Dr. Cynthia McDanal, PHD

Adolescent PsychologyFemaleAge 53

Dr. McDanal
Accepting new patients

Kindelan McDanal & Associates

4729 Us Highway 98 S Lakeland, FL 33812

Dr. Cynthia McDanal, PHD is a Adolescent Psychologist in Lakeland, FL. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. McDanal to book an appointment.

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Dr. McDanal's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavior Modification
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Family Counseling
  • Grief
  • Grief Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relationship Issues
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress
  • Stress Management

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(863) 877-1855

Dr. McDanal accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. McDanal's Reviews

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Did a really great job with my daughter. Was very knowledgeable and understanding. We wanted to do counseling sessions with my daughter with her and unfortunately she is all booked up until the middle of next year. I would recommend her. However, I would not recommend Dr. Durre whom I was referred to. In the first 15 mins she wanted a whole family counseling session, threatened me with dcf and insinuated I had family and marriage issues. "She sees this all the time". Just wow!
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Lakeland, FL – Dec 13, 2018
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Dr. McDanal Has a great education background. However her own business Kindelan McDanal Associates has not been a good experience for me. Her office staff are not trained to carry out basic tasks in their job description. Her staff get scheduling mixed up & have a poor attitude when challenged to fix their own mistakes.. The testing environment is noisy due to an all open area. She is well educated but has an attitude like she is the most qualified Psychologist in Polk County & she knows best.
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Sarah in Lakeland – Feb 24, 2018
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I can honestly say I would recommend her to anyone and everyone. She does not judge, she listens yet gives questions and insight to lead you to look at a different and healthy perspective. I have gone about 5 times and I have noticed such a growth and improvement. She is highly intelligent and is passionate about helping.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Lakeland, FL – Mar 31, 2017
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I find Dr. Mcdanal really listens to me but doesn't judge, no matter what outrageous things I tell her. After over 38 years in therapy, she was the one who finally figured out I am bi polar. Thank God for the few competent therapists we have working in Polk County! She is one of the best, and believe me, I have worked with many of the locals.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
14 people found this helpful
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Theresa Tong in Auburndale – Mar 15, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Cynthia McDanal, PHD is a Adolescent Psychologist in Lakeland, FL. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. McDanal to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Development & Aging Psychology
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Developmental Disabilities Psychology
  • Eating Disorders
  • Geriatric Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Medical Psychology
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology
  • Women's Health Psychology
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Education

Children's National Medical Center
Internship Hospital

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What are Dr. Cynthia McDanal, PHD's top areas of care?

Dr. McDanal frequently treats ADHD and-or ADD, Adjustment Disorder , and Adolescent Counseling. See all procedures and conditions Dr. McDanal treats.

Where is Dr. Cynthia McDanal, PHD's office located?

Dr. McDanal's office is located at 4729 Us Highway 98 S, Lakeland, FL 33812. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Kindelan McDanal & Associates

Kindelan McDanal & Associates4729 Us Highway 98 S Lakeland, FL 33812
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