Dr. Orna D. Goldwater, PHD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Orna D. Goldwater, PHD

Save

Psychology | Female

18403 Park Grove Ln, Dallas, TX 75287 Get Directions
(469) 556-7128

Learn about this Provider

Care Philosophy

Dr. Goldwater specializes in Psychology and practices in Dallas, TX. She practices at 8 locations.

Are you Dr. Goldwater? Add your own statement here.

Read more

Dr. Goldwater's Experience

13
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

9
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

15
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Goldwater

Dr. Goldwater accepts 5 insurance carriers

Dr. Goldwater's Reviews

Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldwater to family and friends
3.3
based on 4 total surveys
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (4)
  • Helpfulness
     (3)
  • Staff
     (4)
  • Scheduling
     (4)
Experience with Dr. Goldwater
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (4)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (3)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (4)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (4)
Dr. Goldwater's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (4)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (4)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (4)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (4)
Have you seen Dr. Orna D. Goldwater, PHD?
Are you Dr. Goldwater?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!
Get started today!

Compare Dr. Goldwater

Compare this Provider

View other providers with similar experience to find the right provider for you.

View all 445 matches
×

Specialties

  • Psychology
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Adult Psychology
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Group Counseling
  • Health Psychology
  • Individual Counseling
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Women's Health Psychology

Conditions Treated

Dr. Goldwater says..

I am a Health and family psychologist.  As such I treat conditions that tend to be transferred genetically or due to environmental stressors.  Some conditions such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder can be developed due to genetic vulnerability, environmental conditioning, as well as, exposure to stressors or trauma.

Some other conditions are both physical and psychological.  For example: ADHD is a physical disorder that impact sleep, brain development, with cognitive and emotional symptoms.  Same are other neurological disorders such as MS, Fibromyalgia, ALS, and variety of medical conditions that can also lead to depression, anxiety, and sleep disorders.

Additionally, there are medical conditions that can be managed behaviorally.  In my practice, I help patients to understand the emotional impact of their condition and to learn skills that help them to manage the symptoms so can they live a productive life and reach their personal and professional goals.  

This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.
  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress

Procedures Performed

Dr. Goldwater says..

I have a masters degree and PhD in Counseling Psychology with focus on Family Psychology.  Additionally, I interned for two years with Salesmanship Club Youth and family Services, and two years with Southwest Family Institute.  I have been practicing psychology since 1989, and helped introduce Family Systems approach to the school system in Dallas. 

Since that time, I participated in many externships involving family therapy, marital/couples therapy, career counseling and coaching individuals who need skills such as social skills or parenting skills.

For many years I trained other psychologists and counselors to provide family-based psychotherapy, and social skills training to individuals and groups. 

This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.
  • ADHD Testing
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Psychological Testing
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Texas.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    Texas Woman's University

    Graduated in 1992

  • Internship Hospital
    Southwest Family Institute

    Completed in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Services

    Completed in 1991

  • Undergraduate School
    The Hebrew University, Jerusalem

    Graduated in 1978

  • Other Education
    Emotionally Focused Coupl's Therapy

    Completed in 2013

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Goldwater has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Goldwater has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Hebrew

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Goldwater does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Goldwater and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Goldwater's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Specializes in Psychology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Goldwater

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Goldwater's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Goldwater

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Goldwater says...

I am a Health and family psychologist.  As such I treat conditions that tend to be transferred genetically or due to environmental stressors.  Some conditions such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder can be developed due to genetic vulnerability, environmental conditioning, as well as, exposure to stressors or trauma.

Some other conditions are both physical and psychological.  For example: ADHD is a physical disorder that impact sleep, brain development, with cognitive and emotional symptoms.  Same are other neurological disorders such as MS, Fibromyalgia, ALS, and variety of medical conditions that can also lead to depression, anxiety, and sleep disorders.

Additionally, there are medical conditions that can be managed behaviorally.  In my practice, I help patients to understand the emotional impact of their condition and to learn skills that help them to manage the symptoms so can they live a productive life and reach their personal and professional goals.  

×

Dr. Goldwater says...

I have a masters degree and PhD in Counseling Psychology with focus on Family Psychology.  Additionally, I interned for two years with Salesmanship Club Youth and family Services, and two years with Southwest Family Institute.  I have been practicing psychology since 1989, and helped introduce Family Systems approach to the school system in Dallas. 

Since that time, I participated in many externships involving family therapy, marital/couples therapy, career counseling and coaching individuals who need skills such as social skills or parenting skills.

For many years I trained other psychologists and counselors to provide family-based psychotherapy, and social skills training to individuals and groups.