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Meet Dijana Dugalic, LISW

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Grandview University

Masters of Social Work, University of Iowa

Specialties

Anxiety, Depression, Life Transitions, Trauma/PTSD, Crisis Intervention, Self-harm Thoughts/Behaviors, Emotional Management, Self-esteem, Psychosis, Substace Abuse

Biography

Dijana (pronounced Deanna) is a Licensed Independent Social Worker based out of our Urbandale office. She has experience working with teens, adults and groups, on a variety of mental health issues and life transitions. Dijana is passionate about creating a safe, collaborative and judgement-free space for each client. She utilizes a person-centered and trauma-informed therapeutic approach, including modalities such as:  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). 

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