Carol McLean, Ph.D.
Dr. McLean founded Developmental & Educational Psychological Services over 20 years ago in order to provide individuals and their families the best of both clinical and educational psychological services in a private setting. She is committed to providing the highest quality of psychological assessments. She collaborates with schools, psychiatrists, neurologists, pediatricians, surgeons, and other mental health providers to help individuals access the services and interventions needed in order to reach their full potential.
Dr. McLean graduated from Indiana State University in 2001 with a Ph.D. in Psychology. She is a licensed psychologist specializing in psychological assessment from birth throughout the lifespan. She specializes in numerous developmental disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and Specific Learning Disabilities. In addition, she specializes in medical clearance evaluations for bariatric patients and pain patients.
Dr. McLean is a member of the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. The National Register has stringent requirements for education, internship and experience as a health care professional in order to qualify for membership. Dr. McLean is a member of the American Psychological Association, Arizona Psychological Association and is the current President of the Scottsdale Psychological Society.
Becky Huppert, OTR/L Pediatric Therapist
Becky is a pediatric occupational therapist with over 30 years of experience treating children from birth to five years of age with developmental delays, disabilities, and autism spectrum disorders. She is a certified Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule administrator. Becky graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma Washington. She has completed clinical rotations at UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California and St. Luke’s Behavior Health Center in Phoenix, Arizona. She specializes in autism spectrum disorders, and other developmental disorders. Becky prides herself on a family centered approach to treatment.
Laura Mayrath, M.Ed.,
Laura has 19 years experience of expertise in special education. Her passion is working with students, families, and educators to identify and address special learning needs and develop successful educational strategies for students with ADHD, Learning Disabilities, and Autism. She holds a Master’s degree in Education and is certified by the Arizona Board of Education in both Elementary and Early Childhood Special Education. Laura has served as an Associate Faculty member at the College of Education at The University of Phoenix for the past 14 years. She is a certified Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule administrator and is currently a doctoral student in clinical psychology.
Jocelyn is the office manager and insurance expert. Jocelyn is happy to answer any questions you may have about the practice, appointments and insurance. In addition, Jocelyn is a nursing student.