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Kaitlyn Dechant, PsyD

About Dr. Dechant

Kaitlyn Dechant, PsyD, is a postdoctoral fellow supervised by Wendy Bates PsyD. She provides psychotherapy and psychological evaluations for a wide variety of concerns. Dr. Dechant has spent her undergraduate and graduate careers focusing on work with survivors of physical, sexual, and emotional trauma. She also works with children, adolescents, and adults seeking therapy services for anxiety, depression, attachment needs, life transitions and adjustments, gender/sexual identity exploration, self exploration, relational issues, and posttraumatic stress.

Dr. Dechant recognizes the strength and courage it takes to come to therapy and works to develop a strong relationship with her clients to allow for safe and open exploration of their innermost thoughts and feelings. She utilizes a variety of approaches in therapy in order to maximize each client’s unique presentation. In addition to traditional talk therapy, she utilizes art, music, movement, and play in therapy as it is relevant and appropriate based on age and needs.

Dr. Dechant earned her Masters of Arts and Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology from Adler University in Chicago, Illinois. In addition, she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in psychology from Kansas State University - Go Cats! Most recently, she completed her pre-doctoral internship at The Harris County Children’s Assessment Center working with children and their families who had experienced sexual abuse.

Dr. Dechant is currently accepting referrals for psychotherapy and psychological evaluations for children, adolescents, and adults. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Dechant, please contact her directly at (469) 580-7763 or kdechant@DTAcare.com