Making a Personal Connection
For Change


Our clinical staff works under the direction of Dr. Wes Crenshaw, who has specialized in adolescent psychology for his entire practice. We know how to form the critical relationships necessary to improve outcomes, even with difficult teens...

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Parenting children with behavioral or psychological problems can be frustrating. Adrian Zelvy and Alisha Saucedo have a terrific pool of knowledge and experience working with families to reduce intensity and frequency of conflict, and to curb distressing behaviors...

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While Family Psychological Services specializes in adolescent, child, young adult, and family psychology, we do see clients age 25+ in a limited scope of practice, mostly for issues surrounding relationships, sexuality, anxiety, ADHD, and situational depression...

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Recent Media Appearances

- Up to Date with Steve Kraske on KCUR 89.3 FM: Video Game Addiction. It’s been 43 years since Atari released Pong. Today the video game industry posts annual revenues of nearly $24 billion two thirds of which is software. But with all good things comes risk and Dr. Wes Crenshaw says the current use pattern of video games by teens and adults can often grow beyond a fun distraction or even a hobby to become an addiction. He’s joined by Ryan Sipes a local entrepreneur and software designer to talk about how video gaming can go wrong. Click the Up to Date icon below to listen...

Dr. Wes appears on Up to Date on the second Monday of every other month...
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- Fox4 Morning Show: Grade Cards are Coming...Yikes: The school year is winding down. Dr. Wes discusses how parents can respond if their child's grade card isn't as great as they'd like. Click the the icon below to watch:

Dr. Wes appears monthly in the 9:00am hour on Fox4...
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- All Sides with Ann Fisher on WOSU 90.7 FM in Columbus: Coping with ADHD:

Dr. Wes makes occasional appearances on WOSU.

- St. Louis on The Air with Don Marsh on KWMU 90.7 FM: ADD and Relationships with author Melissa Orlov discussing how couples can struggle with ADD and how they can learn to cope. Click the STL Public Radio icon below to listen:

Dr. Wes appears on STL On the Air several times a year...
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- Read Double Take in The Lawrence Journal World:

See what Dr. Wes & Gabe Magee have to say about living with today's teenagers...
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- ADDitude Magazine:

Dr. Wes contributes to both the online and print forms of these local and national publications...
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Lawrence Office

2601 W 6th STE A
Lawrence, KS 66049-4319
Phone: 785-371-1414

Expanding to Better Serve Lawrence & Douglas County:

Family Psychological Services (FPS) is owned and operated by Wes Crenshaw, PhD, a Lawrence psychologist for over 15 years. He and his four associates see a broad clientèle from Lawrence and Douglas County. Feel free to browse this website to learn more about the clients we see and the services we provide. Keep watching this page as we add more staff in 2016.

We also offer state-of-the-art medication management for clients seen here for psychotherapy services, emphasizing interdisciplinary collaboration, ePrescribing, convenient client access, and empirically valid protocols. We believe in building a strong face-to-face relationship with our medication clients in an unrushed, accessible, and consistent atmosphere you can count on.

Dr. Wes is training all our staff, new and seasoned, to offer the top-quality service you've come to expect from Family Psychological Services. We're currently learning the research proven Gottman model of couples therapy and Dr. Wes was recently certified as a Sex Therapist by The American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT).

This is an exciting time for Family Psychological Services as we grow to meet the rising demand for services in our community. We hope you'll join us to learn why FPS is where Lawrence families want to be for mental health services.

IMPORTANT NOTE: We are not affiliated with any other practice in this building. When you come for your first appointment, please enter the door you see in the above picture in Suite A on the far north end of the building. Please check in immediately on arrival. If no one from FAMILY PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES approaches you, immediately call 785-371-1414 and we will redirect you.

Kansas City Metro Office

(Forensic Services will continue)
4200 Somerset Dr STE 214A
Prairie Village, KS 66208-5217
Phone: 913-888-8967

CLINICAL SERVICES: Family Psychological Services has served the Kansas City Metro from our office in Prairie Village since 2014. As we continue to expand in Lawrence we've found ourselves stretched too thin. We also have too many of our Lawrence clients coming to Prairie Village just to be seen.

Since our lease is set to expire in August 2106, we've decided to consolidate and expand our operations in Lawrence.

You can still come see us in Prairie Village through August 2016, but thereafter clinical services will only be offered in Lawrence. We also invite residents of the Kansas City Metro to make the short drive to Lawrence to begin services at Family Psychological Services.

FORENSIC SERVICES will still be offered in Johnson County using contracted office space. Please contact our office for availability.