Empowering clients to gain awareness of their thoughts, emotions and behaviors while learning evidence-based coping strategies to promote emotional health and symptom relief.
Mental health services conveniently located in central Dallas
Jamie Pederson, LCSW and Dr. Tabatha Chansard co-founded Dallas Emotional Health to serve clients
in the Dallas/Forth Worth area who are struggling with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, parenting concerns,
behavioral difficulties, and other emotional challenges. As licensed therapists with specializations in Cognitive Behavioral
Therapy (CBT) and other evidence-based practices, Jamie Pederson and Dr. Chansard believe in empowering clients to
manage their emotional health through the knowledge and implementation of increased, targeted, and self-supportive coping skills.
Dallas Emotional Health offers treatment to patients across the lifespan: Dr. Chansard specializes in the treatment of
children and adolescents and Jamie Pederson specializes in working with adolescents and adults.
With offices in the One Energy Square Building in the Park Cities, Dallas Emotional Health is conveniently located for clients
from Highland Park, University Park, Preston Hollow, Lake Highlands, Lakewood, Knox/Henderson, Uptown and Downtown.
Tabatha Chansard, PhD
Dr. Chansard is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for a variety of emotional and behavioral difficulties. Dr. Chansard completed additional training specializing in the treatment of childhood disorders and is passionate about her work with children, adolescents, and young adults.
Dr. Chansard received her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the APA-accredited program at UT Southwestern Medical Center. During her training, she served as Chief Resident and worked with children, adolescents, and adults across a variety of clinical and medical settings. Dr. Chansard subsequently completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship at Therapy Dallas, further specializing in the treatment of anxiety disorders.
Dr. Chansard offers individual therapy and parent consultations utilizing evidence-based treatment modalities. Dr. Chansard seeks to work empathically and collaboratively with patients, their families, and other health care providers to provide comprehensive care to reduce symptoms, increase self-awareness, and promote emotional wellness.
Dr. Chansard is also the author of Conquer Anxiety Workbook for Teens, a guide that uses the latest strategies to help teens learn how to control their thoughts, emotions, and behaviors.
Click here to learn more about Dr. Tabatha Chansard on Psychology Today.
Dailyn Acosta, PhD, PMH-C, IMH-E
Dr. Dailyn Acosta is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides individual therapy services to adults. Dr. Acosta has specialized training and experience working with various populations – NICU, perinatal mental health, women’s health across the lifespan, among other areas of health psychology. Dr. Acosta integrates principles from multiple evidence-based theories and interventions with the goal of tailoring therapy to each client’s needs.
Dr. Acosta received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from the University of Notre Dame, and she completed her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the APA-accredited program at UT Southwestern Medical Center. During her training, she served in various medical settings focusing on women’s health issues, from oncology to obstetrics, gynecology, and perinatal issues. Dr. Acosta completed her postdoctoral fellowship with the Irving Harris Program in Child Development and Infant Mental Health at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.
She currently holds an Infant Mental Health Level IV Endorsement and certification in the specialty of Maternal Mental Health from Postpartum Support International. She has expert-level training in Motivational Interviewing. Dr. Acosta has presented her grant-funded research at international conferences, published her work in peer-reviewed journals, and has contributed her expertise by authoring textbook chapters.
Jamie Pederson, LCSW
Jamie Pederson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) specializing in the treatment of adults and adolescents with anxiety disorders, depression, anger management, relationship stressors and/or transitions and other emotional and behavioral difficulties. She is a specialist in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and other evidence-based practices including Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT).
Jamie achieved her Master of Social Work degree from New York University and completed post-graduate fellowships at both New York Behavioral Health and Therapy Dallas.
Though trained in evidence-based practices, Jamie believes strongly in the power of a multi-orientation approach. Jamie will choose the appropriate therapeutic intervention to address treatment goals as well as promote emotional insight and increased awareness of behavioral patterns.
Click here to learn more about Jamie Pederson, LCSW on Psychology Today.
Dennis Burchette, PhD
Dr. Burchette is a postdoctoral psychology fellow with specialized training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). He brings a wealth of experience through his background of working with a diverse population of children, adolescents, and young adults in both clinical and medical settings.
Dr. Burchette received his doctoral degree from the APA-accredited Clinical Psychology program at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas and his bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Arkansas – Fayetteville. During his graduate training, he worked with a range of patients presenting with comorbid physical and mental health concerns in a variety of settings. Dr. Burchette has extensive experience treating clients with various concerns including depression, anxiety, other mood disorders, trauma, pain management, and relationship and behavioral difficulties.
Dr. Burchette approaches therapy with a warm, accepting, non-judgmental, supportive, and collaborative nature to help achieve treatment goals. Dr. Burchette is passionate in his work with children, adolescents, and young adults, and he works to ensure an environment conducive for clients to move at their pace through their emotional wellness journey.
What we treat
Our licensed professional therapists treat a variety of emotional and behavioral issues
Individual therapy for the treatment of anxiety disorders, including:
- Specific phobias
- Generalized anxiety
- Separation anxiety
Individual therapy for the treatment of depression and mood disorders, including:
- Relationship stressors
- Life transitions
- Anger management
CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS
Individual therapy with parent collaboration for treatment of disorders usually diagnosed in childhood, including:
- Social skills distress
- Learning differences
Help navigating emotional and/or behavioral challenges with children, including:
- Behavioral modification
- Limit setting
- Positive reinforcement
- Parent relationship
To schedule an appointment, please call:
What to expect during your initial phone consultation and first appointment
to you within one business day (M-Th). During our initial phone consultation, we will schedule your first
appointment, review payment options and provide you with log in information for our Client Portal where
you can complete new client paperwork before your first appointment.
spend time at the beginning of session reviewing your completed paperwork before addressing the
reasons for your visit. If we both agree that we’d like to initiate treatment, we will discuss schedules and
determine a path for moving forward.
Access the secure Client Portal for paperwork and scheduling
To review, complete or modify your paperwork, please sign onto our secure Client Portal using the
appropriate link below. The Client Portal also allows you to view, modify, or cancel your
appointments outside of the 48 hour window in compliance with the cancellation policy.
INFORMATION AND HOURS
- 4925 GREENVILLE AVE, 2ND FLOOR, DALLAS, TX 75206
- [email protected]
After hour appointments may be available upon request.
Our office is on the second floor of the One Energy Square Building on Greenville Avenue and University Blvd. We are conveniently located in Central Dallas with close proximity to the Park Cities (Highland Park and University Park), Uptown, West Village, Lakewood, Lake Highlands and North Dallas neighborhoods.
PARKING AND DIRECTIONS
Parking is free and available both in the large lot in front of the building and also in the parking garages to the left of the main lot. For assistance with directions, please contact general reception at 214-292-6636.
To review our office policies, please click here
GET IN TOUCH
Have a question or want to schedule an appointment? Call, email or fill out the form below and someone from our team will do their best to respond within one business day (M-Th).
If you have a clinical emergency, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.