Emily Caproni, PH.D.

Dr. Emily Caproni is a postdoctoral resident who specializes in the treatment of anxiety, mood, and trauma related disorders, as well as, adjustment issues pertaining to family conflicts, school related concerns and identity issues with children, adolescents, families, and adults.
Dr. Caproni is focused on a wholistic, patient-centered approach towards wellness, incorporating the patient’s strengths, an understanding of their background, culture and life experiences to guide the patient towards growth, change and healing.

Dr. Caproni is particularly interested in the treatment of children and adolescents who are experiencing significant anxiety, panic, depression, and familial conflict. Her passion was fueled by her work at the University of Miami Child and Adolescent Mood and Anxiety Treatment Program where she led group parent-training and group therapy using the Unified -Protocol for Emotional Disorders in Children (UP-C). Dr. Caproni also served as a coordinator for the Brave Bunch Intensive Treatment Program at Florida international University, facilitating services for children with anxiety and selective mutism. She is familiar with existential and health psychology having worked in a pediatric nursing facility with medically complex patients.

Most recently, during her APA accredited Clinical Psychology Doctoral Internship at Memorial Regional Hospital, Dr. Caproni worked with both adult and child psychiatric inpatient populations, dealing with significant mental health issues compounded by COVID-19 pandemic stressors. She also assisted in a research study focusing on the characteristics of resiliency within her team of medical coworkers.

Dr. Caproni graduated from Florida International University Honors College with a B.A. in Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa. She graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a Doctor of Psychology degree in Clinical Psychology. She has presented and co-authored posters and research papers on child anxiety disorders and selective mutism at academic and parent focused conferences.

Dr. Caproni is well versed in humanistic and cognitive-behavioral therapy. Additionally, she is fluent in conversational Spanish.

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Meet Our Team

The Children’s Center is founded by Dr. Andrew Rosen and Dr. David A. Gross who have been practicing in South Florida since 1984. They are the Directors of The Center for Treatment of Anxiety and Mood Disorders.

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Andrew Rosen PH.D., ABPP, FAACP

Founder

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David Gross MD, DLFAPA

Founder


Ryan Seidman, Psy.D

Clinical Director
Child and Adolescent Psychologist

Dr. Elizabeth Falchook

Elizabeth Falchook MD

Medical Director
Board-Certified Psychiatrist

Joseph Brand, PH.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Alodia Diaz de Villegas, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist

Jamie Levine, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Melissa R. Koniver, PsyD, NCSP

Licensed Psychologist

Mary-Kate Barnes, PH.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Brittany Schulman, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Alexandra Licata, PH.D.

Postdoctoral Resident

Esther Klein

Esther Klein, PH.D.

Postdoctoral Resident

Esther Klein

Emily Caproni, PH.D.

Postdoctoral Resident

Ali Cunningham, Ph.D.

Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Qualified Supervisor

Meg Seidman, MS, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Dana Ball MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapist


Meredith Serota, B.A.; M.S. (ESE); RBT; ITDS

Behavioral Therapist

Elise Yonon, M.S. CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

David Krasky, Psy.S.

School Psychologist

Eden Kornblath, B.A.

Behaviorist and Education Specialist

Terri Samuels, MS

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Darbi Miller, MS

Marriage and Family Therapist Intern

Kara Lyles, MS

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Michael Klionsky

Private Tutor

Ashley Smith, MA

Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

Ashlee Kasten, MSW

Registered Social Work Intern

Full Service Center with a Multi-Disciplinary Team in One Centralized Location

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