Stephen Hendrixson is a registered psychologist who specializes in working with children and adolescents, including their families.  After graduating from the American Psychological Association accredited Azusa Pacific University in California, Stephen initially worked in the California school system identifying learning disabilities, counseling junior and high school students, and providing assessments for autism and behavior challenged youth in his care.  Following this rich experience, Stephen moved to Nova Scotia where he began working for a public health authority providing assessment and intervention for children with autism in the early intensive behavior intervention (EIBI) program for an early autism team and most recently as a member of a child and adolescent mental health team.  Stephen regularly attends professional development seminars, keeping abreast of the most current and effective treatment and assessment modalities for youth available in his profession.  Stephen has a warm and approachable personality and focuses on the client’s needs in order to address the challenges that can be overcome.