Nancy McWaters, MA, is a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy). Her work is with individuals, (adults and adolescents) couples and families, maintaining a private practice in Dallas, Texas. She has attended intensive training, advanced intensive training and PTSD trauma work at the University of Washington with Marsha Linehan.
With over 15 years of experience as a DBT Therapist, and as a graduate of Amberton University specializing in DBT she is currently serving as private practitioner at DBT Dallas, working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are DBT, addiciton issues, adolescent and adult mental health issues, eating disorders, and anxiety.
In addition to being a prominent DBT therapist, Nancy has presented at conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of addiction and DBT.
Nancy McWaters is an interactive dialectical behavioral therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. S/he integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, s/he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
M.A. Counseling - Amberton University
B.A. Education - LSU University/Amberton University
License, Certifications & Awards
LPC, DBT Certified
DBT Additional Training
Advanced Intensive Training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy with Marsha Linehan, Intensive Training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Emotional Regulation Training with Marsha Linehan, Prolonged Exposure Therapy and Advanced Prolonged Exposure Therapy through Behavioral Tech