Baytree Behavioral Health
1370 Bedford Drive
Suite 106
Melbourne, FL 32940

Phone: 321.253.8887

Krista Trefz, Psy.D.

Child and Family Psychologist, Florida Licensed

Krista Dr. Trefz is a Florida-licensed child and family psychologist who treats a wide variety of behavioral health problems and uses evidence-based psychological treatments, including cognitive behavioral therapy. She enjoys working with mothers on parent training, stress management through mindfulness, and relaxation techniques. Dr. Trefz further specializes in working with individuals diagnosed with ADHD, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), disruptive behavior disorders, sleep problems, anxiety disorders including social anxiety, and depression. Dr. Trefz regularly uses cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and parent training such as Parent Effectiveness Training. Couples therapy is also offered depending on current caseload.

Previous Positions:
Lead psychologist at Circles of Care, Inc. (inpatient hospital & outpatient)

Academic Affiliations:
Adjunct professor of Florida Institute of Technology’s online undergraduate university

Education & Training:
  • Post-doctoral fellowship in child & family psychotherapy, The Women’s Center, Melbourne, Florida
  • Pre-doctoral internship (residency) in women’s health, Northeast Florida State Hospital, MacClenny, Florida
  • Doctor of psychology, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida
  • Master of science in clinical psychology, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida
  • Bachelor of arts in psychology, The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee
Affiliations:
American Psychological Association