Debra Zand, PhD
Meet the Team
Dr. Zand received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology in 1997, and has been licensed in Missouri since 2000. Dr. Zand has particular expertise in conducting comprehensive Developmental, Autism, Adoption, Attachment, and ADHD assessments. She uses an integrative, playful approach to conducting therapy, and is a certified provider of Autplay, Theraplay, Partners in Parenting Education (PIPE), and the Positive Parenting Program (Triple P). Dr. Zand has obtained Level I and Level II training in Dyadic Developmental Therapy. She has completed clinical and research training on the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, as well as specialized training in conducting attachment evaluations (Marschak Interactive Method).
Kathy Pierce, PhD
Dr. Pierce received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology in 1999. She has been conducting psychological evaluations for 20+ years. She has specialized training on multiple assessments including, but not limited to, the Bayley Scales of Infant Development, the Mullen Scales of Early Learning, the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children V, the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Adults-IV, the Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale IV, the Leiter-3, the NEPSY-II, the Delis-Kaplan Executive Function System, the Tests of Variable Attention, the Wechsler Individual Achievement Test IV, the CELF-5, the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales-3, the Sensory Profiles, and many more, Dr. Pierce is a certified provider of the Positive Parenting Program (Triple P). She is also trained in the Nurturing Parenting Program (no certification required) and Collaborative & Proactive Solutions.
Care Coordinator & Parent Trainer