Benjamin Snyder, Ph.D. provides comprehensive mental health services to children, adolescents, emerging adults, and families. Specifically, Dr. Snyder specializes in the treatment of depression, anxiety, social skills, and problematic behaviors such as defiance and impulsivity. His services include individual, group, and family therapy interventions focused on providing insight and behavioral change strategies.
Dr. Snyder is a family focused clinician, who promotes improved parent/child communication and conflict resolution. He enjoys working with individuals and families who are dedicated to the change process, and are willing to work toward improving their overall wellness.
Dr. Snyder earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2004. Shortly after graduating, Dr. Snyder began working with children and adolescents placed in residential treatment facilities and foster care. After developing a passion for working with children, adolescents, and their families, Dr. Snyder decided to obtain graduate level training to best serve these populations. Dr. Snyder completed a master’s degree in Counseling from the Johns Hopkins University in 2008, and finished his doctoral training in Counseling Psychology at the University of Georgia in 2012. Dr. Snyder successfully completed his internship at The Children’s Home/Manatee Glens Consortium. His primary and secondary rotations consisted of providing individual, group, and family therapy to children with a variety of behavioral and emotional symptoms. Additionally, Dr. Snyder has extensive experience providing assessment and therapy with children, adolescents, and families in a variety of settings; including outpatient, in home, detention, and school based mental health counseling.