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Dr. Emily Reiss Bisignano, PsyD is a solutions-oriented psychologist, specializing with adolescents and young adults who experience depression, anxiety and suicidality. Dr. Bisignano’s clients often struggle with school/work, relationships, and motivation, triggering depression, ruminations, and low self-esteem. Dr. Bisignano provides her clients with the coping skills and safe environment that are essential for their overall success. Dr. Bisignano works with her clients to develop long lasting goals that instill within them feelings of hope and self-worth.
Dr. Bisignano utilizes empirically supported treatments, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Psychodynamic principles. These treatments aid the client as they develop an understanding of how their thoughts are connected to emotions and behaviors. Dr. Bisignano practices validation and objectivity, helping her clients feel heard, understood, and accepted. Dr. Bisignano believes that collaboration between client and clinician is key; additionally, she creates working relationships with the client’s family in order to strengthen communication and family systems.
Dr. Bisignano has provided treatment in multiple settings including private practice, community outreach, schools, and inpatient and intensive outpatient programs. Dr. Bisignano also helped establish the Suicidal Prevention outpatient program at Children’s Health, Dallas, where she treated adolescents struggling with depression and suicidal ideation.
Dr. Bisignano is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of Texas with an established private practice in Dallas. Her office is at 13101 Preston Road, Suite 504. It is in the United Texas Bank building on the Northwest corner of LBJ and Preston Road. Currently, Dr. Bisignano is providing treatment through telehealth. Dr. Bisignano is available during the day Monday thru Friday and during afterschool/work hours on Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Suicidal ideation - Support living with intense pain, distress, and feelings of persistent hopelessness; strengthening meaningful relationships and experiences in one’s life
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support
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Years of Experience: 9 years
Private Practice, Clinical Psychologist , 2016 - Present
Children's Health Dallas , Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2013 - 2014
Richland Oaks Counseling Center, Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2012 - 2013
Girls Inc. , Pre-Doctoral Intern, 2011 - 2012
American School of Professional Psychology, PsyD, 2012
American School of Professional Psychology, Masters of Arts , 2010
The George Washington University , Bachelors of Arts , 2006
Adolescent psycho-educational group that helps teens develop new skills as they share information and gain knowledge about a particular topic or issue.