Welcome to Pitts & Associates!
Since 2004, we have striven to provide the best in mental health services to the Birmingham area. Whether it’s a marriage, family, or just an individual, we have built a practice that can help you to create a healthier environment. We see all ages, all walks of life, and are interested in helping you to succeed!
1 out of every 88 children born in America has an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)—and Pitts & Associates is working to bring order and understanding to this overwhelming and isolated world. That means that more than one in every 20 families is affected by Autism, Asperger’s Disorder, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, High-Functioning Autism or other conditions […]
Self-Injury: Cutting, Purging, and Other Addictive Behaviors
Adolescents who are struggling to find ways to cope with a variety of intense emotions may resort to self-mutilation, also termed self-inflicted violence (SIV). SIV is defined as intentionally harming one’s body, without suicidal intent. These unwise coping attempts include cutting (the most common form of self-injury), burning, hitting oneself, picking at skin, reopening wounds, […]