Seaside Cliffs

ABOUT DANA

 THERAPIST 

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined” -Henry Thoreau

Welcome!

                       

My name is Dana Denson. Currently, I am dually licensed as Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas, and Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Florida. I believe that taking a leap towards wellness and beginning your therapeutic journey is a very courageous thing to do. As a therapist I am passionate and believe in using the trauma-informed care and strength-based approach with individuals who are seeking guidance and wellness. 
 

My interests and specialties include serving clients with depression, anxiety, childhood trauma, health-related issues, work and academic related stress, career exploration and change, family conflict, and much more. I utilize a variety of theories and modalities which incorporate best practices from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT), psychoeducation, and short-term problem solving.

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WORK EXPERIENCE

For the past 10 years I have worked in various treatment settings to include community-based care, residential treatment, juvenile detention, alternative school setting, managed care, and outpatient therapy.  I have served a variety of client populations to include children, adolescents, adults, older adults, couples, and families. In addition to private practice, I work in managed care providing crisis intervention, consultation, individual and family counseling services to those who are members of corporation based or public sector health insurance coverage.

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING 

I completed my Bachelor of Science degree in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences at the University of Florida. I earned a Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling at Nova Southeastern University. This was followed by a clinical internship at a youth residential treatment facility in Orlando, Florida that provided therapeutic treatment to at-risk youth, foster care, families, and adolescents who were committed to the juvenile court system. My trainings are completed on an on-going basis through a variety of continuing education opportunities.

ON A PERSONAL NOTE 

Life can throw you several curveballs. When faced with challenges I like to look at the whole picture and dissect it until the problem is resolved. Taking time to look at myself in a whole, I am made up of love, knowledge, and encouragement. I enjoy spending time with my husband and baby girl. Their presence and laughter bring me joy daily.

Seaside Cliffs

CONTACT US

ADDRESS

7676 Hillmont

Houston, TX 

Contact Us

OPERATING HOURS

Mon - Fri :

5:30 pm - 9pm 

Sat :

11am - 3pm   

             

Sun :

By appointment only

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Please be sure not include confidential  information regarding your health condition.

This form is for general questions or messages. If you are currently experiencing a crisis or emergency please call 9-1-1.

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