Jennifer Ostergaard, Psy.D.
Dr. Ostergaard, of Thriving Center of Psychology, is an experienced licensed practitioner with specialized training in neuropsychology. She has been a licensed practitioner since 2006 and completed her fellowship training in pediatric neuropsychology through the University of Minnesota Medical School’s Division of Pediatric Clinical Neuroscience. Her research and clinical interests have focused on traumatic brain injury (TBI) assessment and recovery. Dr. Ostergaard has extensive training and professional experiences in both neuropsychological evaluation and clinical therapy. This combination makes her uniquely skilled to provide comprehensive assessment and targeted therapy services to meet individual needs. Her clinical passion is driven by concussion assessment and management, as well as return-to-school and performance enhancement for student-athletes. Additional interests include treatment for ADHD, oppositional behavior, adjustment, anxiety, depression, and parent coaching utilizing a combination of behavioral, cognitive-behavioral, and play therapy techniques. She believes in a holistic approach to care, examining all aspects of an individual’s functioning, including physical, emotional, social, academic, and spiritual. Dr. Ostergaard looks forward to collaborating with you to accomplish your goals by creating positive and sustainable changes, ultimately enhancing your quality of life.