Beckloff Pediatric Behavioral Center


17210 Campbell Road, Dallas, TX, USA

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Dr. Beckloff currently maintains an active counseling practice in North Dallas, specializing in treatment for children and families. He is a trained play therapist for children, and specializes in family counseling and parenting, working with children with emotional or behavioral issues, as well as children with ADD, Asperger’s disorder, and others. Dr. Beckloff also works with families dealing with divorce issues, both during the divorce and post-divorce with parents and children.

A licensed professional counselor, Dr. Beckloff has worked extensively in individual and group therapy for children. Dr. Beckloff also specializes in filial play therapy treatment—a therapeutic approach to helping children through the use of play, with the parent as the person working with the child. Dr. Beckloff also served as an elementary school counselor in the Richardson ISD, consulting with administrators, teachers, and parents, conducting individual and group counseling, crisis counseling and coordinating special programs. 

Reader comments

Dean Beckloff is amazing. He is so great with my children. He works around your hours if need be. Kid-friendly is A+. He is not only a kind man but he makes everyone involved feel included and comfortable.

- Jayson, Dallas

Dr. Dean Beckloff is a sensitive, fun and friendly counselor. His caring nature allows for relaxed and open dialogue. His advice and expertise is unparalleled. He will attend school meetings to advocate for your child, as well as offer helpful suggestions for success at home and school.

- Saundra, Dallas

Gifted at understanding and connecting with kids and adults. Intuitive, empathetic and knowledgeable.

- Laura, Irving

Super smart and so good with the kids. They trust him.

- Erin, Dallas

Dean is wonderful with children and is great with couples going through divorce. He helps kids of divorcing or divorced parents navigate through it all. He is kind, gentle, but firm with those not looking out for the best interest of their kids.

- Shannon, Dallas

Compassionate care. Truly cares about clients and family. Accessible by email for questions. Kid-friendly environment in waiting area with movies, toys and snacks. Kids enjoy going to therapy.

- Kathy, Murphy

Dr. Beckloff has an innate natural ability to connect with children, and to teach parents techniques for enhancing the benefits of therapy at home. His practice incorporates other professionals (speech; educational assessment). The office is friendly and welcoming, and centrally located at Preston and Campbell. He offers a wide span of appointment times.

- Dawn, Dallas

His patients appreciate the connection he makes with them.

- Gaynell, Plano