Dr. Ornberg received her PhD at Palo Alto University in California and is licensed in both Maryland and the District of Columbia. She did her post-doctoral, internship and practicum experience at the Kennedy Krieger Institute/Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Center for Learning and Its Disorders/Developmental Pediatrics; Santa Clara Valley Medical Center; in addition to a number of other clinics in California.
Dr. Ornberg has extensive experience working with children, including infants, toddlers, preschoolers and primary school-aged children. She was affiliated with the Montgomery County Infants and Toddler Program for about 12 years, The Lab School of Washington, as well as her own private practice.
She enjoys performing psychological and psychoeducational assessments across the age spectrum. In terms of therapy she has primarily worked with children, ranging from elementary-aged to college, and will see patients up to age 25.
She lists her primary areas of interest as Achievement Testing, ADHD/ADD testing, Adoption/Foster Care, Attachment Disorder, Child Development, Developmental Delays, Educational Testing, Gifted and Talented Assessment/Issues, Impulse Control Disorder, Learning Disabilities (testing), Parenting Issues, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Psychological Testing, and School Problems. She also provides treatment in the following areas: Self-Mutilation-Harm, Self-Esteem/Self Concept, Step Families, Test Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Oppositional Defiance Disorders, Obsessive/Compulsive Disorders (OCD), Interpersonal Problems, Impulse Control Disorder, Grief/Loss Counseling, Generalized Anxiety Disorders, General Problems/Daily Life, Family Conflict/Problems, Depression, Attachment Disorder and Anxiety/Phobia.