Allison Edwards is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Registered Play Therapist who specializes in working with children, adolescents and their families. She received her undergraduate degree in Education from Northwest Missouri State and a graduate degree in Counseling from Vanderbilt University.

Before opening a private practice, Allison developed and maintained a play therapy program for at-risk and immigrant children in the public school system.  In her current practice, she sees children of all ages, consults with parents, supervises counselors and writes about childhood anxiety.  She also serves as an adjunct professor at Vanderbilt University where she enjoys teaching future counselors how to work with kids.

She is the author of “Why Smart Kids Worry.” To order your copy click here

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