Dr. Trefz

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Dr. Trefz is a Florida Licensed Child and Family Psychologist who treats a wide variety of behavioral health problems and uses evidence-based psychological treatments, including cognitive behavioral therapy. She enjoys working with mothers on parent training, stress management through mindfulness, and relaxation techniques.  Additionally, Dr. Trefz has worked extensively with individuals diagnosed with ADHD, Autism Spectrum disorders, disruptive behavior disorders, sleep problems, anxiety disorders including social anxiety, and depression. Dr. Trefz regularly uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Parent Training such as Parent Effectiveness Training.



Previous Positions

Lead Psychologist at Circles of Care, Inc. (Hospital & Outpatient Clinic)

Academic Affiliations

Adjunct Professor of Florida Institute of Technology’s Online Undergraduate University

Education & Training

Post-doctoral Fellowship in Child & Family Psychotherapy

  • The Women’s Center, Melbourne, Florida

Pre-doctoral Internship (Residency) in Acute & Severe Mental Illness

  • Northeast Florida State Hospital, MacClenny, Florida

Doctor of Psychology

  • Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida

Master of Science in Clinical Psychology,

  • Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

  • The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee


American Psychological Association

Dr. Trefz’s passion is to empower others to achieve their goals and maintain balance in their lives!