Dr. Michelle Deering, Ed.D.

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

In addition to being a NJ- & NC-licensed clinical psychologist & board certified sport psychologist, I am a Mother Daughter Relationship Personal Trainer/Expert/Consultant who helps moms, mom professionals, and mompreneurs parent without guilt so they can attain their business & mom-daughter bonding goals using my TLMR® Framework. I am also a best-selling author of the book "What Mothers Never Tell Their Daughters" and Host of Mother Daughter Connections® Podcast Show (https://bit.ly/motherdaughterconnectionspod).

Education & Experience

Brown University -- B.A., Biology Cambridge College -- M.Ed., Integrated Studies/Counseling. Rutgers University -- Ed.D., Counseling Psychology I am a psychologist who is licensed to practice in NC & NJ. My practice focuses on providing both clinical services (for treatment of trauma, anxiety, depression, & performance issues) and consultation, psychoeducational workshops, and training services to athletic teams, coaches, scholar-athletes, and organizations. I have over 20 years of experience in providing services to college-aged student and scholar athletes at the Division-I, Division-III, & Ivy League levels, including providing consultation services to Montclair State University's Men's Basketball & Rutgers University's Athletics & Sports Medicine Departments in the areas of sports injury recovery & peak performance. I am also an EMDR-Certified Therapist, an EMDRIA Approved Consultant & am certified in Evolving Thought Field Therapy (EvTFT).

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Team Hill Foundation (Board Member) American Board of Sport Psychology (Board Member)

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Family Issues
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adults


  • English


Will work with a person's out-of-network benefits.