Though all mental health providers face challenges in adapting to telehealth, those who work with children face additional challenges. Amy Marschall, PsyD, shares five strategies to keep young clients engaged, plus two of her favorite exercises to use during telehealth sessions.


Amy Marschall, Psy.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist in South Dakota, working primarily with children and adolescents. She is trained in trauma-informed care as well as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and in 2017 became certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. In her clinical practice, Dr. Marschall works with survivors of abuse, families in the foster care system, children with incarcerated parents, clients dealing with high-conflict divorce or separation, and those growing up with other chronic stressors and traumas

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Amy Marschall is the founder of Resiliency Mental Health LLC. She is a clinical psychologist with Sioux Falls Psychological Services and the clinical director for A Change for Better. Amy is also a psychologist with ADHD Online and an adjunct professor at the University of Hartford Graduate Institute of Professional Psychology. She is a published author and receives royalties and receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. Amy has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Amy Marschall has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.