Dr. Agree is a clinical psychologist, licensed attorney, and certified personal coach. She is dedicated to helping adults, adolescents and couples with the full spectrum of mental and emotional difficulties, and the pursuit of their personal and professional goals.
Dr. Agree successfully combines Mentalization-Based Treatment (MBT) and other effective approaches to identify hidden patterns underlying negative experiences, and assist individuals in understanding and modifying these patterns to reduce emotional pain and harness their strengths.
Often sought out for her deep understanding of borderline and other personality issues, Dr. Agree treats many patients with features of these conditions, including abandonment depression, relationship difficulties and mood volatility. Individuals also seek her guidance in managing dysfunctional relationships, whether it be with a spouse, romantic partner, parent, sibling or child.
Dr. Agree is one of the only proficient practitioners of Mentalization-Based Treatment (MBT) in the Country, with expertise in treating adults, adolescents, and parents. She is also one of few psychologists certified to assess reflective functioning (the ability to mentalize) on both the Adult Attachment Interview and the Parent Development Interview. In addition to treating patients, she trains and supervises other professionals and doctoral students in MBT and attachment-based therapies.
Dr. Agree received her Masters and Doctorate degrees in clinical psychology from the Michigan School of Professional Psychology. There, she received the Jill Benton Humanistic Psychology Scholarship for academic achievement and was also recognized by the National Honors Society.
Dr. Agree earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Wayne State University Law School. Prior to pursuing a career in psychology, she practiced business and real estate law for 13 years.
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about her background and training.
Whether you are seeking therapy, coaching, personality assessment or parent support, Dr. Agree is available to accommodate your scheduling needs, and make it possible for you to improve your life in all the areas you desire.