Elizabeth Becks, MA, is a third year PsyD student at Holy Family University, working under the supervision of Dr. Agnes Lenda. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Cedar Crest College, and master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Rosemont College. Elizabeth has over 10 years of experience in the mental health field working in the home, community, outpatient, and partial hospitalization settings provided both individual and group therapy. She has experience working with children, adolescents, adults, families, and couples. Being a mother and a native to the Lehigh Valley, Elizabeth understands the unique needs and challenges of the community.
Elizabeth practices from a person-centered therapeutic approach, believing in the importance of the therapeutic relationship and creating a secure and non-judgmental environment for clients to express their feelings. She utilizes aspects of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, as well as principles of Mindfulness, to support clients in developing skills to face life’s challenges. Elizabeth has special interest in working with issues related to trauma/PTSD, anxiety, depression, and neurodiversity.