Advanced Care Team
Hendersonville Pediatrics, P.A. is pleased to offer, through special arrangement, on-site behavioral health screenings and treatment services for children from newborn to 18 years of age. These services range from brief and time-limited consultations or sessions to long-term counseling services. Common presenting concerns include behavior problems (e.g., temper tantrums, oppositional behavior, anger episodes), toileting or bed wetting difficulties, sleep problems, picky eating, anxiety or stress, habit disorders (e.g., thumb sucking, nail biting, hair pulling), behavioral treatment of ADHD, depression, family conflict, school problems, sibling or peer difficulties, and many more. As your child’s medical home, this integration between primary care and behavioral health allows Hendersonville Pediatrics to care for your child on a more holistic premise. Please talk with your child’s doctor if you feel there is a need for a behavioral medicine referral or simply call and make an appointment.
Dr. Dalton (Brevard Office) and Dr. Williams (Hendersonville Office) are Licensed Psychologists who conduct integrated private practice within Hendersonville Pediatrics. Meridian Behavioral Health and Family Preservation Services are community mental health agencies that provide co-located care within Hendernsonville Pediatrics.
William Dalton, Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist (Brevard Office)
Dr. William Dalton is originally from Corinth, MS, and earned his Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Psychology at Mississippi State University, a Master of Arts (MA) in Clinical Psychology at Appalachian State University, and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Clinical Psychology at The University of Memphis. He completed his Pre-Doctoral Internship and Post-Doctoral Fellowship via Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine with an emphasis in pediatric psychology. Dr. Dalton was an Associate Professor and Clinical Faculty in the Department of Psychology at East Tennessee State University where he was involved with both undergraduate and graduate teaching, research, clinical supervision, and service for 8 years. He is now a Licensed Psychologist in North Carolina and works as a Behavioral Health Consultant with Hendersonville Pediatrics' Advanced Care Team. Dr. Dalton has specialty training in working in medical settings with integrated care teams addressing both physical and social/emotional/behavioral health concerns. He is married with 2 children and enjoys playing guitar, running, biking, swimming, camping, and other outdoor adventures with his family as well as serving his community.
Elizabeth Williams, Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist (Hendersonville Office)
Dr. Elizabeth Conway Williams is a new member of the Hendersonville Pediatrics Behavioral Medicine team. She grew up in Spartanburg, South Carolina and received her Bachelor’s Degree from Furman University in Greenville, SC. She received both her Master’s (M.A.) and Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Clinical Psychology from East Tennessee State University. There, she received specialized training in integrative primary care behavioral health practice. She spent a year as a Visiting Assistant Professor at East Tennessee State University before returning to practice. Dr. Williams is a Licensed Psychological Associate and is currently working toward full licensure as a Clinical Psychologist. In her spare time she enjoys paper crafting and going on outdoor adventures with her husband and two young children.
Michael Thomas Licensed Professional Counselor
Michael Thomas LPC graduated from Ohio State University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and went on to complete graduates school at San Diego State. At San Diego he received his Master’s Degree in Marriage Family Therapy with a specialization in Children and Adolescence. Michael also has experience in working with special needs children. Michael Thomas has been counseling in North Carolina for over 10 years and enjoys working with us as a member of our Advanced Care Team at Hendersonville Pediatrics. Michael is a guitar enthusiast who also enjoys fitness and traveling. Michael has been part of the making of several movie soundtracks and plans to do more.
Meridian Behavioral Health Services (Brevard Office)
Meridian Behavioral Health Services provides a full array of mental health and substance abuse services in Transylvania County for children and adults. Meridian uses evidenced-based, best practices in behavioral health care, serving the community through compassion, staff excellence, a focus on the individual’s whole well-being and community partnerships. Meridian values that recovery is possible for everyone and is committed to serving the individuals in Transylvania County.