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Dr. Kalena Skvarek has joined Phoenix Psychology & Counseling as a Post-Doctoral Resident. Dr. Skvarek is a generalist mental health practitioner who specializes in therapy, assessment, and consultation for issues regarding general mental health concerns including anxiety, depression, and stress, as well as working with trauma and post-traumatic stress. She also has experience working with people who experience suicidal and homicidal ideation, difficulties with life transitions, and difficulties with communication.

Dr. Skvarek completed her doctoral dissertation working with first responders and researching the traumatic nature of their jobs. Her research addressed the stigma surrounding seeking assistance when in a profession where someone is repeatedly exposed to trauma. Dr. Skvarek has a special interest in  working with first responders, veterans, and healthcare workers. Dr. Skvarek is under the supervision of Dr. Hait while she prepares for independent licensure.

Dr. Kalena Skvarek Psy.D.

"I seek to provide information and support to help patients live a well balanced life."