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Lisa L. Dittmer, LISW


Lisa L. Dittmer, LISW

Lisa Dittmer, LISW obtained her Master's Degree in Social Work in 1995 from the University of Iowa and has over twenty five years of experience working with children and families in the Des Moines area. Ms. Dittmer has practiced at multiple levels in the continuum of care including inpatient and partial hospital work and in-home therapy. She has also served as the Director of an outpatient day treatment program for adolescents. Since joining Kavalier & Associates in July of 1999, Lisa has enjoyed providing outpatient individual and family therapy services to adolescents and adults with a variety of presenting concerns. She works from a primarily cognitive approach.

Areas Of Interest:

 Adjustment Disorders
 Adolescent Issues
 Anger management
 Anxiety Disorders
 Generalized Anxiety
 Panic Disorder
 Social Anxiety
 Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
 Behavioral concerns
 Family conflict
 Marriage/Couples Counseling
 Mood Disorders
 Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
 Parenting skills
 Self Esteem
 Stress Management