Serving: 0-6, 6-12, 13-15, 16+, 18+
Dr. Tempesta earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Rivier College in Nashua, NH, where she graduated cum laude in 1999. Dr. Tempesta earned a Master of Science, and then a doctoral degree (2004) in clinical psychology from Antioch University, New England. She completed a predoctoral internship in clinical child psychology at the Astor Home for Children, in the Residential Treatment Facility and the outpatient Clinic in Rhinebeck and Poughkeepsie, NY. She completed her post doctoral training at New Hampshire State Hospital before joining The Counseling Center of Nashua.
Dr. Tempesta is a member of the American Psychological Association and is a licensed Psychologist in the state of New Hampshire. Dr. Tempesta has been trained in clinical psychology to work with a variety of populations. Her training has included psychological assessment and therapy with children, adolescents, and their families. She has worked in acute adult inpatient settings, residential treatment facilities, community mental health centers, school systems and outpatient mental health clinics. Dr. Tempesta currently provides psychological assessment and has experience and interest in the evaluation of learning disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders, behavioral disorders, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, psychosis, grief, depression, and anxiety disorders.