Evaluation & Treatment

I provide counseling and testing services for children, teens, and families at Arkansas Families First, LLC. I specialize in Autism, ADHD, and issues related to child maltreatment, but I also routinely work with children struggling with other problems, like anxiety, depression, and parent-child relationship difficulties.

Adam Benton

Counseling & Behavioral Therapy

I incorporate parents and school consultation into the therapeutic process. I utilize a behavioral approach to treatment, which means I help youth develop the skills they need to overcome their struggles. I use evidence-based treatments such as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Parent-Child Interaction Therapy and others.

Some common problems that I work with include:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder;   ADHD;  Behavior Problems
  • Anxiety;  Post-traumatic Stress;  Selective Mutism
  • Child abuse and neglect issues;  Sexual Behavior Problems
  • Depression; Emotional Instability; Bipolar Disorder
  • Divorce and Custody Disputes
  • Anger management;  Impulse Control; Social Skills
  • Career counseling; Grief counseling
  • Family therapy; Parent-child relationship; Attachment problems
  • Parent-training / Education

Evaluation & Testing

Psychological and developmental Testing offers the most accurate and objective assessment of emotional, behavioral and neurological functioning. Among others, I commonly assess for autism, ADHD, learning disorders, emotional and mood disorders.

Dr. Adam Benton

Some common reasons for testing include:

  • Diagnostic Clarification
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Delays
  • Child Maltreatment Issues
  • Sexuality & Risk Evaluations
  • Intellectual Testing
  • Personality Testing
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Next Steps...

Call or message me today to schedule an appointment. I look forward to hearing from you!