Susana Dinges | Therapist in Kirkland, WA

Susana is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and National Certified Counselor with over 20 years’ experience providing counseling services for adults in individual and/or group therapy. Susana provides services both in-person and virtually.

 

A native of Argentina, Susana started her career as a social worker, helping disadvantaged people in rural areas of Argentina. Susana's professional experience includes working with diverse cultures and providing services in both English and Spanish.


Susana focuses her therapeutic approach on helping her clients understand the nature of mental health disorders and the effects they have on people's lives. She values the innate expertise patients have about themselves, and helps them explore their potential to become the person they want to be.  Susana thrives helping people to look within themselves to finding meaning, to assert their values, and to make decisions that shape their lives.

Susana Dinges, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Treatment Approaches/Modalities

  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

  • Solution-Focused Therapy

  • Experiential/Person-Centered Therapy

  • EMDR therapy

Specialties

  • Women’s Issues

  • Personality Disorders

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Difficulties with Life Transitions

  • Grief counseling

  • Chronic Illness Challenges

  • Cross Cultural Issues

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

  • Self-Esteem

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Stress

  • Adjustment Disorder

  • A Deeper Sense of Meaning and Purpose in Life

  • Faith-Based Counseling

During the therapy process, Susana assists clients in discovery of their strengths, building support system, and developing healthy lifestyle to set the foundation for life success.

Education and Credentials

MA in Counseling from Argosy University, Seattle, Washington

BA in Social Work from Universidad de Córdoba, Argentina

    

Languages Spoken

English and Spanish