Psychological Assessment

Psychological testing for gifted, learning disabilities, ADHD, autistic spectrum disorders, and others.

Psychotherapy Services

Psychotherapy services for child, adolescent, parent, and family based on needs of the individual or family.

Psychiatric Evaluations

Psychiatric evaluation that includes developmental, academic, and social function with treatment recommendations.

Medication Management

Individualized medication recommendations with follow up visits to carefully monitor the effects of the medications.
The practices of Dr. Files-Hall and Dr. Lirio - dedicated to helping families cope

**COVID-19 UPDATE Both Dr. Files-Hall and Dr. Lirio are available to provide TELEHEALTH services to NEW and CURRENT clients. Please contact 941-702-9978 or to get started. See our resources page for family resources related to coronavirus.**

The individual practices of Dr. Files-Hall and Dr. Lirio collaborate to provide exceptional expertise; focusing exclusively on the unique needs of children, adolescents, and their families. We specialize in psychology and psychiatry services including comprehensive diagnostic evaluations, medication management, psychological and educational evaluations (including gifted testing), individual therapy, play therapy, parenting skills, and school consultation.

Dr. Files-Hall is an approved provider of educational/psychological evaluations in Manatee and Sarasota county school systems.

Contact Us to Schedule Psychological and/or Psychiatric Services

Our practices are located in Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch. Our office manager, Nina can be reached at 941-702-9978. You can also email Nina directly at in regards to our individual practices and available mental health services and she will get back with you as soon as possible.

Our Team
Dr. Tara M. Files-Hall
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Stephanie Lirio
Board-Certified Child/Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist
Nina Meyer
Office Manager