also does some therapy with children, adolescents, and families. Lyudmila joined the JF&CS team in November 2016.

Designations for therapy

Individual therapy with children and adolescents 5-17 with parent or family sessions (frequency varies per case) focusing on improving coping skills utilizing cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and systems techniques; Therapy sessions with parents of toddlers focusing on parenting techniques and strategies with or without the child in the room.

Focus areas include anxiety, depression, behavior difficulties and following rules, relationship difficulties, difficulties with problem-solving, impulse-control difficulties, multicultural issues, consultations about testing and therapy.

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770-677-9427 (Office)
JF&CS Dunwoody office hours:
Monday through Thursday 9:00AM - 5:00PM (Subject to changes)
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