Donna Beck, Ph.D.
Dr. Donna Beck completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Alabama in Psychology and Criminal Justice. She earned her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology at Towson University. She then completed her Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Loyola College in Maryland. Dr. Beck is a dedicated clinician with over 20 years of experience conducting individual, group and family therapy services working with youth and families in diverse practice settings.
Dr. Beck is highly skilled in the areas of complex trauma and abuse, attachment and development, crisis intervention, and family therapy. Her areas of expertise include working with children, adolescents and young adults with emotional and behavioral disturbance and sexual behavior problems. Utilizing primarily psychodynamic and interpersonal perspectives, her special interests include working with clients struggling with anxiety, eating disorders, work place stress & professional burn out, identity development, divorced & blended families, and relationship difficulties. Dr. Beck’s nurturing, non-judgmental and challenging approach supports clients in developing insight into disordered thinking, attitudes and behaviors that influence and maintain maladaptive and destructive patterns in self-care and relationships.
Dr. Beck uses a number of evidenced based interventions to include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), & Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD (CPT).