Emily J. Rastall, Ph.D.
Partner, EPA

Emily Rastall, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides strengths-based, goal-focused intervention to children, adolescents, and young adults, and their families. Dr. Rastall offers a cognitive-behavioral as well as a systems approach to partner with individuals, parents, and families to manage negative emotions, reduce challenging behaviors, and maximize functioning in home and school settings. Dr. Rastall completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Washington, received her doctorate from Seattle Pacific University, and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Child Study and Treatment Center in Tacoma, Washington. Her training occurred in both inpatient and outpatient settings and involved treating adults, children, and families using evidence-based interventions (e.g., cognitive-behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy). She currently provides diagnostic assessments and treatment for children and their families at the Seattle Children’s Autism Center and is the director of the parent group program at Familywise Northwest.

Areas of interest and expertise include the following:

  • Evaluation and diagnosis of Autism
  • Anxiety Disorders in Children and Teens
  • Trauma Reactions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
  • Parent and Child Training for management of negative behaviors

Dr. Rastall can be reached at (425) 967-7199.