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Anastasia Sullwold Ristau, PhD, LP

Pediatric Psychologist


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Dr. Ristau emphasizes the empowerment of children and their families by incorporating mind-body skills training into cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy.

She provides psychoeducational and psychological assessments as well as psychological treatment of children and adolescents with chronic illness, chronic/acute pain, stress-related disorders, medical procedure anxiety, presurgical emotional preparation, toileting issues, depression, anxiety, ADHD, high-functioning developmental disabilities (autism and Asperger's disorder), and general self-regulation/coping difficulties.

She enjoys spending time with her husband, two young children and extended family; attending/watching football games and/or fine arts activities; and enjoying life and laughter as much as possible.

Specialties  Specialty Definitions

  • Pediatric Integrative Medicine

Professional Interests

  • Psychological evaluation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Mental health
  • Depression
  • Autistic disorder
  • Attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity
  • Asperger syndrome
  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • Clinical hypnosis



Years of Experience


Educational Institutions

  • Graduate of Auburn University with a PhD in Clinical Child Psychology
  • Master's degree in clinical psychology from Minnesota State University at Mankato
  • Undergraduate degree in psychology from the College of Saint Benedict


  • Internship in Clinical Child/Pediatric Psychology at Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missour


  • Post-doctoral fellowship in Child/Pediatric Psychology at Children's Mercy Hospital


  • American Psychological Association
  • Minnesota Psychological Association
  • Minnesota Society of Clinical Hypnosis

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PrairieCare (Chaska)


Two Twelve Medical Center
111 Hundertmark Road
Suite 205N
Chaska, MN 55318

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